Continuing its tradition of bringing Broadway's favorites back to life, SMTC is proud to announce their next production, the classic musical Man of La Mancha, for a special engagement. Performances will take place at the intimate 300-seat Dorrance Auditorium on the beautiful campus at Phoenix Country Day School (3901 E. Stanford Drive, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253). This full production of will feature an incredible cast and a full live orchestra, a rarity in town. Show dates are:
· Thursday, December 27th @ 7:30PM
· Friday, December 28th @ 8:00PM
· Saturday, December 29th @ 8:00PM
· Sunday, December 30th @ 2PM
, who portrayed Tevye with such depth and passion in SMTC's Fiddler on the Roof
, will return to bring the iconic role of Don Quixote back to life in splendid fashion. Plus, 2012 AriZoni Award nominee Hector Coris
, who brilliantly starred as Pseudolus in SMTC's production of A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
, will play his comical sidekick, Sancho and Alexus Poulette will be making her SMTC debut as the fiery Aldonza. Four-time AriZoni Award winner Matt Newhard will portray the Padre and national tour stage veteranRon Jennings will portray the Governor/Innkeeper. Patrick Salazar is cast as Dr. Carrasco, Nicole Bond is Antonia, Cantor Melissa Berman is The Housekeeper and Jonathan Brown is the Barber.
The 1965 Tony Award-winning musical, written by Dale Wasserman
with music by Mitch Leigh
and lyrics by Joe Darion
, and contains the classic songs "The Impossible Dream", "Dulcinea" and "Little Bird" will be directed and choreographed by SMTC executive producer and theatre veteran, David Hock. The 18-piece orchestra will be conducted by Tim Verville.
Reserved seating tickets are now on sale for $24.50 with senior and student discounted tickets available for $19.50. Special ticket pricing for groups of 15 or more. Tickets can be purchased on-line at the company's website, www.scottsdalemusicaltheater.com
or by calling (602) 909-4215