Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts Kicks Off the New Year With Original Musical Revue 'Under the Boardwalk'
Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts in Kenner's Rivertown will kick off 2014 with an original locally written musical revue, Under The Boardwalk, presented on the Main Stage from January 10-26, 2014.
In the same genre as last season's popular Class of '70 Something, the show celebrates some of the greatest songs ever written, featuring a big band and the famous harmonies of The Four Seasons, Beach Boys, Doo-wop, and Motown. Audience favorites include "My Girl," "Blue Moon," "Ain't Too Proud to Beg," "I Get Around," "Walk Like a Man," "Oh What a Night," and many more.
Under the Boardwalk was penned by New Orleans natives Richard Arnold and Kasey Marino to showcase the best hits of their popular high-energy vocal quartet, the "Big Easy Buddies." The "Buddies" were founded in 2011 with a goal of producing Broadway-caliber theatrical performances primarily marketed to the cruise, casino, corporate, and hospitality industries. They've garnered rave reviews for their "tight vocals, scripting and movement" (Carl Mack, Carl Mack Presents). For more information, see http://www.shore-thing.org.
Cast members, consisting of several familiar faces to the Rivertown stages, are:
Richard Arnold (also Director & Musical Director)
Frank Von Hoven
Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts is located at 325 Minor St. in the heart of Rivertown, Kenner LA. Plenty of free parking is on the streets around the theater.
Thursday January 23 at 8:00 pm
Fridays & Saturdays January 10 & 11, 17 & 18, 24 & 25 at 8:00 pm
Sundays January 12 & 18 at 2:00pm
January 26 at 2:00 pm
$38.50 for Adults; $36.50 for Seniors; $33.50 for Students/Active Military/Children
Corporate and individual sponsorships, season tickets, group and military discounts are available as well. To purchase, please call the Box Office: (504) 461-9475 or (504) 468-7221 or visit www.RivertownTheaters.com