Friday, November 16 and Saturday, November 17, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, November 18, 2 p.m.
Content Advisory: This performance is recommended for audiences eighth grade and up.
From Music Theatre International: “Winner of five Tony Awards, including Best Book and Best Original Score, The Drowsy Chaperone is a loving send-up of the Jazz Age musical, featuring one show-stopping song and dance number after another.
“With the house lights down, a man in a chair appears on stage and puts on his favorite record: the cast recording of a fictitious 1928 musical. The recording comes to life and The Drowsy Chaperone begins as the man in the chair looks on. Mix in two lovers on the eve of their wedding, a bumbling best man, a desperate theatre producer, a not-so-bright hostess, two gangsters posing as pastry chefs, a misguided Don Juan and a dizzy chaperone, and you have the ingredients for an evening of madcap delight.”
Lizzie Cohen ’19 as The Drowsy Chaperone, Richard Chichester ’21 (seated) as Man in the Chair, Calvin Bell ’20 (standing) as Robert Martin, and Mariana Goldlust ’19 as Janet Vandergraff