Mama and Her Boys will premiere their new show at the nationally recognized Harwich Junior Theatre. Opening is scheduled for September 14. Performances continue through September. Shows will take place on Friday and Saturday evenings at 7:30pm and Sundays at 2pm. There is an additional 2pm matinee on September 29. Both performances on September 29 will be ASL interpreted using the Tickets, $15-25, are available by calling 508.432.2002 or visiting www.hjtcapecod.org.
Mama and Her Boys is an original musical created by and starring Ethan Paulini, Christopher Sidoli and Wendy Watson. Through an eclectic mix of new and classic songs, they explore the dynamic, funny and touching relationship between mothers, sons and families.
Premiering as part of Cape Rep's Winter Series, Mama and Her Boys has gone on to enjoy engagements all over the east coast over the past two years, including a critically acclaimed, multiple extension run in Provincetown last June-October.
The HJT engagement will mark a new production featuring several favorite Mama and Her Boys highlights as well as a new book by Paulini and Tony Award Nominee Linda Kline (A Class Act). Tony Award winner Lucy Simon (The Secret Garden) has also contributed original music material. The HJT engagement will feature Paulini, Sidoli and Watson andJoan Kirchner at the piano. Paulini also directs this production with choreography by Sean Maddox (Broadway Bares: Happy Endings) with choreography consultant Methawee Sayampol. Lighting and Set Design is by Mark Vagenas and costume design by Shaun Daley.
Beyond HJT, look for the premiere of A Mama and Her Boys Christmas, as well a New York run in early 2013.