By Andrew Gans
20 Jul 2011
|Photo by Joseph Marzullo/WENN|
Directed by Ray Roderick with choreography by Jeffry Denman, Scolari will play Harold Hill through Aug. 20 at the Maine venue.
He is joined on stage by Julia Burrows as Marian the Librarian. Burrows was seen in Garry Marshall’s Happy Days at Paper Mill Playhouse and at Goodspeed Opera House; Company at L.A.’s Reprise!; and Les Miserables at Northern Stage.
Meredith Willson's all-American favorite, press notes state, "follows the fast-talking traveling salesman as he cons the people of River City, Iowa into buying instruments and uniforms for a town band he vows to organize — this despite the fact he doesn't know a trombone from a treble clef!" Songs include "76 Trombones," "Till There Was You" and "Trouble."