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Essex got a bump from the Boston Globe today and the Playhouse is mentioned as is Ivoryton Library. Follow the link………
Life Could Be A Dream – Open Auditions – February 4 at Pearl Studios in NYC
Follow this link to find audition information and sides.
Follow this link to see the segment aired on Channel 3 News last night featuring Kris Connors and Jacqui Hubbard.
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Life Could Be A Dream
March 13th – March 30th, 2013 (no performance Sunday, March 31st)
by Roger Bean
From the writer of The Marvelous Wonderettes comes this fabulous, feel-good musical. Meet the Crooning Crabcakes as they prepare to enter the Big Whopper Radio Contest and realize their dreams of making the big time. Featuring classic 60’s doo-wop hits Fools Fall in Love, Unchained Melody, Lonely Teardrops and many more.
Other People’s Money
April 17th – May 5th, 2013
By Jerry Sterner
A corporate raider threatens a hostile take-over of a New England “Mom & Pop” company. The patriarch of the company enlists the help of his secretary’s daughter, who is a lawyer, to try and protect the company. What follows is a snowballing plot of financial manipulations, unlikely alliances a surprising twist at the end.
June 5th – June 23rd, 2013
by Mike Reiss
A brand new play from one of the writers of The Simpsons, I’m Connecticut is a wacky, fast-paced, sweet romantic comedy about Marc, a Connecticut native who struggles with relationships and feelings of inadequacy – why? Because he comes from Connecticut – land of steady habits, sanity and politeness. A must-see comedy for anybody from the Nutmeg State!
July 3rd – July 28th, 2013
Music by Tom Snow, Book and Lyrics by Dean Pitchford
One of the most explosive movie musicals bursts onto the live stage with exhilarating results. A heartfelt story of a father longing for the son he lost and of a young man aching for the father who walked out on him. The rockin’ rhythm of the Top 40 score includes Let’s Hear it for the Boy, Almost Paradise, and, of course, Footloose.
August 7th – September 1st, 2013
A smash Broadway musical, Dreamgirls captures the spirit and hope of Motown when a girl group from Chicago makes it big. In a business controlled by men, the female trio fights for recognition, fellowship and love as superstardom challenges their musical and cultural identity. Dreamgirls sizzles with sparkling dance and R&B soul – Featuring the hit songs Dreamgirls; And I am Telling You I’m Not Going and One Night Only.
I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change
September 25th – October 13th, 2013
Book by Joe DiPetro, Music by Jimmy Roberts
This hilarious revue pays tribute to those who have loved and lost and lived to try again. Smartly conceived with catchy tunes and witty lyrics, this affectionate look at love and marriage is as amusingly appropriate today as when it first opened in New York in 1996.
The Seven Year Itch
October 30th – November 17th, 2013
By George Axelrod
A fabulously funny farce from the fifties! The play takes a humorous look at the problems of a typical married man whose wife and son have gone to the beach for the summer. Alone in the apartment, he is unprepared for the arrival of a stunning new upstairs neighbor.
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Single tickets available February 14, 2013!