Photo Flash: First Look at Nagle Jackson's OPERA COMIQUE at The Sherman Playhouse, 7/13

June 29
7:46 AM 2012
This summer, The Sherman Playhouse will premiere the comedy, OPERA COMIQUE, by Nagle Jackson. The production opens July 13 at 8:00 p.m. for a four-week run.  BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production photos below.

Sparkling wit and door-slamming farce are delightfully presented in OPERA COMIQUE. The play, a wacky blend of musical history and hilarious conjecture, takes place on the night in 1875 when Georges Bizet's Carmen had its premiere. The setting is the Opera Comique, a theatre in Paris devoted (much to Bizet’s dismay) to more popular offerings than those offered at the grand Paris Opera. The breakneck pace, mistaken identities, tangled relationships, and ribald double entendres provide the dazzling backdrop to an intricate tangle of lust, infidelity, and murder.

Besides Farnol, the production crew consists of assistant director Laura Gilbert, costume designer Terry Hawley, producer Robin Frome, and stage manager Abby Hambidge.

OPERA COMIQUE runs July 13,14 20,21,22 27,28 August 3,4. Curtain time is 8:00 p.m. Fridays & Saturdays, with a 2:00 p.m. Sunday matinee on July 22. Tickets for all shows are $20 for general seating.

Reservations can be made online at www.shermanplayers.org or by calling the box office at (860) 354-3622. The Sherman Playhouse now accepts credit card payments both online and at the door.
The Sherman Playhouse is a local, non-Equity theatre company located on 5 Route 39 North (next to the firehouse) in Sherman, Conn.

Photo Credit: Josh Siegel

Photo Flash:  First Look at Nagle Jackson's OPERA COMIQUE at The Sherman Playhouse, 7/13

Photo Flash:  First Look at Nagle Jackson's OPERA COMIQUE at The Sherman Playhouse, 7/13
Jeff Solomon, Jenny Schuck, and Kate Morris

Photo Flash:  First Look at Nagle Jackson's OPERA COMIQUE at The Sherman Playhouse, 7/13
Jenny Schuck and Jeff Rossman

Photo Flash:  First Look at Nagle Jackson's OPERA COMIQUE at The Sherman Playhouse, 7/13
Jenny Schuck, Jeff Solomon, and Kate Morris

Photo Flash:  First Look at Nagle Jackson's OPERA COMIQUE at The Sherman Playhouse, 7/13
John Taylor and Sara Pannaccio

Photo Flash:  First Look at Nagle Jackson's OPERA COMIQUE at The Sherman Playhouse, 7/13
Laura Gilbert and Adam Battelstein

Photo Flash:  First Look at Nagle Jackson's OPERA COMIQUE at The Sherman Playhouse, 7/13

Connecticut THEATER Stories | Shows  Like BWW CT  Follow BWW CT




Advertisement Advertisement

BROADWAYWORLD TV

HAIRSPRAY LIVE! Latest - STAGE TUBE: HAIRSPRAY LIVE! Drops an Extended First Look!
SCROOGE The Musical in BroadwaySCROOGE The Musical
Kweskin Theatre (CURTAIN CALL)
(Runs 11/18 - 12/17) PHOTOS
PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT
Connecticut Theatre Company
(Runs 7/7 - 7/23)
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time in BroadwayThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts [Belding Theater]
(Runs 12/27 - 1/1)
Kinky Boots in BroadwayKinky Boots
Palace Theater
(Runs 12/6 - 12/11)
Constantine Maroulis in BroadwayConstantine Maroulis
The Ridgefield Playhouse
(Runs 2/2 - 2/2)

VIEW ALL ADD A SHOW AUDITIONS

Save $$$ on Tickets to:
Backstage with Richard Ridge
JERSEY BOYS' Mark Ballas
Backstage Bite
Thanksgiving Special!
Turning the Tables
Randy Rainbow w/ FIDDLER Cast
  Chewing the Scenery with Randy Rainbow
Randy Rainbow Checks in w/ Liza to Chat HAIRSPRAY, Pence & More!
KID CRITICS
KID CRITICS at BLUE MAN!
BROADWAY SESSIONS
Open Mic'ers Bring It All to Broadway Sessions!
Advertisement AdvertisementAdvertisement Advertisement Advertisement Advertisement Advertisement