TheatreZone will present the production, the company's artistic director, Mark Danni, announced Dec. 30.
The 1925 musical comedy of romantic entanglements and misunderstandings, which was revived on Broadway in 1971 and saw an Encores! concert production in 2008, features the songs "Tea for Two," "I Want To Be Happy" and "Too Many Rings Around Rosie," among others.
In addition to "Mama's Family," Morton made guest appearances on "Happy Days," "Mork & Mindy," "M.A.S.H.," "WKRP In Cincinatti," "Newhart," and other television series. His theatre work includes Hello, Dolly; My Fair Lady; The Wizard of Oz; and How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.
Other shows in TheatreZone's 2010-2011 season are set to include Blood Brothers, starring Annie Tony Award nominee Andrea McArdle (March 10-20), and Beehive – the 60's Musical, featuring "American Idol" finalist and Naples native Paige Miles (May 5-15).
For more information or to purchase tickets, call (888) ZONE-FLA or visit www.theatrezone-florida.com.