Bets Malone, Scott Reardon, Tracy Lore, Danny Gurwin Cast in Cabrillo's Once Upon a Mattress

By Andrew Gans
February 22, 2012

Bets Malone, who was seen Off-Broadway in The Marvelous Wonderettes, will play Princess Winnifred in Cabrillo Music Theatre’s upcoming production of Once Upon a Mattress.

Directed by Richard Israel, with choreography by Cheryl Baxter and music direction by Daniel Thomas, performances are scheduled for April 20-29 at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, located at 2100 Thousand Oaks Boulevard in Thousand Oaks.

The cast will also feature Scott Reardon as Prince Dauntless, Tracy Lore as Queen Aggravain and Danny Gurwin as the Minstrel.

With music by Mary Rodgers, lyrics by Marshall Barer, and a book by Jay Thompson, Dean Fuller and Marshall Barer, Once Upon a Mattress, press notes state, "tells the story of Winnifred, the girl who might be a princess, and who swims the moat in order to marry Prince Dauntless the Drab."

Ticket prices range from $30-$65. Discounts available for seniors on all performances. For ticket and theatre information, call (805) 449-ARTS (2787).