July 4 until July 20, 2013
at Hangar Theatre
Book by Arthur Laurents, Music by Jule Styne, Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim.
Directed by Stephanie Yankwitt
- Barbara Adams, Ithaca Journal
"The Hangar's production hits the heights with its juicy combo of singing, acting and star power." "Michele Ragusa sizzles as Rose, except when she smolders." "She acts the hell out of the role while pouring a rich, trumpeting mezzo (with rich alto bloom and a iridescent soprano top) into the sharp Sondheim lyrics and bouncy Styne music." "With star turns, great singing and acting, an incredibly tight ensemble, sharp design, and a toe-tapping onstage band, there's no doubt that everything will be coming up roses at the Hangar this July."
"Michele Ragusa delivers a 'Rose's Turn' that is a kaleidoscope of emotions ...
"The show is one of the greatest, most complex American musicals. It calls for a big, versatile cast, and Hangar floods the stage with talented performers." "Ragusa is superbly skilled at giving a song shape and focus."
- Neil Novelli, Syracuse Post Standard
One of the greatest American musicals of all time, Gypsy has claimed numerous awards and multiple Broadway revivals. Inspired by the memoirs of the legendary burlesque performer Gypsy Rose Lee, this gripping story follows the ultimate stage mother, determined to catapult her daughters to stardom in the waning 1920s vaudeville circuit. It's filled with Styne and Sondheim's popular standards, including "Everything's Coming up Roses", "Small World", "Let Me Entertain You", "All I Need Is the Girl", and "Rose's Turn".
Starring Broadway's Michele Ragusa (Young Frankenstein, Urinetown, Titanic) as Mama Rose. Wally Dunn (Spamalot, Gypsy) as Uncle Jocko; Martin Van Treuren (How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Jekyll and Hyde) as Pops; and Cathy Trien (Broadway revival of Gypsy and The Great American Trailer Park Musical) as Mazeppa.
Tickets are $23-$46.* Buy online or call Ticket Center Ithaca at 607.273.4497.
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|Thu,||Jul 4||at 7:30pm||Preview|
|Fri,||Jul 5||at 8:00pm||Opening Night, ticket includes a post-show
reception with the cast and creative team.
|Sat,||Jul 6||at 3:00pm|
|Sat,||Jul 6||at 8:00pm|
|Sun,||Jul 7||at 2:00pm||Free Lecture at 1pm|
|Sun,||Jul 7||at 7:30pm|
|Tue,||Jul 9||at 7:30pm||Free Tuesday Talk-back after the show|
|Wed,||Jul 10||at 7:30pm|
|Thu,||Jul 11||at 7:30pm|
|Fri,||Jul 12||at 8:00pm|
|Sat,||Jul 13||at 3:00pm|
|Sat,||Jul 13||at 8:00pm|
|Sun,||Jul 14||at 7:30pm|
|Tue,||Jul 16||at 7:30pm||Free Tuesday Talk-back after the show|
|Wed,||Jul 17||at 7:30pm|
|Thu,||Jul 18||at 7:30pm|
|Fri,||Jul 19||at 3:00pm|
|Fri,||Jul 19||at 8:00pm||LIMITED AVAILABILITY|
|Sat,||Jul 20||at 3:00pm|
Run time is 3 hours with one 15 min intermission.
* Additional Ticket Center fees apply.
**There are no performances on Mondays
Performances take place at Hangar Theatre: 801 Taughannock Blvd., Ithaca, NY 14850
Mama Rose: Michele
Herbie: David Studwell
Uncle Jocko/Ensemble: Wally Dunn
Pops/Ensemble: Martin Van Treuren
June: Alanna Smith
Louise: Ariella Serur
Tulsa: Taylor Wright
LA: Avery Sobczak
Yonkers: Joseph DePietro
Angie: Wood Van Meter
Little Rock: Coleman Hemsath
St. Louis: Mark Bacon
Anges: Ann-Marie Trabolsi
Hollywood Blonde (Dolores): Ashley Prince
Hollywood Blonde #1: Paton Ashbrook
Hollywood Blonde #2: Natalie Walker
Tessie Tura: Rebecca Gibel
Mazeppa: Cathy Trien
Electra/Miss Catchet: Leenya Rideout
Baby June: Shannon Beel
Baby Louise: Madison Kote
Balloon Girl: Audrey Lauzun
Clarence the Clarinetist: Lucian Mead-VanCort
Newsboy #1: George Murphy
Newsboy #2: Deacon Waller
Newsboy #3: Darby Waller
Farmboy: Eric Dann
Hollywood Blonde US: Meredith Ginsburg
Louise US: Eliza Martin
Adult Male Swing: Jeremiah Light
Adult Female Swing: Samantha Ricchiuti
Choreographer: Cody Smith
Assistant Choreographer: Drew Lausch
Musical Director: R. Mackenzie Lewis
Costume Designer: Sarah Cubbage
Lighting Designer: Matt Richards
Scene Designer: Bryan Prather
Sound Designer: Jonathan Herter
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This event was tagged with: Arthur Laurents, arts, drama, Gypsy, Gypsy the Musical, Jule Styne, musical, musical theatre, performance, performing arts, show, Stephen Sondheim, theater, theatre, ticket, tickets, Tony Award
Event type: MAINSTAGE