Musical Theatre West Celebrates The Nice American Hobby With Presentation Of DAMN YANKEES

Batter up! Baseball is again, and so is the most recent manufacturing from Musical Theatre West (MTW). Lengthy Seaside’s premier theatre corporate is worked up to announce the go back of the seven-time Tony award-winning musical Rattling Yankees to its degree for choose nights October 14th- thirtieth. Telling the tale of a person who dangers his lifestyles, his spouse, and his very soul in hopes of his favourite group successful, Rattling Yankees is bound to please sports activities and theater lovers alike. Tickets vary from $20 – $96 every and are to be had via telephone at 562-856-1999 or on-line at musical.org.

In keeping with the radical “The 12 months the Yankees Misplaced the Pennant” via Douglass Wallop, Rattling Yankees is a Broadway mega-hit and winner of 7 Tony Awards, together with Highest Musical. The musical debuted in 1955, and tells the tale of middle-aged baseball enthusiast Joe Boyd, who trades his soul to the Satan for an opportunity to steer his favourite group to victory within the pennant race in opposition to the New York Yankees. The successful ranking via Adler and Ross, and a devilish e book via George Abbot have made this sporty musical comedy a real American vintage.

“For the primary time shortly, Musical Theatre West is sticking to the unique manufacturing to show off the vintage musical in all its glory,” stated Paul Garman, Govt Director of Musical Theatre West. “We idea it used to be about time to convey again Rattling Yankees, which is a countrywide treasure and best possible for each Halloween and baseball season. We are hoping everybody will sign up for us for an evening of fanatical leisure, from theater enthusiasts to sports activities lovers and somebody in between.”

Rattling Yankees used to be closing at the MTW degree in 1996, a 12 months the New York Yankees received the Global Sequence. That includes target market favorites like, “Shoeless Joe from Hannibal, MO.,” “Center,” and “No matter Lola Desires, Lola Will get,” Rattling Yankees is a Faustian fun-fest that celebrates love, baseball, and the significance of an break out clause. Enthusiasts can rep their favourite sports activities group for All Megastar Theme Night time whilst taking part in a different ASL Interpreted Efficiency on Friday, October 21, and compete in a “Date with the Satan” gown contest on Friday, October 28.

This vintage manufacturing will likely be helmed via director, actress, and Musical Theatre West alum Cynthia Ferrer, who used to be closing observed at the MTW degree as Ursula in The Little Mermaid. Musical Course will likely be equipped via Matthew Smedal, whose credit come with tune director and conductor of Jerry Zaks’ Broadway musical Mrs. Doubtfire on the Stephen Sondheim Theatre. The devilish dance strikes will likely be choreographed via the multi-talented Alexis Carra Girbés, who has been observed as Sherry on “Fosse/Verdon” mini collection in addition to off and on Broadway in presentations equivalent to Depraved, Candy Charity, Fosse (1st Nationwide Excursion) and The Pirate Queen.

The Lengthy Seaside premiere of Rattling Yankees will get on well on choose dates, October 14 – October 30, 2022 on the Chippie Acting Arts Middle at the campus of Cal State Lengthy Seaside. Tickets are these days priced at $20 – $96, in the stores via telephone at 562-856-1999 or on-line at musical.org. Charges might observe. Additional information, a complete line-up of performances, and further main points may also be discovered at

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