L.A.'s Reprise! Announces Its 2001-2002 Season

News   L.A.'s Reprise! Announces Its 2001-2002 Season Hair, 1776, The Most Happy Fella and Gentlemen Prefer Blondes are the four musicals comprising Reprise!'s new season. The 2001-2002 schedule kicks off June 16-24 with a special 10-performance-only run of Hair at the Wadsworth Theatre, with Arthur Allen Seidelman directing.

Hair, 1776, The Most Happy Fella and Gentlemen Prefer Blondes are the four musicals comprising Reprise!'s new season. The 2001-2002 schedule kicks off June 16-24 with a special 10-performance-only run of Hair at the Wadsworth Theatre, with Arthur Allen Seidelman directing.

1776, with music and lyrics by Sherman Edwards, book by Peter Stone, kicks off the regular season at UCLA's Freud Playhouse, Sept. 4-16, directed by Glen Casale.

Frank Loesser's Fella comes next, Nov. 6-18, with Seidelman directing and Peter Matz handling the musical chores. Jule Styne and Leo Robin's Blondes follows March 5-17, with a director to be announced.

Reprise! is now in its fifth season under the leadership of Marcia Seligson. The company has added two subscription series performances to its schedule—Tuesday and Sunday evenings.

Wadsworth Theatre is located at 11301 Wilshire Blvd. in Brentwood. For Hair tickets and information, call Tele-Charge at (800) 233-3123. Freud Playhouse is located near UCLA's parking lot #3. For tickets and information call (310) 825-2101. — By Willard Manus
Southern California Correspondent