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140 E. Roosevelt Ave. / PO Box 783 / Dover, DE 19903 / 302-674-3568 / email: kctg@kctg.org
at the Patchwork Playhouse
Providing Quality Community Theatre
to Central Delaware Since 1953
Season 62 Season Continues!
Kent County Theatre Guild
presents a BIG musical on a BIG stage...
Funny Girl

Music by Jule Styne, Lyrics by Bob Merrill
Book by Isobel Lennart
Directed by John Muller

Fridays JULY 15 & 22 at 8:00p
Saturdays JULY 16 & 23 at 8:00p
Sundays JULY 17 & 24 at 2:00p

Adult: $20 -- Sr/Mil/St: $18 -- Age 12 & Under $10
(All seating is General Admission for this show.)

As KCTG's Patchwork Playhouse will be undergoing renovation, Funny Girl will be performed at
Caesar Rodney High School Auditorium
239 Old North Rd, Camden DE
About the Show...

     The story of beloved comedienne Fanny Brice begins with her irrepressible youth in New York’s Lower East Side, where the stage-struck teenager clowns her way through burlesque and vaudeville, with dreams of making it big. Her big break in the Ziegfeld Follies appears on the horizon, and the stardom she has always longed for is within her grasp. After meeting Nick Arnstein, a handsome and charismatic gambling man with a gentle side, Fanny immediately falls in love. They eventually marry happily, but no honeymoon lasts forever. Fanny has to choose between the brilliant show business career she loves, or the adored husband who increasingly resents her tremendous success.

     A triumphant story of starry success and a bittersweet story of love, Jule Styne and Bob Merrill’s Funny Girl is a musical theatre classic which celebrates the exuberant and elegant flavor of Broadway in the 1910s and 20s and the comic genius of Fanny Brice. Featuring such beloved songs as “People,” “Don’t Rain on My Parade,” "You Are Woman, I Am Man," and “The Music That Makes Me Dance.”

The Cast

Fanny Brice...   Candice Castro
Nick Arnstein...   Jose Bernard
Eddie Ryan...   Sean Scanlon
Mrs. Brice...   Linda Hyler
Mrs. Strakosh...   Edy Makariw
Florenz Ziegfeld...   Paul Janiga
Tom Keeney...   John Levine
John...   James Muzzy
Mrs. O'Malley...   Maureen Levine
Mrs. Meeker...   Patrice Hartung
Heckie...   Jeff Bellon
Ziegfeld Tenor...   Matt Nuzzo
Ensemble...
Laini Bernard    Alexis Burris    Michael Butler
Robert Butler    Annika Campbell    Alania Carter
Ciara Christensen    Mallory DeCleene    Valorie Hailey
Bill Hartung    Nyah Henry    Akilah Hilton
Evan Jackewicz    Hydiyah Jones    Jean Kemp
Jayda Leon    Keysha Martinez    Megann Martinez
Sam Mazzola    Elyse Mendez    Emily Pearson
Caroline Phillips    Maureen Van Orman    Rita Welch 
The Production Team

Director...   John Muller
Music Director...   Irv Rothenberg
Choreographer...   Sam Timlin
Stage Mgr/Asst Director...   Nancy Muller
Asst Stage Manager...   Penny Smith
Producer...   Jean Downes
Lighting Technician...   Claude Warnick
Sound Technician...   John Nuzzo