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FUNNY GIRL


Venue

Lennox Theatre

Dates

28 September - 06 October 2018

Event Type

Live Event

Theatre & Company proudly presents

FUNNY GIRL

The greatest star, the ultimate people person. The story of beloved comedienne Fanny Brice begins with her irrepressible youth in New York’s Lower East Side, where the stage-struck teenager clowns her way through burlesque and vaudeville, with dreams of making it big. After meeting Nick Arnstein, a handsome and charismatic gambling man with a gentle side, Fanny immediately falls in love. And with her big break in the Ziegfeld Follies on the horizon, the stardom she has always longed for is within her grasp.

A triumphant story of starry success and a bittersweet story of love, Jule Styne and Bob Merrill’s Funny Girl is a musical theatre classic which celebrates the exuberant and elegant flavour of Broadway and the comic genius of Fanny Brice.

Dates & Times:
Friday 28 September at 7:30pm
Saturday 29 September at 2pm and 7:30pm
Sunday 30 September at 2pm

Tuesday 2 October at 7:30pm
Wednesday 3 October at 7:30pm
Friday 5 October at 7:30pm
Saturday 6 October at 2pm and 7:30pm

PLEASE NOTE: 30 Club member prices apply only to shows on Tuesday 2 and Wednesday 3 October.

Theatre & Company raises the curtain on high quality independent music theatre. They’re formed from a group of artistic individuals who are not only experts in their fields, but hold many years of performance and production experience. They aim to bring independent music theatre to Sydney’s West, and give performers and theatre lovers alike, the chance to enjoy and perform in a high calibre atmosphere, that lends itself to a community environment.

Theatre & Company has been born out of a passion and love of music theatre. Their aim; to provide an extensive array of productions that vary from the big Broadway hits to the off-Broadway masterpieces. Contemporary Smashes to the Golden Oldies.

Owner/Company Director: Adam Haynes
Assistant Director: Melissa Ayers
Business Director: Craig Pinkerton
Marketing Manager: Matt Hourigan
Finance Manager: Felicity Calwell


CAST
Fanny Brice:          Brittanie Shipway
Nick Arnstein:           Simon Thompson
Eddie Ryan:             Brent Dolahenty
Mrs Bryce:               Janina Hamerlok
Mrs Strakosh:           Courtney Powell
Mrs O’Malley:          Karen Oliver
Mrs Meeker:            Jessica Zamprogno
Florenz Zeifeld:         Jim Mitchell
Emma:                    Sarah Dolan
Jody:                      James Tolhurst
Zeigfeld Tenor:         Michael McPhee
Tom Keeney:            Lincoln Elliot

ENSEMBLE:
Abbey Fyffe, Berncie Keen, Chloe Horne, Felicity Calwell, Hana McKinney, Jared Pallesen, Jess Funda, Kristy Hooper, Mackinnley Bowden, Mateo Restrepo, Zoe Stewart


Director:                                 Adam Haynes
Musical Director:                    Craig Wood
Choreographer:                      Melissa Ayers
Assistant Director:                Craig Pinkerton
Assistant Music Director:        Natalya Aynsley
Set Design:                            Matt Hourigan
Assistant Set Designer:          Josh Stringer
Costume Design:                    Chris Pitcairn
Costume Co-ordinator:        Wendy Walker
Lighting Design:                      Mitchell Kroll
Tech Advisor:                          Mike Brew

Available Dates

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Duration

3 hours (including 20 min interval)

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