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Photos: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Begins Tonight at Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival

The Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival presents "Smokey Joe's Café" from tonight, Nov. 2, through Nov. 19 at the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse to conclude the Festival's 2016 season. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

The "Smokey Joe's Café" cast includes Rheaume Crenshaw (Broadway: Amazing Grace), Cornelius Davis (Regional: The Little Mermaid at Arkansas Repertory Theatre, LES MISERABLES at Maltz Jupiter Theatre), Samantha Duval (Regional: Accomplice at La Jolla Playhouse, Hello, Dolly! at The California Theatre), Denzel Edmondson (LES MISERABLES at Cortland Repertory Theatre, Sweet Charity at Arizona Broadway Theatre), Michael Hunsaker (Broadway: Children and Art; off-Broadway: King of Hearts), Gabriel Mudd (National Tours: The Wedding Singer, A Chorus Line), Summerisa Bell Stevens (Regional: West Side Story at Paper Mill Playhouse, Hairspray at Tuacahn), Chris White (Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Nebraska Shakespeare, North Carolina Shakespeare), and Candice Marie Woods (Broadway: Hairspray, Catch Me If You Can, Women On The Verge..., Nice Work if You Can Get It, Book of Mormon).

The show is directed and choreographed by DJ Salisbury with musical direction by Kristen Lee Rosenfeld. The scenic design is by Chad Healy, with costume design by Tiffany Howard, projection design by Brian McMullen, lighting design by Jose Santiago and sound design by Bobby Johnston.

Tickets can be purchased by phone at 315-255-1785 or toll free at 1-800-457-8897, and online at FingerLakesMTF.com.

Photo Credit: Ron Heerkens Jr.

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Photos: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Begins Tonight at Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival
Summerisa Bell Stevens sings 'Falling'

Photos: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Begins Tonight at Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival
Michael Hunsaker sings 'Ruby Baby'

Photos: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Begins Tonight at Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival
Michael Hunsaker is joined by Chris White, Denzel Edmondson, Cornelius Davis, and Gabriel Mudd while singing about his 'Ruby Baby'

Photos: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Begins Tonight at Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival
Gabriel Mudd 'Keeps on Rollin''

Photos: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Begins Tonight at Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival
Denzel Edmondson, Chris White, and Gabriel Mudd hold Cornelius Davis as he is 'Searchin''

Photos: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Begins Tonight at Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival
Cornelius Davis is about to be 'Saved'

Photos: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Begins Tonight at Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival
Chris White tells us 'Baby That is Rock & Roll'

Photos: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Begins Tonight at Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival
Samantha Duval sings 'Pearl's a Singer'

Photos: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Begins Tonight at Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival
Summerisa Bell Stevens teaches Gabriel Mudd, Michael Hunsaker, and Cornelius Davis how to 'Shimmy'

Photos: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Begins Tonight at Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival
Chris White tells Candice Marie Woods 'You're the Boss'

Photos: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Begins Tonight at Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival
Denzel Edmondson sings 'Loving You'

Photos: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Begins Tonight at Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival
Samantha Duval, Rheaume Crenshaw, Summerisa Bell Stevens, and Candice Marie Woods sing 'I'm a Woman'

Photos: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Begins Tonight at Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival
Candice Marie Woods tells us that 'Some Cats Know'

Photos: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Begins Tonight at Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival
Michael Hunsaker rocks out with his jail mates, Cornelius Davis, Gabriel Mudd, Summerisa Bell Stevens, Candice Marie Woods, Samantha Duval, and Denzel Edmondson

Photos: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Begins Tonight at Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival
Rheaume Crenshaw becomes a brand new fool during 'Fools Fall in Love'

Photos: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Begins Tonight at Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival
Cornelius Davis sings 'I (Who Have Nothing)'


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