PHOTO CALL: Julie Andrews at The Boy Friend Rehearsals

News   PHOTO CALL: Julie Andrews at The Boy Friend Rehearsals The Bay Street production of The Boy Friend — running Aug. 5-31 — marks Julie Andrews directorial debut.
Meredith Patterson directed by original
Meredith Patterson directed by original "Polly" Julie Andrews. (Photo by David Rodgers)

Andrews made her Broadway debut in the original 1954 production of the Sandy Wilson musical. The Bay Street cast stars Meredith Patterson in the Andrews' role of Polly opposite Sean Palmer as her star-struck love interest. Also included in the cast are Veanne Cox as the French maid, Byron Jennings as the proper Englishman, Nancy Hess as Madame Dubonnet, Tony Roberts as the lecherous Lord and Delphi Harrington as his aristocratic wife. The company will also include Paul Alexander, Justin Bohon, Joyce Chittick, Andrea Chamberlain, Jenny Fellner, Rick Faugno, Mark Price, Annie Ramsey and Neal Shrader.

Tickets — priced $50-$60 — are available by calling (631) 725-9500 or by logging on to www.baystreet.org. The Bay Street Theatre is located in Sag Harbor, New York.

Tony Roberts, Delphi Harrington, Sean Palmer, Meredith Patterson, Byron Jennings, Nancy Hess and Veanne Cox rehearse <i>The Boy Friend.</i>
Tony Roberts, Delphi Harrington, Sean Palmer, Meredith Patterson, Byron Jennings, Nancy Hess and Veanne Cox rehearse The Boy Friend. (Photo by David Rodgers)