Photo Flash: First Look - THANK YOU, MINERVA, Opening Tomorrow at Secret Rose Theatre

Get a sneak peek below at the World Premiere Musical Thank You, Minerva opening this Friday July 12th at the Secret Rose Theatre in North Hollywood. Secret Rose Theatre - 11246 Magnolia Blvd. - North Hollywood, CA 91601 in the heart of the NoHo Arts District. It will run for six weeks with shows on Friday evenings at 8, Saturday evenings at 8 and Sunday afternoons at 3. Opening July 12, 2013 thru August 18.

Thank You, Minerva tells the story of the beautiful Roman Gods Minerva, Juno and Jupiter coming down to earth to inspire lyricsts to create the hit songs we know today. Hits songs include Can't Help Falling In Love With You, Eve of Destruction, My Mammy and God Bless the U.S.A. The musical also features original music by Alan Stillson.

The creative team includes Alan Stillson producer/writer, Alissa-Nicole Koblentz director, Bonnie Janofsky musical director, Patrick T. Rogers as production manager and Natasha Baumgardner as costume designer.

The cast includes Rachel Berman as Minerva (Chicago, I Remember Lou), John McCool Bowers as Jupiter(Criminal Minds ,Weeds) and Julia Shear Kushner as Juno (Hair,Fiddler on the Roof ) Featuring Jackson Smith (Into the Woods , You're a Good Man Charlie Brown) Jonathan Byram (Ben Hur,Hairspray) and Rachel Howe (The Importance of Being Earnest,A Midsummer Night's Dream) playing American lyricsts.

Tickets available for presale at or call 818-884-4284. For more information on the show go to


Julia Shear Kushner, John McCool Bowers and Rachel Berman

Rachel Berman, Rachel Howe

Rachel Berman, John McCool Bowers

Rachel Howe, Jonathan Byram and Julia Shear Kushner

Jonathan Byram, Rachel Berman and Jackson Smith

Entire Cast

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