Hundred Days is an uncensored, exhilarating and heartrending true story about embracing uncertainty, taking a leap, and loving as if you only had 100 days to live. With magnetic chemistry and anthemic folk-punk music, creators and stars Abigail and Shaun Bengson explore a fundamental question: how do we make the most of the time that we have?
2018 Lucille Lortel & Drama League Nominee for Outstanding Musical
"The Bengsons offer luminous hope that a new generation of talent is taking up Stephen Sondheim's mantle of exquisite ambivalence." - Ben Brantley, The New York Times (2-time Critics' Pick)
The show premiered in NY at The Public Theater's Under the Radar Festival in Jan 2017 (where it received its first Critics' Pick review in the NY Times) , and then had a full production at New York Theatre Workshop in November & December of that same year (where it received its second Critics' Pick review). Thanks to the success and momentum of the NYTW run, we are actively putting together a tour to to launch in the 18/19 season! First up, La Jolla Playhouse September 22-October 21, 2018.
Book by The Bengsons & Sarah Gancher / Music & Lyrics by The Bengsons / Directed by Anne Kauffman / Movement Direction by Sonya Tayeh