The Broadway-bound new musical THE NUTTY PROFESSOR, premiering next week at TPAC in Nashville, will feature the talents of Broadway favorites Mark Jacoby
, Marissa McGowan
and Michael Andrew
as Dean Warfield, Stella Purdy and Julius Kelp respectively. View rehearsal photos below!
The new musical comedy, with direction from Jerry Lewis
, is based on his 1963 comedy, in which geeky chemistry Professor Julius Kelp concocts a formula to turn himself into the ultimate heartthrob and win the affection of the stunning Stella Purdy. The film achieved international success and was named in the American Film Institute’s “100 Years… 100 Laughs” list of the top 100 comedies of the 20th Century.
Tickets for “The Nutty Professor” Musical are on sale now and available at tpac.org
, by calling (615) 782-4040, or visiting the TPAC Box Office at 505 Deaderick Street in Nashville. For group tickets, call the TPAC Group Sales Office at (615) 782-4060.
Photo Credit: Rob Livings
Michael Andrew and Marissa McGowan rehearse a song at the piano with help from conductor Stephen Kummer.
Members of the ensemble prepare to run through a musical number.
Ensemble member, Meghan Glogower, follows choreographer JoAnn Hunter's lead at rehearsal.
Members of the ensemble run through the steps of a dance number during rehearsals.
Choreographer JoAnn Hunter walks Michael Andrew through a dance number.