Staten Island's Harbor Lights Theater Company to Present MY WAY, LOMBARDI and More in 2012 Season
Harbor Lights Theater Company, under the leadership of artistic director, Tamara Jenkins and Associate Artistic Director Jay Montgomery, announces its 2012 Season of professional Equity theatre on Staten Island.
The company’s third season kicks off with an all-new production celebrating the memorable music of Ol’ Blue Eyes, MY WAY: A MUSICAL TRIBUTE TO Frank Sinatra. Directed by Jay Montgomery, the production performs from May 4 - 13 at Veterans Memorial Hall. From the 1940s swing era to the bright lights of Las Vegas with the Rat Pack and beyond MY WAY is full of songs made famous by the Chairman of the Board that include "Strangers in the Night," "I've Got You Under My Skin," "Fly Me to the Moon" and "New York, New York."
The hit Broadway sports drama LOMBARDI, runs from August 17 -26 at Veterans Memorial Hall. Eric Simonson's acclaimed play about late Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi is inspired by the best-selling biography "When Pride Still Mattered: A Life of Vince Lombardi" by David Maraniss.
Rodgers and Hammerstein’s musical masterpiece, THE KING AND I, runs from November 2 - 18 in The Music Hall. Set against an exotic background, The King and I, is the moving true story of a young English widow and her son who travel to Siam to tutor the King's children. The lush Rodgers and Hammerstein score includes "Getting to Know You," "Shall We Dance?" "I Whistle a Happy Tune" and "Hello, Young Lovers."
Auditions for roles in LOMBARDI and THE KING AND I will be announced soon.
Three-play season subscriptions are $75, $60 for seniors and students. Single tickets are $30, $25 for seniors and students. Group rates are available (10 or more). Performances are at Snug Harbor Cultural Center, 1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY. Tickets can be purchased online at www.theharborlightstheatercompany.org or by calling OvationTix box office at 866-811-4111. For more information call 718-273-7516. Follow Harbor Lights Theater Company - Facebook and Twitter (@HarborLightsTC).