Pittsburgh CLO Has High School Musical, Cats, Camelot, White Christmas in 2007

News   Pittsburgh CLO Has High School Musical, Cats, Camelot, White Christmas in 2007 Pittsburgh CLO's 2007 summer of musicals will feature classics and new works, including one of several U.S. resident productions of the highly anticipated new stage property Disney's High School Musical.

The slate will also include the CLO debuts of Irving Berlin's White Christmas (July 3-15), Cats (July 24-29) and The Full Monty (July 31-Aug. 5), as well as new productions of Oklahoma! (June 19-July 1) and Camelot (July 17-22).

The Camelot engagement is a stop on the tour of the new production starring Michael York as King Arthur.

The 2007 season of professional Equity summer stock will open May 31 at the Benedum Center in Pittsburgh.

Disney's High School Musical (May 31–June 17), based on the smash TV movie musical, has a book by David Simpatico and songs by Matthew Gerrard, Robbie Nevil, Ray Cham, Greg Cham, Andrew Seeley, Randy Petersen, Kevin Quinn, Andy Dodd, Adam Watts, Bryan Louiselle, David N. Lawrence, Faye Greenberg and Jamie Houston. The music is adapted, arranged and produced by Bryan Louiselle.

For more information, visit www.pittsburghCLO.org. *

Since 1946, the Pittsburgh CLO has been the major voice of live musical theatre in Pittsburgh and the Southwestern Pennsylvania region. Pittsburgh CLO is a not-for-profit arts organization supported by nearly 200,000 patrons each year. Its programs include the CLO Academy, the CLO Mini Stars, the Gene Kelly Awards, the Construction Center for the Arts and the CLO Cabaret.

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