White Plains Season to Feature Camelot, Oliver!, Night Music and Dolly!

News   White Plains Season to Feature Camelot, Oliver!, Night Music and Dolly!
 
White Plains Performing Arts Center, the professional, not-for-profit theatre located in White Plains, NY, which tends to draw its leads from the Broadway acting pool, has announced its 2008-2009 season.

Four classic Broadway musicals will comprise the upcoming season, including Camelot, Oliver!, A Little Night Music and Hello, Dolly!

Sidney J. Burgoyne will direct Lerner and Loewe's Camelot, which runs Sept. 26-28 and Oct. 3-5. James Bassi is musical director.

Lionel Bart's Oliver!, directed by Luke Yankee, will follow, playing Nov. 20-Dec. 14. The classic score features such tunes as "Food, Glorious Food," "I'd Do Anything," "Consider Yourself" and "As Long As He Needs Me."

Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's Tony-winning A Little Night Music will play the WPPAC March 5-22, 2009. Burgoyne will again direct.

The season will conclude with the Jerry Herman charmer, Hello, Dolly!, running April 30-May 17, 2009. Jack W. Batman will direct the classic musical that concerns the adventures of matchmaker Dolly Gallagher Levi. Casting will be announced at a later date.

White Plains Performing Arts Center is located on the third level of City Center at the corner of Main and Mamaroneck in downtown White Plains. Tickets and subscriptions are available by calling (914) 328-1600 or by visiting www.wppac.com.

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