Rage of the Heart
The musical takes place in 12th century Paris and is based on a true story. The plot centers around the love relationship between Abelard and Heloise. Poet, philosopher, singer, teacher, Abelard is the most famous man of his age. Because his thinking and teaching are way ahead of his time, he inevitably runs into trouble with the political/religious authorities of the day. Heloise is his gifted young student. Together, they face incredible obstacles and conflicts. Through it all, their love grows into a magnificent testimony of transcendent human love. Rage of the Heart dramatizes and sings of the extraordinary heights that the human heart and mind can reach.