Show Choir! - The Musical Makes Canadian Premiere
Show Choir - The Musical premieres in Canada tonight, April 30, 2016 featuring the Winnipeg Studio Theatre Adult Ensemble. The performance will take place at 8:00pm CDT for one night only at The Met Entertainment Centre- 281 Donald Street in Winnipeg, MB Canada. Tickets are $35 and can be purchased at winnipegstudiotheatre.com. Produced by WST and Directed/Choreographed by Brenda Gorlick this producton features a cast of seventeen, Ghislaine Alleyne, Josh Bellan, Aron Broder, Christina Claeys, Holly Dandonneau, Anthony Ferens, Gabby Fontaine, Carlyn Graff, Laura Mitchell, Adele Poulin, Pamela Roz. Richard Smith, Luther Sousa, Ken Stone, Samantha Unrau, Hannah Wigglesworth, and Meagan Yallowega. Other production team members include Assistant Director/Choreographer Rebekah Jones, Apprentice Director Brooke Pluta, and Accompanist Trish Franklin. Show Choir! - The Musical is a melodious mockumentary about America's favorite teen pastime...with jazz hands. This original musical comedy by Mark McDaniels and Donald Garverick was developed in New York City beginning in 2006, including an award winning production at the 2007 New York International Fringe Festival and a sold out run at the 2010 New York Musical Theatre Festival. Show Choir! also received acclaimed productions at the 2011 Edinburgh Fringe Festival and The American Conservatory Theatre - San Francisco in 2012. Furthermore, in 2015 the Show Choir! Studio Cast Album was released on Bandcamp featuring Broadway's Kevin Duda and Tony Nominee Christiane Noll.