THE WEDDING SINGER to Play Gig at The Gem Theatre

THE WEDDING SINGER to Play Gig at The Gem Theatre

THE WEDDING SINGER, opens on June 29 at Garden Grove's historic GEM THEATRE presented by the award-winning One More Productions - one of Southern California's leading musical theater companies.

It's 1985 and rock star wannabe, Robbie Hart, is New Jersey's favorite wedding singer. He's the life of the party until his own fiancee leaves him at the altar. Shot through the heart, Robbie makes every wedding as disastrous as his own.

Enter Julia, a winsome waitress who wins his affection. As luck would have it, Julia is about to be married to a Wall Street shark, and unless Robbie can pull off the performance of a decade, the girl of his dreams will be gone forever.

This musical takes you back to a time when hair was big, greed was good, collars were up and a wedding singer might just be the coolest guy in the room. Based on the hit Adam Sandler movie, THE WEDDING SINGER is full of heart and 80's fun!

THE WEDDING SINGER is directed by Damien Lorton and based on a book by Tim Herlihy. The cast includes: Edgar Andrew Torrens as Robbie Hart, Hannah Clair as Julia Sullivan, Lawrence Havelka as Glen Guglia, Shannon Culter as Rosie, Peter Crisafulli as George, Nicole Cassesso as Holly, Brianna Garmon as Linda, and Tim Milller as Sammy. The performance is backed by a live 7-piece band.

Performances: June 29 thru July 23. Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays at 8 pm, Sundays at 2 pm, and July 15 (Saturday) at 2 pm. To purchase tickets: www.onemoreproductions.com or call 714-741-9550 x 221.

General admission tickets are $30 each, $26 for seniors (60 and over), and $26 for children (12 years old and under). In addition, $20 Student Rush Tickets are available for Thursday and Friday performances only, available for purchase 30 minutes prior to performance in person at the Box Office with a valid Student ID (one ticket per ID) - cash only. Opening Gala Night Event Tickets, for Saturday, July 1, are $40 each and ticket holders receive an exclusive invitation to attend the post-show catered champagne Gala with the cast. As a special treat on Gala night, come dressed in your best 80's inspired costume for a chance to win the Gala Night Costume Contest!

Before or after the show, enjoy one of two Wedding Singer special drinks, "Julia Julep" or "Reception Rum Punch" right down the street on Main Street at Azteca Restaurant & Lounge. The punch is available as a virgin drink, too.

For more information or to purchase tickets, call One More Productions at (714) 741-741-9550, ext. 221, or visit the website at www.onemoreproductions.com.

About One More Productions

ONE MORE PRODUCTIONS is one of Southern California's leading musical theater companies. In residence since 2008 at the 158-seat THE GEM THEATRE in Garden Grove. One More Productions has been lauded for its quality productions of Broad musicals. One More Productions was voted one of the top five theaters in all of Southern California by the Los Angeles Times. They were awarded the Paul Harris Fellow Award by The Rotary Foundation of Orange County Imperial Court. They received a Resolution from the City of Garden Grove, and an official recognition from the County of Orange.

THE GEM THEATRE, recently underwent a major reconstruction, adding a state-of-the-art sound system, newly refurbished theater seats , and a reconfigured stage. The theater also boasts a new $80,000 lighting system, three separate lobbies, and two separate concession areas and is ADA accessible. THE GEM is just moments away from the Garden Grove Freeway (22) and offers plenty of free parking.

For more information or to purchase tickets, call One More Productions at (714) 741-9550, ext. 221, or visit the website at www.onemoreproductions.com.

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