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Photo Coverage: Sneak Peak at Encores! The Apple Tree

May 6
8:30 AM 2005
BroadwayWorld brings you a sneak peak at The Apple Tree rehearsals with Kristin Chenoweth, Michael Cerveris, and Malcolm Gets. The engagement, which runs May 12-16, 2005, also marks Music Director Rob Fisher's final production as Encores! Music Director - a position he has held for Encores! entire 12-year history. The production is directed by Gary Griffin.

The Apple Tree features music by Jerry Bock and lyrics by Sheldon Harnick (Fiddler on the Roof, She Loves Me, Fiorello!); and a book by Messrs. Bock, Harnick and Jerome Coopersmith.

THE APPLE TREE Performance Schedule:Thursday, May 12, 8:00 p.m.Friday, May 13, 8:00 p.m.Saturday, May 14, 2:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.Sunday, May 15, 6:30 p.m.A special gala performance will also also take place on Monday, May 16, 7:00 p.m.Tickets for the 2005 ENCORES! season are available at the New York City Center Box Office, through CityTix® at 212-581-1212, or online at



The Apple Tree!

Music Director Rob Fisher prepares to play

Malcolm Gets and Kristin Chenoweth

Kristin Chenoweth

Michael Cerveris and Kristin Chenoweth

Rob Fisher and Kristin

Rob Fisher (Conductor, Musical Director) with Gary Griffin (Director)

Kristin joins Rob at the piano... does Malcolm... does Michael.

A group shot!

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Ben Strothmann Ben Strothmann has been a portrait and theatrical photographer since 1995. Since building his first darkroom in his hometown of Milwaukee WI, his portrait studio now looks out over Manhattan where he shoots headshots and production photos. Born to a famous cheesecake lady (Suzy Strothmann of Suzy's Cream Cheesecakes), Ben is also an actor and pianist. Currently he lives in Astoria and studies guitar and Icelandic. Ben is also a volunteer for The Heart Gallery ( and helps NYC foster children find permanent, loving families. Ben is proud to be a part of the world famous singing waitstaff at Ellen's Stardust Diner. See for more info.