From the visionaries that rocked Broadway with Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Avenue Q and Spring Awakening, HEAD OVER HEELS is a laugh-out-loud love story is set to the music of the iconic 1980’s all-female rock band The Go-Go’s, featuring the hit songs, “We Got the Beat,” “Our Lips Are Sealed,” “Vacation,” Belinda Carlisle’s “Heaven is a Place on Earth” and “Mad About You.” A hilarious, exuberant celebration of love, HEAD OVER HEELS follows the escapades of a royal family on an outrageous journey to save their beloved kingdom from extinction – only to discover the key to their realm’s survival lies within each of their own hearts.

Head Over Heels
closed at Theater Wit
on September 8, 2019.


“THREE AND A HALF STARS” — Chicago Tribune


Time Out Chicago Show To See!


1 Jeff Award Win:

  • “Best Choreography” – Breon Arzell

5 Other Jeff Award Nominations:

  • Best Musical
  • Best Direction
  • Best Costume Design
  • Best Lead Performer
  • Best Supporting Performer


Derek Van Barham & Elizabeth Swanson, Directors

Chris Rhoton, Scenic Designer

Kate Booth, Fight Choreographer

Patrick O’Brien, Sound Engineer

Emily Boyd, Paint Charge


Kyra Leigh, Music Director

G. “Max” Maxin IV, Lighting Designer

Michael J. Patrick, Sound Designer

Nicholas ReinhartProduction Manager

Breon Arzell, Choreographer

Uriel Gomez, Costume Designer

Adam Borchers, Props Designer

Johnnie Schleyer, Technical Director

Zachary GipsonTechnical Director

Hannah Cremin, Stage Manager

Sarah Scanlon, Intimacy Director

Abby Letscher, Master Electrician

Rachel Caffey, Assistant Stage Manager

Bridget Adams-King, Pamela

Caitlyn Cerza, Philoclea

Parker Guidry, Pythio

Patrick O’Keefe, Swing

Marco Tzunux, Ensemble

Jeremiah Alsop, Musidorus

Caitlin DobbinsEnsemble, u/s Pamela

Courtney Dane Mize, Swing

Deanlìs Resto, Mopsa

Emily Barnash, Ensemble, u/s Mopsa

Britain GebhardtEnsemble, u/s Gynecia

Kaimana Neil, Ensemble, u/s Musidorus

Shane Roberie, Dametas

Frankie Leo Bennett, Basilius

Connor Giles, Ensemble, u/s Basilius

Liz Norton, Gynecia

Tiffany T. Taylor, Ensemble, u/s Philoclea


Photos by Michael Brosilow.