MusicalFare Theatre to Present LA CAGE AUX FOLLES, 9/4-10/13
Audiences may be familiar with the story of LA CAGE AUX FOLLES from the popular movie, The Birdcage, starring Robin Williams. LA CAGE AUX FOLLES won the 1983 Tony Award for Best Musical. Twenty seven years later, a new production of this musical comedy classic won the 2010 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical. LA CAGE... is a tuneful and touching tale of one family's struggle to stay together, stay fabulous and above all else, stay true to themselves! With a glorious score of hummable melodies by Jerry Herman, author of HELLO DOLLY! and MAME, LA CAGE...will be making its professional regional premiere in this production at MusicalFare.
The production stars Sarah Blewett, Charmagne Chi, Kevin Donohue, Gregory Gjurich, Matthew Iwanski, Steve Jakiel, Dudney Joseph, Nicholas Lama, Katy Miner, Marc Sacco, Raphael Santos and Ben Puglisi as "Zaza/Albin." Set Design is by Chris Schenk, Lighting & Sound Design is by Chris Cavanagh, Costume Design is by Kari Drozd and Hair, Wig and Makeup Design is by Susan Drozd.
The performance schedule is September 4th - October 13th at MusicalFare Theatre, Wednesdays at 7:00pm, Thursdays at 7:00pm, Fridays at 8:00pm, Saturdays at 4:00pm and 8:00pm and Sundays at 2:00pm. There will be a special "half-price preview" on Tuesday, September 3rd at 7:00pm. Meet-the-cast talkbacks take place after all Wednesday performances EXCEPT opening night, September 4th.
Ticket prices are $40 for all performances. Student and Group rates available.
Ticket reservations may be made by calling 716-839-8540 or online at www.musicalfare.com.
Pictured: Gregory Gjurich, Dudney Joseph and Ben Puglisi