The Actors' NET of Bucks County concludes its 16th season presenting the blockbuster musical Gypsy, suggested by the memoirs of burlesque queen Gypsy Rose Lee. With a book by Arthur Laurents, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and music by Jule Styne, this legendary musical boasts one of the most brilliant scores in Broadway history. NET C0-founder Joe Doyle directs Margo O'Moore of Dresher as "Momma Rose," Jack Bathke of Robbinsville, NJ as "Herbie," Brooke Calderone of Yardley as "June" and Sarah Webster of Morrisville as timid "Louise," a.k.a. Gypsy Rose Lee. With musical direction by Pat Masterson and choreography by Dani Tucci-Juraga, the production also stars Susan Fowler of Newtown, Wendy Graham-Hugo of Yardley and Jeannine Ducharme Haight of Pennington, NJ as the three strippers who tutor Louise in the fine arts of shedding her clothes. Featuring (alphabetically) Ken Ammerman, Christopher Cherin, Stacy Danka, Mitch Gerson, Marco Newton, Jack Petzko and many more! Assistant directed by Maryalice Rubins-Topoleski, stage managed by Kelly E. Allen and assistant stage managed by Andrew McManus. Entire production designed by NET Artistic Director Cheryl Doyle. Produced by special arrangement with Tams-Witmark, Inc.
DATES: July 13 – 29, 2012. (Please note, there are 12 performances over three-weekends.)
TIMES: All three weekends: Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m.
Also, Thursday July 19 and 26 at 8 p.m. and a special matinee Saturday July 28 at 2 p.m.
PLACE: The Heritage Center, 635 North Delmorr Avenue (Route 32), Morrisville, PA – near the Calhoun Street Bridge.
ADMISSION: $20 for adults, $17 for seniors and $10 for children age 12 and under. Rated PG. To reserve, call the nonprofit Actors' NET at 215-295-3694 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. On-line tickets can be purchased via www.brownpapertickets.com.