The film is an intimate portrait of James Dean on the cusp of achieving notoriety as both a great actor and an Amerian icon. Set primarlily in the early 1950’s and focusing on Dean’s experiences as an up-and-coming actor in Hollywood.
“Be Happy! (the musical)” is a whimsical and unconventional comedy that weaves together the lives of a diverse group of characters while exploring themes of love, friendship, and the pursuit of happiness, often blending natural conversation with musical interludes and Shakespearean references.
Directed by Ventura Pons