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Sweet Charity

Friday, November 14, 2014 to Sunday, November 23, 2014
Performance Showtimes: 
Friday, November 14, 2014 - 7:30pm
Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 7:30pm
Sunday, November 16, 2014 - 2:00pm
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 7:30pm
Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 7:30pm
Friday, November 21, 2014 - 7:30pm
Saturday, November 22, 2014 - 7:30pm
Sunday, November 23, 2014 - 2:00pm

Musical Theater Program in association with the College of Arts & Sciences, School of Drama, School of Music and Dance Program
Book by Neil Simon; Lyrics by Dorothy Fields; Music by Cy Coleman
Directed by Wilson Mendieta

For its inaugural production, the UW Musical Theater program brings to the stage Neil Simon’s tender, poignant, and funny look at the love adventures—or rather misadventures—of the gullible and guileless Charity Hope Valentine. Full of dance, eye-popping designs, and musical numbers like Big Spender and If My Friends Could See Me Now, Sweet Charity is the  ideal vehicle to demonstrate the collaborative spirit on which our Musical Theater program was founded.

PARKING NOTE for Saturday, November 22: There is a home UW Husky Football game at 7:30pm. Patrons attending Sweet Charity and parking in the Central Parking Garage need only to state to parking garage attendant that you are attending Sweet Charity and you will be allowed free access. Please plan for traffic around the University. Arrive early and plan accordingly.

Sweet Charity program (PDF)

Artists

Cast: 
Annie Morro Charity
Laura McFarlane Helene
Hannah Leyde Nickie
Josh Langager Vittorio Vidal/Herman
Dane Chevassus Oscar
Colton Sullivan Daddy
Isabel Martin Ursula/Rosie
Camrynne Sullivan Ensemble/Carmen
Rheanna Atendido Ensemble
Sierra Burnham Ensemble/Dance Captain
Jamie Costantino Ensemble
Chris Goodwin Ensemble
Shandie Hensley Ensemble
Gracia Imboden Ensemble
Jason Kinsfather Ensemble
Hannah Knapp-Jenkins Ensemble
Denny Le Ensemble
Siena Dumas Ang Ensemble
Polly Rinehart Ensemble
Catherine McCool Ensemble/Swing
Lindsay Elvig Swing

Musicians

Casey Cross Piano
Lief Gustafson, Ian Mengedoht, Evan Smith, Steve Treseler, Eric Vanderbilt-Matthews Reeds
Ken Weller, Alex Kale, Ray Larsen Trumpet
Zachary Wendt, Nick Rogstad Trombone
Adam Shimabukuri, Gregg Belisle-Chi Guitar
Carmen Rothwell, Dune Butler Bass
Tai Taitano, Michael Gebhart Percussion
Creative Team: 
Wilson Mendieta Director
Greg Sinibaldi Musical Director
Jared Roberts Scenic Design
Melinda Hare Costume Design
John Bernard Lighting Design
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