JuLY 5-15, 2018
ABOUT THE SHOW
What happens when a nightclub singer, a Public Enemy, a love triangle, stowaways, and more set sail on a luxury ocean liner? A tap-happy, hilarious musical comedy! This new production stars four of Boston's best musical theatre talents: IRNE and Elliot Norton Award winner Leigh Barrett, IRNE Award winner Jared Troilo, J.T. Turner, and BroadwayWorld Award winner Mark Linehan.
Featuring "You're the Top," "I Get A Kick Out of You," "It's De-Lovely," "Blow-Gabriel, Blow," "Easy to Love," and other memorable songs!
Music and Lyrics by Cole Porter
Original Book by P.G. Wodehouse & Guy Bolton and Howard Lindsay & Russel Crouse
New Book by Timothy Crouse and John Weidman
Presented through special arrangement with Tams-Witmark Music Library
Director/Choreographer – Eileen Grace
Music Director – Dan Rodriguez
Assistant Director – Paul Reynolds
Wardrobe Supervisor – Amelia Fitch
Lighting Design – David Wilson
Production Stage Manager – Elizabeth Yvette Ramirez*
Assistant Stage Manager – Caleb Spivey
Click on a headshot to read each actor's bio!
EILEEN GRACE (Director and Choreographer) is thrilled to return to RMT! This former Rockette served as Director of the Radio City Christmas Spectacular touring productions and as Rockette special events choreographer. Other directing and choreography: 42nd Street (IRNE), White Christmas, The Drowsy Chaperone, Wonderful Town, Singin’ in The Rain, On Your Toes, Guys and Dolls, My One And Only (IRNE), The Will Rogers Follies (IRNE), Crazy For You (IRNE), Anything Goes, Annie Get Your Gun, Fiddler on the Roof, and No, No, Nanette. Broadway shows: 42nd Street and The Will Rogers Follies. International Tour: My One And Only. TV: Grammy Awards, Tony Awards, “One Life to Live,” “Good Morning America,” “The Late Show with David Letterman,” “Oprah.”
DAN RODRIGUEZ (Music Director, Conductor) has been the resident music director at Reagle for the past seven years, with recent favorites including Show Boat, Crazy for You, and Guys and Dolls. Dan’s other credits include work with the Lyric Stage (Gypsy), Wheelock Family Theatre (In the Heights), Huntington Theatre Company (Sunday in the Park with George, A Little Night Music), American Repertory Theater (The Lily’s Revenge, Pippin), Moonbox Productions (Cabaret, The Wild Party, Musical of Musicals), and many other area theaters, as well as work at the Boston Conservatory, Emerson College, Brandeis University, and other schools. His work has earned him four IRNE Awards for Best Music Direction.
* Appear through the courtesy of Actors' Equity Association, the union of professional actors and stage managers in the United States.