Rehearsals for our spring show, South Pacific, are well underway and excitement is building to bring this Broadway classic to Clifton – tickets are on sale!
Opening on May 8th at the Aprea Theater, the cast of South Pacific features a diverse group of actors with many new faces from Bergen, Essex, Middlesex, Passaic, Somerset and Union Counties including: Katie Shuster and Rebecca Shuster of Basking Ridge; Alexandra Poage of Berkeley Heights; Erin Pach of Bloomfield; Juan Beltran, Sabrina Curry, Marquise Figueroa, Kenneth Fowler, Gregory Gwyn, Susan Liberti, Bill Powers, Michael Purdy, Felipe Rodriguez and Michael Sconzo of Clifton; Wyatt Remegio of Dumont; Arabelle Luke of Englewood; Zach Abraham of Highland Park; Craig Ernest Woodward of Little Falls; Nicole Aleles and Judi Niebuhr of Lyndhurst; Paul Carrazzone of Mahwah; Ayana Ayscue, Mariah Ayscue and Mia Balsamo of Montclair; Sydney Chan of New Providence; Frank Favata of North Arlington; Alyssa Flaherty and Don Flynn of Nutley; Noa Avital of Teaneck; Kate Liptak of Verona; Joe Pacella of Wayne; Leslie Silverman of West Milford and Danielle Petrucelli of West Orange.
South Pacific is the Rodgers & Hammerstein classic based on James A. Michener’s Tales of the South Pacific. The show centers on a group of American sailors and Navy nurses stationed in the idyllic South Pacific during World War II, and intertwines the themes of romance, duty, and prejudice to create a story that is all at once hilarious, heartbreaking, and thought-provoking. Presented through special arrangement with R & H Theatricals: www.rnh.com. Music composed by Richard Rodgers, with lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and book by Hammerstein and Joshua Logan.
The South Pacific crew includes Director Kathleen Kellaigh, Musical Director Jalmari Vanamo,Producer Maryann Irizarry, Lighting Designer Tom Vigilante, Set Design & Sound Kurt Irizarry, Technical Lead Kyle Parkin, Stage Manager Tara Freifeld, Assistant Stage Manager Devin Sogluizzo and introduces a new Choreographer to the group, Malinda DiPasquale.
Show dates are May 8, 9, 10 and 15, 16, 17th. Fridays, Saturdays at 8pm & Sundays at 2pm. A Complimentary Opening Weekend & Member Appreciation Reception will be held Sat. May 9th at 7pm in the lobby before the show – all are welcome!
Non-member advanced tickets are $20/adults and $15/students & seniors, $25 /$20 at the door. Tickets and seat selection can be made online here or by calling us at (973) 928-7668. Mail checks to: Theater League of Clifton, PO Box 4072 Clifton, NJ 07012, include the show date & time. Group Discounts are available for groups of 10 or more at just $12 a ticket! Call (973) 928-7668 for details.
And don’t forget, members of the Theater League of Clifton get FREE show tickets! To become a member call us at (973) 928-7668.