Beazer, Howard, Hurder et al. Set for NYMF Premiere of TOUR DE FIERCE
Broadway's Tracee Beazer (Memphis, The Wedding Singer, All Shook Up), Tr acy J ai Edwards (Hairspray, Legally Blonde), Hollie Howard (Hairspray, Mamma Mia, Annie Get Your Gun), Robyn Hur der (Grease, Chicago, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang), Gabr ielle Ruiz (In the Heights, A Chorus Line) and Chelsea Mor gan Stock (The Little Mermaid, Baby, It's You!) will make up the cast of the 2011 New York Musical Theater Festival premiere of The Broadway Dolls in TOUR DE FIERCE! The Broadway Dolls was created by Broadway veteran (and cast member) Hollie Howard in 2007, and Tour De Fierce is co-conceived, designed, and helmed by Broadway Dolls Artistic Director, Joey Murray. The show will have a six-performance run from October 11th thru October 16th at the 47th Str eet Theatre.
In The Broadway Dolls in TOUR DE F IERCE, Girl Group meets Broadway in a sassy and entertaining spectacle starring the official Girl Group of Broadway. This ambitious stage production mixes elements of Broadway, Cabaret, Fashion, Performance Art, Music Production, and Comedy in a non-stop song and dance concert starring The Broadway Dolls. The Broadway Dolls is a girl group featuring five of the most ferociously talented, sexy, and intelligent triple-threat ingénues of the Broadway Stage - accomplished and contemporary women who tell the stories of their road to Broadway in a surprising, moving and often hilarious evening of theatrical fabulousness. In a word, FIERCE!
Audiences can expect to hear a range re-inveted and stylized songs including "Toxic" by Britney Spears, "Baby I'm a Star" by Prince, and a medley of reinvented female standards from the musical theater cannon. The creative team includes J or dan Fife Hunt (Choreographer), David Kreppel (Music Director), Barbara Helms (Music Coordinator), Nancy Wernick (Production Stage Manager) and Lisa Weinshrott (Lighting Designer).
The Broadway Dolls in TOUR DE F IERCE will run during the 2011 New York Musical Theater Festival at the 47th Street Theater (304 West 47th Street) from October 11th thru 16th with performances on OCTOBER 11th at 8PM, OCTOBER 13th at 1PM, OCTOBER 14th at 8PM and 11PM, OCTOBER 15th at 1PM and OCTOBER 16th at 5PM. Tickets ar e pr iced at $25 can be pur chased online at HYPERLINK www.nymf.org or by phone at 212.352.3101.
For mor e infor mation on The Br oadway Dolls, you can visit www.TheBroadwayDolls.com.