HENRY — River Valley Players is thrilled to announce the cast of “A Grand Night for Singing!”
The ensemble revue cast includes Charlotte Balensiefen, Deanne Crook, Robert Eckert, Bill Entwistle, Morgan Friedrich, Ron Friedrich, Christine Gaspardo, Derrik Gaspardo, Bob Herath, Jane Knapp, Donald Knuckey, John Lionberger and Dixie Wheeler. The cast, co-directors Ron Friedrich and Jane Knapp, and choreographer, Deana Brown are hard at work to bring you a delightful representation of the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein music.
“A Grand Night for Singing” will be presented April 26 and 27, and May 2, 3 and 4 at St. Mary’s Community Center in Henry.
“A Grand Night for Singing” is a musical revue showcasing the music of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein featuring songs from every Broadway musical written by the award-winning pair, such as “Carousel,” “Oklahoma!,” “The King and I,” “South Pacific,” “Cinderella” and “The Sound of Music.” This show takes a lively and inventive approach to the beloved songs of these collaborators, while at the same time puts a smile on our faces and keeps us guessing about what will happen next. “A Grand Night for Singing” was nominated for two Tony Awards: Best Musical and Best Book of a Musical.