Carrollwood Players to Present THE FULL MONTY
One week from today, Carrollwood Players Theatre will proudly present The Full Monty, book and lyrics by Terrence McNally, music by David Yazbek, directed by Jim Russell, musical direction by Lynn Cammareri, and choreography by Theresa Colado.
Performances are Friday and Saturday nights at 8 pm and Sundays at 3 pm from September 8th through 30th, 2017. Get tickets online now at: carrollwood-players-theatre.ticketleap.com.
Based on the cult hit film of the same name, The Full Monty, a ten-time Tony Award nominee, is filled with honest affection, engaging melodies and the most highly anticipated closing number of any show. The powerhouse team of Terrence McNally (Ragtime) and David Yazbek (Dirty Rotten Scoundrels) cooks up an aggressive crowd-pleaser that both entertains and grabs your heart.
While spying on their wives at a "Girls' Night Out," a group of unemployed steelworkers from Buffalo sees how much they enjoy watching male strippers. Jealous, out of work and feeling emasculated, the men come up with a bold and unclothed way to make some quick cash. In preparing, they find themselves extremely exposed; not merely physically but emotionally. As they conquer their fears, self-consciousness and prejudices, the men come to discover that they're stronger as a group, and the strength that they find in each other gives them the individual courage to "let it go.