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BWW Previews: MIDLANDS THEATRE ROUNDUP in Columbia, SC 3/1 - SOMETHING ROTTEN, THE WOLVES, and More!

OPENING AND CLOSING! Broadway in Columbia presents SOMETHING ROTTEN! with music and lyrics by Karey and Wayne Kirkpatrick, and book by Karey Kirkpatrick and John O'Farrell. The production is directed and choreographed by Casey Nicholaw and stars Matthew Baker, Matthew Janisse, Greg Kalafatas, Emily Kristen Morris, Mark Saunders, Jennifer Elizabeth Smith, Richard Spitaletta, Drew Arisco, Abby Bartish, Emma Benson, Zachary Bigelow, Katie Scarlett Brunson, Julian Burzynski Jr., Brian Cowing, Alex Eisenberg, Tim Fuchs, Robert Head, Devin Holloway, Danny Lopez, Keeley Anne McCormick, Nick Pankuch, Aveena Sawyer, Allison C. Scott, Peter Surace, and Dorsey Ziller. Music direction by Matthew Croft. Scenic design by Scott Pask. Costume design by Greg Barnes. Lighting design by Jeff Croiter. Sound design by Peter Hylinski. Hair design by Josh Marquette. SOMETHING ROTTEN! plays March 4th and 5th at 7:30 PM. Tickets are $45 - $65 and can be purchased at the door, online, or by calling the box office at 803-251-2222. All performances are at the Koger Center for the Arts, 1051 Greene Street, Columbia, SC 29201. For more information, visit http://www.broadwayincolumbia.com/.

OPENING! Chapin Theatre Company presents GETTING SARA MARRIED by Sam Bobrick. The production is directed by MonaLisa Botts and stars Lou Clyde, Haley Hunt, Dennis Kacsur, Travis Page, Melissa Sklodoski, and Merritt Van. GETTING SARA MARRIED opens Friday, March 1st and runs through Sunday, March 10th. Tickets are $18 for adults, $17 for seniors (60 and older), and $15 for youth (18 and under). Chapin Theatre is located at 102 Lexington Avenue, Chapin, SC 29036. For more information, visit www.chapintheatre.org.

OPENING! Columbia Children's Theatre presents PETER PAN AND WENDY by Alyn Cardarelli and Steve Goers, based on the work of J.M. Barrie. The production is directed by Jerry Stevenson and stars an ensemble cast. PETER PAN AND WENDY opens Saturday, March 2nd and runs through Sunday, March 10th. Tickets are $10 for adults and children over 3 and $8 for seniors and active military and can be purchased online or at the door. Columbia Children's Theatre is located in Richland Mall, 2400 Forest Drive, Columbia, SC 29204. For more information, visit columbiachildrenstheatre.com.

CLOSING! Theatre South Carolina presents THE WOLVES by Sarah DeLappe. The production is directed by Lindsay Rae Taylor and stars Rachael Bates, Kate Chalfant, Amber Coulter, Kelsie Hensley, Olivia Hensley, Kelsey McCloskey, Jordan Postal, Erica Shields, Susan Swavely, and Erica Tobolski. Scenic design by Jim Hunter. Lighting design by Allison Newcombe. Costume design by Tyler Omundsen. Sound design by Danielle Wilson. THE WOLVES opens Thursday, February 21st and runs through Saturday, March 2nd. Tickets are $15 for students, $20 for USC faculty, seniors, and military, and $22 for general admission, and can be purchased at the door or by calling the box office at 803-777-2551. All performances are at Longstreet Theatre, 1300 Greene Street, Columbia, SC 29208. For more information, visit theatre.sc.edu.

OPENING! Town Theatre presents NEWSIES THE MUSICAL with music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Jack Feldman, and book by Harvey Fierstein. The production is directed by Jamie Carr Harrington and stars Alex Cowsert, Emily Moore, Jacob Calder, John Allen, Kyran Burkett, Luke Young, Lee Martin, Jeremy Hansard, and Rob Sprankle. Musical direction by Augie Gil. Choreography by Katie Hilliger. NEWSIES THE MUSICAL opens Friday, March 1st and runs through Sunday, March 17th. Tickets are $25 for adults, $20 for seniors 65+/active duty military/ full-time college students, and $15 for youth 17 and under. Group rates for 20 or more. Tickets can be purchased online, at the door, or by calling the box office at 803-799-2510. Town Theatre is located at 1012 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29201. For more information, visit www.towntheatre.com.

CLOSING! Trustus Theatre presents COST OF LIVING by Martyna Majok. The production is directed by Paul Kaufmann and stars Eric Bultman, Kathy LaLima, Ellen Rodillo-Fowler, and Bauer Westeren. Scenic design by Brandon McIver. Lighting design by Frank Kiraly. Costume design by Lori Brown. Sound design by Patrick Michael Kelly. COST OF LIVING opens Friday, February 22nd and runs through Saturday, March 2nd. Tickets are $25 for adults and $20 for students/seniors/military and can be purchased at the door, online, or by calling the box office at 803-254-9732, extension 1. Group rate for groups of 10 or more also available. Trustus Theatre is located at 520 Lady Street, Columbia, SC 29201. For more information, visit www.trustus.org.



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From This Author - Patrick Michael Kelly

Patrick Michael Kelly is an actor and theatre artist from Columbia, SC. He trained at the South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities and earned a BA in Theatre from the Univ... (read more about this author)