PHOTO CALL: The Marvelous Wonderettes On Opening Night

News   PHOTO CALL: The Marvelous Wonderettes On Opening Night The Marvelous Wonderettes, which "features the iconic sounds of the fifties and sixties in a journey back to the 1958 Springfield High School prom" officially opened at the Westside Theatre Upstairs Sept. 14.

Written and directed by Roger Bean, the four "Wonderettes" include Farah Alvin (Nine, The Look of Love, Saturday Night Fever) as Missy, Beth Malone (Ring of Fire) as Betty Jean, Bets Malone as Suzy (she originated this role at Milwaukee Repertory Theatre) and Victoria Matlock (national tours of Wicked and Evita) as Cindy Lou. The Westside Theatre is located in Manhattan at 407 West 43rd Street. Tickets, priced $75 (premium seats are $125), are available by calling (212) 239-6200 or by visiting www.telecharge.com.

For more information visit www.marvelouswonderettes.com.

Here is a look backstage and at the post-show reception held at the West Side Loft on West 37th Street:

Farah Alvin
Writer/director Roger Bean
Wonderette standby cast members Melissa Robinette and Lauren Pastorek
Rosie O'Donnell (center) visits The Marvelous Wonderettes backstage

Top three photos by Aubrey Reuben; Rosie O'Donnell photo by Bruce Glikas/FILMMAGIC