Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport

Dust off your leather jackets, pull on your bobby-socks and take a trip back to 1959. Danny is the hunky 'bad boy' and Sandy is 'the girl next door.' They meet and fall in love - but will their different worlds keep them apart? Featuring unforgettable songs including You're The One That I Want, Summer Nights, Hopelessly Devoted To You and Greased Lightnin'! It's GREASE, the most "electrifyin'" musical extravaganza on stage! Be there or be square!

GREASE is Produced by RICHARD DOLCE the Engeman Theater's Producing Artistic Director and Directed by Paul Stancato (Engeman Theater: Jekyll & Hyde, Sound of Music, Hairspray; Broadway: The Wedding Singer (Asst. Choreo.), The Lion King (Res. Director); National Tours: Flashdance, Jekyll & Hyde, The Wedding Singer).

The Choreographer is Antoinette DiPietropolo (Engeman Theater: The Full Monty, Mamma Mia!, Memphis. Off Broadway: With Glee. Regional: Annie, Jesus Christ Superstar, Chicago, Ragtime. National Tour: How The Grinch Stole Christmas, Associate Director/Choreographer for The Big Apple Circus).

The Musical Director is Alec Bart (Broadway: Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812 (Sub); Las Vegas: Rock of Ages, Jersey Boys, Mamma Mia, ShowStoppers, Duck Commander Musical, Mannheim Steamroller, Camp Broadway; Tours: 42nd Street, Cabaret).

The Associate Director is Dana Iannuzzi (Engeman Theater: Jekyll & Hyde; National/International Tour: Flashdance; NYC: ICON, The Cobalteans, Divided).

The Creative Team includes: Stephen Dobay (Scenic Design), Matthew Solomon (Costume Design), Zach Blane (Lighting Design), Laura Shubert (Sound Design), KURT ALGER (Wig Design), GAYLE SEAY, SCOTT WOJCIK and Holly Buczek of Wojcik/Seay Casting (Casting Directors), Suzanne Mason (Props Design), Sean Francis Patrick (Production Stage Manager) and Leila Scandar (Assistant Stage Manager).

The cast of GREASE features Liana Hunt as Sandy (Engeman Theater: Jekyll & Hyde (Emma); Broadway: Newsies (Katherine), Mamma Mia! (Sophie); National Tours: Wicked (Nessarose), Mamma Mia! (Sophie) and Sam Wolf as Danny (Engeman Theater: West Side Story (Riff); Regional: Saturday Night Fever, Carrie, Xanadu, Les Miserables, Merry Wives of Windsor, Guys & Dolls, Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, Footloose).

The cast also includes: Sari Alexander (Frenchy), Madeleine Barker (Rizzo), Tracy Bidleman (Miss Lynch), Katherine Margo Brown (Cha-Cha), Zach Erhardt (Doody), Tim Falter (Vince Fontaine / Teen Angel), Laura Helm (Marty), Kaitlin Nelson (Patty Simcox), Chris Collins-Pisano (Roger), Tim Russell (Eugene), Robert Serrano (Johnny Casino), Casey Shane (Sonny), Chris Stevens (Kenickie), and Hannah Slabaugh (Jan).

GREASE will play the following performance schedule: Thursdays at 8:00pm, Fridays at 8:00pm, Saturdays at 3:00pm and 8:00pm, and Sundays at 2:00. Some Wednesday and Sunday evenings are available. Tickets are $78 on Saturday evenings, $73 all other performances and may be purchased by calling (631) 261-2900, going online at www.EngemanTheater.com, or by visiting the Engeman Theater Box Office at 250 Main Street, Northport. Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express accepted.

The John W. Engeman Theater at Northport is Long Island's only year round professional theater company, casting actors from the Broadway talent pool. From curb to curtain, we have made it our business to provide affordable, quality, theater in an elegant one-of-a-kind location with outstanding facilities and extraordinary service. The renovated Theater offers stadium-style seating, state-of-the-art lighting and sound, a full orchestra pit, and a classic wood-paneled piano lounge with full bar.

For a complete show schedule and more information contact the theater directly at 631-261-2900, visit the box office at 250 Main Street, Northport or visit www.EngemanTheater.com

Photos by: Genevieve Rafter-Keddy

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Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Kaitlin Nelson, Tim Russell, Robert Serrano and Katherine Margo Brown

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Tim Falter and Tracy Bidleman

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Hannah Slabaugh

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Zach Erhardt and Sari Alexander

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Casey Shane and Laura Helm

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Chris Stevens and Madeleine Barker

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Sam Wolf

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Liana Hunt

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Zach Erhardt, Sam Wolf, Chris Stevens, Madeleine Barker and Liana Hunt

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Sam Wolf, Liana Hunt, Madeleine Barker and Hannah Slabaugh

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Sam Wolf, Liana Hunt and Madeleine Barker

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Hannah Slabaugh, Sari Alexander and Laura Helm

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Tim Russell, Kaitlin Nelson, Tim Falter, Casey Shane, Zach Erhardt and Chris Collins-Pisano

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Chris Stevens, Sam Wolf, Liana Hunt and Madeleine Barker

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Sam Wolf and Liana Hunt

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Liana Hunt

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Antoinette DiPietropolo (Choreographer) and Paul Stancato (Director)

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Antoinette DiPietropolo and Paul Stancato

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Dana Iannuzzi (Associate Director), Antoinette DiPietropolo, Paul Stancato and Alec Bart (Musical Director)

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Alec Bart and the orchestra-Josh Endlich, Russ Brown, Robert Dalpiaz, Joel Levy and Douglas Baldwin

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Laura Helm and Casey Shane

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Laura Helm and Casey Shane

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Zach Erhardt and Sari Alexander

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Zach Erhardt and Sari Alexander

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Chris Collins-Pisano, Casey Shane, Sam Wolf, Chris Stevens and Zach Erhardt

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Chris Collins-Pisano, Casey Shane, Sam Wolf, Chris Stevens and Zach Erhardt

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Liana Hunt, Hannah Slabaugh, Laura Helm, Tim Falter, Madeleine Barker, Sari Alexander, Kaitlin Nelson and Courtney Fekete

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Paul Stancato joins Liana Hunt, Hannah Slabaugh, Laura Helm, Madeleine Barker, Kaitlin Nelson, Courtney Fekete and Sari Alexander

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Chris Collins-Pisano, Casey Shane, Sam Wolf, Paul Stancato, Zach Erhardt and Chris Stevens

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Paul Stancato and Tim Falter

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Paul Stancato, Dana Iannuzzi with the cast- Robert Serrano, Sam Wolf, Casey Shane, Laura Helm, Hannah Slabaugh, Chris Collins-Pisano, Tim Russell, Sari Alexander, Zach Erhardt, Kaitlin Nelson, Katherine Margo Brown, Courtney Fekete, Tracy Bidleman, Tim Falter, Liana Hunt, Chris Stevens and Madeleine Barker

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Hannah Slabaugh and Chris Collins-Pisano

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Hannah Slabaugh and Chris Collins-Pisano

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Tim Russell and Kaitlin Nelson

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Tim Russell and Kaitlin Nelson

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Zach Erhardt and Chris Collins-Pisano

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Tracy Bidleman

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Tracy Bidleman

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Tracy Bidleman and Casey Shane

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Sam Wolf and Liana Hunt

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Sam Wolf and Liana Hunt

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Chris Stevens and Madeleine Barker

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Chris Stevens and Madeleine Barker

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Liana Hunt, Laura Helm Madeleine Barker, Hannah Slabaugh and Sari Alexander meet two Junior Pink Ladies

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Liana Hunt, Laura Helm, Madeleine Barker, Hannah Slabaugh and Sari Alexander

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Liana Hunt, Laura Helm, Madeleine Barker, Hannah Slabaugh and Sari Alexander

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Liana Hunt, Laura Helm, Madeleine Barker, Hannah Slabaugh, Sari Alexander, Kaitlin Nelson and Katherine Margo Brown

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Laura Helm and Tim Falter

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Chris Collins-Pisano, Sam Wolf, Casey Shane, Tim Falter, Chris Stevens, Robert Serrano, Paul Stancato and Zach Erhardt

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Paul Stancato and Kaitlin Nelson

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Tim Falter and Sari Alexander

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Liana Hunt and Madeleine Barker

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Liana Hunt and Madeleine Barker

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Liana Hunt, Dana Iannuzzi, Laura Helm, Tracy Bidleman, Paul Stancato and Casey Shane

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Laura Helm, Paul Stancato and Liana Hunt

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Laura Helm Madeleine Barker, Paul Stancato and Liana Hunt

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Robert Serrano and Katherine Margo Brown

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Chris Stevens and Liana Hunt

Photo Coverage: GREASE Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
Robert Serrano, Paul Stancato and Katherine Margo Brown



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