Photo Flash: First Look at WAISTWATCHERS THE MUSICAL! at Regent Theatre
Playhouse Productions' producers Dana Matthow and Philip Roger Roy will bring Alan Jacobson's WaistWatchers The Musical! with music by Vince Di Mura to the historic Regent Theatre in Arlington, MA just minutes from downtown Boston for ten weeks this spring. The perennially popular musical will run from April 21 - June 25.
Check out a first look below!
Set in Cook's Women's Gym, WaistWatchers The Musical! takes a lighthearted look at four women 'of a certain age' dealing with assorted body image issues; it covers topics such as dieting, exercise, plastic surgery, and sex over the age of forty - areas of concern to women, and to men - of all ages.
The musical will exercise the considerable musical and comedic abilities of four talented actresses including: KrisSy Johnson as Cheryl, Stephanie Genovese asCindy, Kiley McDonald as Carla and Cambridge, MA resident Liliane Klein as Connie.
Matt Silva is the Director of this production of WaistWatchers The Musical! He also serves as Artistic Director of Playhouse Productions and directed thenational touring companies of Waistwatchers The Musical! and Old Jews Telling Jokes. Other directing credits include Hotel Suite, Rounding Third, The Love of the Nightingale, Crimes of Heart and Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.
The show's musical director is Emily Whitaker, a pianist and music director based in New York. She recently worked as a music assistant for the acclaimed Off-Broadway musical The Band's Visit. Dani Tucci- Juraga is the choreographer for this production.
WaistWatchers The Musical! will run from April 21 - June 25 at the Regent Theatre, located at 7 Medford Street in Arlington MA. Tickets for WaistWatchers The Musical! are $40-$65. Group rates (12 or more) are also available. Tickets may be purchased online at waistwatchersthemusical.com or by phone at781-646-4849. For group rates, call 888-264-1788. Go to www.regenttheatre.com for more information.