A musical with a classical story built around songs by the most popular all-female rock band of all time.
‘Head Over Heels’: Conceived by and original book by Jeff Whitty, adapted by James Magruder. Music by the Go-Go’s. Directed and choreographed by Brian Finnerty. Opens 7:30 p.m. Thursday and continues through March 8 at the Players Centre for Performing Arts, 838 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota. 941-365-2494; theplayers.org
The Players Centre is spreading the iconic 1980s beat of The Go-Go’s for its production of “Head Over Heels.”
The production, which runs Thursday through March 8, features songs made famous by the all-female rock group The Go-Go’s, including “We Got the Beat,” “Vacation,” and “Our Lips Are Sealed.” The play also includes hits by the group’s lead singer, Belinda Carlisle, such as…