The Interlakes Summer Theatre is happy to announce the return of many of your favorites for the 2012 Season! The season will kick off with “Nunsensations!”, another wacky adventure with the “Little Sisters of Hoboken”, in Las Vegas. The show will be directed and choreographed by Interlake’s favorite Inaki Baldassarre, who audiences will remember for his portrayal of “Richie Valens” in “The Buddy Holly Story”. Featured in “Nunsensations!” will be Brittany Bara, who Interlake’s audiences will remember from Always, Patsy Cline, 25th Annual Spelling Bee, Lend Me a Tenor, Anything Goes, The Buddy Holly Story and Carousel. Also, as, Sister Amnesia, Caitlin Thurnauer, returns after last year’s award winning portrayal of “Penny Pingleton” in “Hairspray”.
Opening July 3rd, is “All Shook Up”, a musical inspired by and featuring the music of Elvis Presley, and will be directed and choreographed by “People’s Choice Award” winner, Brian Feehan. Brian was the winner of last year’s “Best Overall Production” and “Best Choreography” awards for “Cabaret”, but he is also responsible for hits like “The Buddy Holly Story”, “Hairspray”, “Fiddler on the Roof” and “Chicago”. You will also recognize some familiar faces, People Choice Award winners, Debra Thais Evans, Todd Little, Sheira Feuerstein and Ava Hill, who were featured last season in “Hairspray” , Man of La Mancha” and “Cabaret”. The set is designed by Peter Kallok, who also designed last year’s “Cabaret” ,”Hairspray” and “Buddy Holly”.
July 17th marks the opening of “Annie”, which will feature two more of the summer theatre’s favorite characters, Thom Caska as Oliver Warbucks, and Nancy Barry as Miss Hannigan. Inaki Baldessari will appear as Rooster Hannigan, with Todd Little as FDR. The character of “Annie” will be portrayed by Camille MacDermott, of Washington D.C. , surrounded by a talented and energetic brood of little rugrats!
This incredible season continues with “Singin’ in the Rain”, the stage version of the film extravaganza. This production will feature People Choice Award winner for “Best Actor”, Dara Hartman as Kathy Seldon. Audiences will remember Dara’s compelling portrayal of Sally Bowles in “Cabaret”. Costumes will be designed by David Withrow, who designed last year’s “Cabaret”.
Finally, the season will conclude with “A Chorus Line”. We are so excited and proud to feature Meredith’s own “Ashley Landroche” as “Cassie” in this production. Ashley is a graduate of the Walnut Hill School and the University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory of Music. She has performed at Scotland’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival, on PBS with the Cincinnati Pops Orchestra and at Alice Tully Hall at the Lincoln Center in NYC. For the last few years Ashley has been a principle singer for Jean Ann Ryan Productions, where her most recent role was “Stephanie Mangano” in” Saturday Night Fever”.
For immediate tickets/info call 1-888-245-6374 or visit our website at www.interlakestheatre.com. Online ticketing will be “live” June 1st and Box Office at Interlakes Auditorium will open at 10:00 am on June 15th.