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Drowsy Chaperone Opens Friday!

The Maple Shade Arts Council proudly presents…
The Drowsy Chaperone
A Musical within a Comedy

July 8 @ 7:30PM (followed by reception for audience and cast)
July 9 @ 7:30 PM
July 10 @ 2PM (senior discount performance – $10)
July 14 @ 7:30PM (children discount night – $10)
July 15 @ 7:30PM
July 16 @ 7:30PM

Location: OLPH Nolan Hall
236 E Main St, Maple Shade Township, NJ 08052

Tickets: $18-adults $15-seniors (60+) $15-children (17 and under)

Purchase tickets online at www.msartscouncil.org/order-tickets or leave a message at the box office at 856-638-8940

Synopsis: Winner of 5 Tony Awards (including Best Book and Best Original Score), The Drowsy Chaperone is a loving send-up of the Jazz age musical featuring one show-stopping song and dance number after another. With the houselights down, a man in a chair appears on stage and puts on his favorite record: the cast recording of a fictitious 1928 musical. The recording comes to life and The Drowsy Chaperone begins as the man in the chair looks on. Mix in two lovers on the eve of their wedding, a bumbling best man, a desperate theatre producer, a not so bright hostess, two gangsters posing as pastry chefs, a misguided Don Juan and an intoxicated chaperone, and you have the ingredients for an evening of madcap delight.

Director – Brian Padla
Producers – Michael Melvin and Jillian Starr-Renbjor
Music Director – Cameron Stringham
Choreographer – Sarah Dugan
Stage Manager – Chrissy Wick

Man in Chair – Dennis Dougherty
Robert – Connor Twigg
Janet – Nicolette Palombo
George – Joseph Lee
Kitty – Sarah Harris
Trix – Casey Grouser
Mrs. Tottendale – Maureen Scallatino
Underling – James Gallagher
Feldzieg – Matthew Maerten
Drowsy Chaperone – Gabrielle Affleck
Gangster #1 – Debbi Heckmann
Gangster #2 – Lori A. Howard
Aldolpho – Antonino Baldasari
Ensemble – Alex Davis, Haley Melvin, Mary Melvin,
Kevin Roberts, Frankie Simpson, Amber Stolarski

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