Marblehead Little Theatre Presents "Spring Awakening"
October 13 - October 23, 2011
Marblehead Little Theatre announces its upcoming production of “Spring Awakening”, based on the play by Frank Wedekind. Music by Duncan Sheik. Book & Lyrics by Steven Sater.
The rock musical is an adaptation of the controversial 1891 German play by Frank Wedekind. Set in the late 19th century Germany, it concerns teenagers who are discovering the inner and outer tumult of sexuality. “Spring Awakening” received eleven Tony Award Nominations and won eight Tony Awards in 2007.
“Spring Awakening” is directed by Steve Black and is being co-produced by Craig Massey and Judy Wayne. Musical director is Lianne Goodwin and the play is being choreographed by Lara Finn.
The cast includes Melchior – Allen Yannone, Wendla – Jacqui Amrich, Ernst – Ricky DeSisto, Hanschen – Chris Mroczskowski, Georg - Alex Grover, Moritz – Tyler Strawhecker, Otto – Bernie Baldassaro, Anna – Kara Nelson, Ilse – Julie Schoenthal, Martha – Amanda Arruda, Thea – Brianna Fogden. Adult Ensemble – Ursina Amsler, Meghan Holtz and Bruce Whear. Ensemble Joe Boyce, Nate Bertone, Maryanna Devlin and Bethani Boccia.
Performance dates: October 13, 14, 15 & 20, 21, 22 (Thurs-Sat) 7:30pm; October 16 & 23 (Sun matinee) 2:00pm
Tickets are now on sale. They may be purchased online or at the door:
Adults: $20 (in advance), $25 (at the door)
Students: $15 (Student ID's will be checked)
Under the age of 18 will not be admitted without parent.
Please visit www.MLTLIVE.org for more information.
PARENTAL ADVISORY: “Spring Awakening” contains strong language partial nudity and sexually explicit material.
Press contact: Susan Parker, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 978-500-6895