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My Fair Lady 2016

Amelia Musical Playhouse presents My Fair Lady, at 7:30 p.m. on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, from June 9th to the 25th, with a Sunday matinee on June 19, 2016 at 2:30 p.m. Directed by Geoffrey King, this play is based on Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw.

This “rags to riches” story is a tale about Eliza Doolittle, the central character, who is discovered by her subsequent mentor, Professor Henry Higgins, whilst plying her trade as a cockney flower seller in Covent Garden. By chance, a Colonel Pickering who, like Higgins is an expert on voices, dialects, accents and so on is also present at the time. Higgins wagers Pickering that he can turn Eliza into “a lady” simply by altering her speech & dressing her accordingly. Higgins’ intentions are questioned by both his housekeeper and by Eliza’s father, Alfred P. Doolittle a somewhat uncouth dustman (garbage collector).

Fast forward several months and Higgins’ training is put to the test — first at the Ascot horse race event and subsequently at a grand ball. Eliza passes both tests (just about) and for Higgins that means, “job done.” Meanwhile, Eliza has become the object of the affections of a rather naïve and simple “gentleman” (Freddy) who worships her. Meanwhile, partly thanks to Higgins, Doolittle has become the recipient of a large inheritance and has “moved up” in the world.

So, what is to become of this newly minted “lady?” Will she stay with Higgins in a platonic relationship or fall into the arms of Freddy?

TICKETS
$20 general admission, $15 students
In Person: Stop by AMP Monday-Thursday 8:30am-12:00pm/5:00pm-8:30pm
By Phone: Call (904) 277-3455
Online: http://www.ameliamusicalplayhouse.com/events/my-fair-lady/

Cash and checks accepted at the door. Credit cards accepted online.

Mary Poppins Lands at Amelia Community Theatre

mary-poppins-amelia-community-theatreSponsored by Bob and Pat Henderson to raise awareness for Take Stock in Children, and directed by Devin and Elizabeth Clevenger, Mary Poppins will take the main stage at Amelia Community Theatre April 14-30, 2016.

“Everyone’s favorite nanny arrives with her spoonful of sugar to help the troubled Banks family in this delightful musical, set in 1910 England. With a combination of magic and common sense, dispensed through story, song, and dance, the unconventional Mary Poppins reminds us ‘that anything can happen if you let it’.”

Performances are at 8:00 p.m.

The roles of Jane and Michael have been double cast, below you will find the performance schedule for those roles:
Jane and Michael Show Dates:
-Nina Simone-Diaz & Caragh Zeigler: April 14,16,20,22,24,28
-Elizabeth Springer & Ryan Maurer: April 15,17,21,23,27,30

The matinee performances have already sold out!

Tickets are $25 for adults and $15 for students through high school. Amelia Community Theatre is located at 207 Cedar Street, in Fernandina Beach.

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ACT’s Summer Camp Registration Opens April 1

ACT's Summer Camp Registration Opens April 1Amelia Community Theatre is once again offering musical theatre themed Summer Camp. There will be a one week acting camp in June, and a two week camp in July. These summer camps fill up very quickly!

Camp Registration Forms will be available on the website and at the Box Office at 207 Cedar Street, beginning April 1st.

You may register in person on April 1st during Special Camp Registration Hours of 10am – 2pm at the Main Stage Theatre, 207 Cedar Street. Online registration will also be available at that time, or you can call the ACT Box Office at (904) 261-6749.

June Summer Camp for ages 7 to 12
This five day camp provides instruction in theatre basics, with a performance of The Fairy-Tale Network for family and friends on Friday.
-Camp is from 9:00 a.m. to noon each morning, in Studio 209 at 209 Cedar Street.
Please note: Seven year olds must have completed first grade or the equivalent. Snacks will be provided. Camp is limited to 18 children.
June 13-17, 2016 – Registration Fee: $75

July Musical Theatre Camp for Ages 8-17
This two week camp provides instruction in acting, singing, and movement. Campers attending the all day session will bring a lunch each day; drinks will be provided. On Friday, July 22, all campers will be dismissed at noon, and return for the Friday evening performance.
Please note: Eight year olds must have completed second grade or the equivalent. Camp is held in both our studio and main stage theatres, with performances on the main stage. Snacks are provided each morning. This session will be limited to 40 youngsters.

Campers must be able to attend both weeks and be available to perform Schoolhouse Rock Live, Jr. on Friday, July 22 in the evening, and again at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 23, 2016.

-Ages 8-12* attend from 9 AM – Noon
Registration Fee $140

-Ages 13-17 attend from 9 AM – 2:30 PM
Registration Fee $170

July 11-15 and July 18-23

*Returning campers who are 12 have option to register for all day camp

For more information, please visit www.ameliacommunitytheatre.org.

Spamalot Now Playing at Amelia Musical Playhouse

Spamalot Now Playing at Amelia Musical PlayhouseSpamalot, the stage version of Monty Python and the Holy Grail, opened at the Amelia Musical Playhouse on March 17th. Performances continue March 24, 25, 26, and 31, April 1 and 2nd, with an April 3rd matinee at 2:30.

Directed by Arlene Filkoff, this show is vintage Monty Python and is a fun view of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table. Veteran local actor Geoffrey King is appropriately imperious as King Arthur and Mary Williams lends her golden voice to the Lady of the Lake. Knights are played by Jimmy Kalista, Judge Bob Williams, Tim Ross and Don Bingham. They are supported, as all proper knights are, by an ensemble of actors and actresses who will sing and dance their way into your hearts. Choreography is by Jennifer McCarthy a fabulous talent in our community. These dancers go from “tap” to cha cha to Fosse type slinking without missing a beat.

Sets were designed and constructed to make the magic happen by Gregg Dillingham, Jimmy Kalista and Steve Filkoff. Music directors Ronnie Luallen and Jill Dillingham, along with conductor Richard Williams lead a fabulous orchestra which once again helps to make Amelia Musical Playhouse unique with live music. Rachel Tyler proves that she is a mistress of costumes extraordinaire and Alexa Bishop has found props for every part of Arthur’s kingdom which is all of Britain and even tiny little bits of Gaul.

Tickets are on sale now at www.ameliamusicalplayhouse.com or through the box office at 904-277-3455. Tickets are $20 or $15 for students. Show time is 7:30 except for the April 3rd matinee which is at 2:30.

Spamalot is presented by special arrangement with Theatrical Rights Worldwide.

Arsenic and Old Lace Auditions at ACT

Arsenic and Old Lace Auditions at ACTAuditions will be held on March 20, 2016, on the main stage of the Amelia Community Theatre, for Arsenic and Old Lace.

Story:
The elderly Brewster sisters lace their homemade wine with arsenic to end the loneliness of lonely old men. Their bugle-blowing nephew thinks he is Teddy Roosevelt and the cellar is the Panama Canal. Another nephew is a criminal who looks like Boris Karloff, and nephew Mortimer is a drama critic. No wonder this is one of the most popular comedies ever staged.

Show dates:
June 9,10,11,16,17,18,23,24,25 – 8:00 pm – June 19 – 2:00 pm

Directed by Ron Kurtz, auditions will be held at 4:00 p.m.; in addition to reading from the script, those auditioning should prepare a one minute monologue that may be memorized or read. Eleven men and three women are needed for the cast.

Characters:
Abby Brewster: A darling lady in her sixties who poisons elderly men. Abby is the sister of Martha and an aunt to Teddy, Jonathan, and Mortimer.

Martha Brewster: A sweet elderly woman with Victorian charm who poisons elderly men, Martha is the sister of Abby and an aunt to Teddy, Jonathan, and Mortimer.

The Rev. Dr. Harper: Minister and father of Elaine

Teddy Brewster: Nephew of Abby and Martha Brewster, Teddy is a man in his forties who thinks that he is Theodore Roosevelt.

Officer Brophy: A police officer

Officer Klein: A police officer

Elaine Harper: An attractive girl in her twenties and Mortimer’s fiancee, Elaine is the daughter of the Rev. Dr. Harper. She is surprisingly wise in the ways of the world for a minister’s daughter.

Mortimer Brewster: Nephew of Abby and Martha, Mortimer is a drama critic who is engaged to Elaine. He is a nice man who cares for his aunts.

Mr. Gibbs: A man who wishes to rent a room from the Brewster sisters

Jonathan Brewster: Nephew of Abby and Martha Brewster, Jonathan is a psychopath who has had plastic surgery and now looks like Boris Karloff.

Dr. Einstein: A plastic surgeon and an alcoholic who is in his fifties, Dr. Einstein has changed Jonathan’s face three times.

Officer O’Hara: A police officer, O’Hara is a would-be playwright who pesters Mortimer to read his play.

Lieutenant Roony: A tough and dominating police officer

Mr. Witherspoon: The superintendent of Happy Dale Sanitarium

Ordinary Days at Studio 209

Ordinary Days at Studio 209The modern musical Ordinary Days, recently produced by Atlantic Beach Experimental Theatre, is traveling to Amelia Community Theatre for four performances on the Studio 209 stage.

When Deb loses her most precious possession, the notes to her graduate thesis, she unwittingly starts a chain of events that turns the ordinary days of four New Yorkers into something extraordinary. Told through a series of intricately connected songs and vignettes, Ordinary Days is an original musical about growing up and enjoying the view.

The Cast:
KATIE SWIDER McCLOSKEY as Deb
TYLER D. HUMPHREY as Warren
CAROLINE BRAZELTON as Claire
JOSH WALLER as Jason

All tickets are $20.00.

Shows:
Friday, March 18th at 8pm
Saturday, March 19th at 2pm
Saturday, March 19th at 8pm
Sunday, March 20th at 2pm

Marriage in Arrears This Week at Amelia Musical Playhouse

Marriage in Arrears This Week at Amelia Musical PlayhouseMarriage in Arrears is playing this week in Fernandina Beach at the Amelia Musical Playhouse.

The show goes on November 5, 6, and 7th, 2015 at 7:30pm. This is an evocative exploration of the human heart and soul written and directed by Richard Wolf.

Cast
Diane/Barbara – Arlene Filkoff
George/Jonathan – Michael Miller
Doctor Manworth – Jeff McDowell

Amelia Musical Playhouse is presenting this production as a benefit performance for America’s Youth, Inc.

The marriages of Diane and George, Barbara and Jonathan, are in serious trouble. George, a used-to-be famous writer, has retreated to a cabin in the woods where he now prefers to spend his days wallowing, drinking and ineffectively stumbling along in comic self-pity while Diane has gone on to pursue her own literary endeavors. She comes to visit him with a purpose in mind and their ensuing dialogue is both hilarious and touching, tapping into the often times fragile human condition.

Barbara has recovered from a breakdown and is now ready to leave the private clinic where she has recently been residing. Her upstanding, extremely successful husband, Jonathan, is coming to take her home. As they discuss their lives we learn of the often disruptive circumstances that can hide beneath the surface of a seemingly peaceful union.

Amelia Musical Playhouse is located at 1955 Island Walkway off 8th St in Fernandina Beach. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for students and are available at the theatre, onlinewww.ameliamusicalplayhouse.com, or call the theatre box office at 277-3455.

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Rocky Horror Show is Not Your Ordinary Night at the Theatre

Rocky Horror Show is Not Your Ordinary Night at the TheatreThe fantastic campy, cult favorite Rocky Horror Show will be performed on October 22, 23, 24, 29, 30, 31 2015 at 7:30pm at Amelia Musical Playhouse.

For mature audiences only. Patrons must be 17 or older.

The production is directed by Jill Dillingham and features a live band and newly designed sets by Annie Hall Hines with choreography by Jennifer McCarthy and costumes by assistant director Rachel Tyler.

A humorous tribute to classic science fiction and horror movies, The Rocky Horror Show tells the story of two clean cut young people, Brad Majors and his fiancée Janet Weiss, who run into trouble and seek help at the freaky Frankenstein mansion. However, little did they know that the mansion is inhabited by alien transsexuals from the planet Transylvania and Dr. Frank N Furter is in the midst of one of his maniacal experiments.

The musical has since developed a cult following and was also adapted into a movie. Prop bags will be sold so the audience can become part of the fun! Audience members are invited to dress up as their favorite character, or not, and have fun with this musical mayhem!

Amelia Musical Playhouse is located at 1955 Island Walkway off 8th St in Fernandina Beach.

Tickets are $20 and are available at the theatre, or at www.ameliamusicalplayhouse.org, or call the theatre box office at 277-3455.

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First Annual Murder Mystery Dinner to Support Authors in Schools

First Annual Murder Mystery Dinner to Support Authors in Schools

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Fernandina Beach, FL – Murder, mystery and mayhem will be the order of the evening, October 24, 2015, starting at 6:15 pm at the First Annual Murder Mystery Dinner sponsored by the Amelia Island Book Festival (AIBF) to support its literacy program, Authors in Schools (AIS).

At the beautiful Golf Club of Amelia Island, the cast of the Fernandina Little Theatre (FLT) will entertain, regale and engage attendees with an evening of laughter, fun, familiar and obscure literary references. Coupled with a sit-down, gourmet dinner, replete with a mystery drink and dessert, it is sure to be a hit.

“It’s all to support our Authors in Schools literacy program that touches every student throughout the County,” says Marie Fenn, AIBF Board president. Now in its 11th year, Authors in Schools is a unique and highly effective program. “Kicking off our fundraising efforts at the start of the Halloween season is in keeping with our spirit of camaraderie and partnership. We are immensely grateful to FLT for lending us their professional talents to support the literary arts among kids. The Amelia Book Festival Board of Directors invites the community to join us in a scintillating evening that supports literacy throughout Nassau County,” adds Fenn.

For tickets to the Murder Mystery Dinner and to learn more about details of the February 18 – 20, 2016 Amelia Island Book Festival, visit us at www.ameliaislandbookfestival.org.

Led by Honorary Chairman and NYT and Number One International Bestselling Author, Steve Berry, the 15th Annual Amelia Island Book Festival promises new venues and formats designed to delight book fans and readers of all ages.

The Amelia Island Book Festival is a not for profit 501(c)3 Corporation seeking to open up the world for people of all ages by promoting and celebrating literacy through books. With a mission to promote life-long learning though fostering an appreciation for books, we provide quality events featuring authors in engaging venues.

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Wait Until Dark Opens at Amelia Community Theatre

Wait Until Dark Opens at Amelia Community TheatreAmelia Community Theatre presents the classic thriller Wait Until Dark, the opening show of ACT’s 35th anniversary season. It is sponsored by Island Security Systems, LLC.

Playwright Frederick Knott uses a clever reverse plot structure, so the audience knows from the beginning what three con men are after as they search for a doll in a basement apartment in Greenwich Village, home to photographer Sam Hendrix and his blind wife, Suzy. The psychological tension and suspense increase as the audience waits for Suzy, aided by a neighbor girl, Gloria, to figure out who she can trust.

ACT’s cast includes Samantha Hilliker as Suzy, and Zachary Martin, Joe Parker, and Doug McDowell as the con men. Jessie Krajewski plays Gloria, Brian Crane is Sam Hendrix, and Will Holder and Don Hughes are policemen.

Performances are at 8 p.m. on October 15-17, 22-24 and at 2 p.m. on October 18 in the main-stage theater at 207 Cedar Street, Fernandina Beach.

Tickets are $22 for adults; $10 for students through college, and are available at ameliacommunitytheatre.org or by calling 261-6749.

The ACT Box Office is open from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays.

Season tickets are also still available for either the 6-show or 5-show package.

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Miracle on 34th Street Auditions

Miracle on 34th Street AuditionsAdapted by Mountain Community Theatre, based on the book by Valentine Davies, and directed by Toni D’Amico and Laura Swaim, Miracle on 34th Street auditions are coming to the Amelia Community Theatre on Saturday, September 26, 2015.

Times are 10:00am for young actors 6-17, and 2:00pm for adult actors.

Performances will be held December 3 – 19th.

Based on the beloved film and novel, this is a nostalgic holiday treat for the whole family! A single mother and her young daughter, Susan, have given up on Christmas… until they meet a mysterious gentleman at Macy’s claiming to be Santa Claus. This jolly Kris Kringle brings them hope and unleashes waves of goodwill throughout New York City. Could he be the real Santa Claus?

For more information visit www.ameliacommunitytheatre.org/

Scripts available in our box office call 904-261-6749

Some of the roles listed below are smaller roles with a very light line load. Some parts could be doubled.

The characters listed above that do not have a gender beside their name can be male or female.

Kris Kringle (M) 45 & up – Kind old man who truly believes he is Santa Claus.
Doris Walker (F) 25 & up – Special events coordinator at Macy’s. Single mother.
Susan Walker (girl) 6-11 yrs – Daughter of Doris, wise beyond her years with a natural curiosity.
Fred Gaily (M) 25 & up 40 – Neighbor and friend of Doris and Susan. Attorney.
Dr. Pierce – Physician at Maplewood Home.
Shellhammer – 25 & up – Manager of Macy’s Toy Department. Assistant of Doris.
Sawyer – 40 & up – Macy’s psychologist.
Gimbel – Owner of Gimbel’s Department Store.
Newsboy – Sells paper about the trial.
Macy – Tycoon who is very concerned with public opinion and publicity.
Judge Harper – Knows his civic duty.
Mara – Prosecuting Attorney.
Mara, Jr. – Prosecuting Attorney’s child.
Halloran – Judge Harper’s political advisor.
Drunken Santa (M) Former Santa for Macy’s.
Bloomingdale – Owner and Manager of Bloomingdales.
Duncan – Antelope keeper at the Central Park Zoo.
Finley – Bailiff in Judge Harper’s Court.

2nd Annual Amelia Community Theatre’s Teen Lock-In

2nd Annual Amelia Community Theatre's Teen Lock-InYour teens are invited to the Second Annual Amelia Community Theatre’s Teen Lock-In. The Lock-In will be September 11, 2015, from 7:30 p.m. until 7:00 a.m. on September 12, in the main stage theatre at 207 Cedar Street.

Sponsored by the theatre’s teen troupe, known as ACTeen, it is an entire night of theatre activities just for teens ages 13-18.

What will they be doing?
There will be workshops on preparing for auditions, stage make-up, scene work, and more, with ample adult supervision. We will also discuss our ACTeen Troupe auditions which will be the following weekend on Sunday, September 20 at 2:30 p.m. If you have a teen or are a teen interested in theatre, this will be a fun and informative night!

What to Bring
Teens need to bring a sleeping bag, pillow, and $5.00 for pizza and beverages, or they are welcome to provide their own snacks.

How to Sign Up
Space is limited; parents or guardians should call 261-6749 to register. Teens must sign up in advance in order to attend the lock-in.

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Theatre Director Visits Rotary Sunrise

Theatre Director Visits Rotary SunriseAmelia Island, FL – Executive Director Linda McClane, of the Amelia Community Theatre, spoke on the heels of opening night for ACT’s 35th season which opened August 13th with a production of I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change.

This small-cast musical comedy is a celebration of the mating game, what it involves, and what it may lead to: dating, love, marriage, in-laws, and children. Presented in a revue style, it pays tribute to those who have found the courage to ask, “What are you doing on Saturday night?”

Ms. McClane spoke of the many programs offered by ACT including summer camp for kids, Studio 209 for smaller “edgier” productions, and the Peppermint Players, to name just a few. Volunteers for productions and other theatre tasks at hand are always needed!

Linda McClane referenced a quote by a long time stage director, and paraphrased with this comment, “Theatre enriches lives, changes lives and often, also saves lives.”

The Rotary Club of Amelia Island Sunrise meets weekly at the Fernandina Beach Golf Club at 7:30am. For more information about the club or to attend a breakfast meeting, please contact President, Cindy Jackson, at bijouxamelia@comcast.net, or go to www.ameliaislandrotary.com.

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Gypsy Opens August 20th at Amelia Musical Playhouse

Gypsy Opens August 20th at Amelia Musical PlayhouseAmelia Musical Playhouse presents Gypsy, opening August 20 with additional performances on August 21, 22, 27, 28, 29 and September 3, 4, 5 at 7:30 pm. The matinee will be on August 30 at 2:30 pm.

Gypsy has been one of the most successful musicals in Broadway history since its introduction in 1959 featuring music by Jule Styne and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim.

Directed by Mary Williams, with choreography by Meredith Burkhart, Carey Dresser, and Rachel Tyler, this musical is loosely based on the life of famous vaudeville/burlesque star, Gypsy Rose Lee and her mother, Rose. Gypsy follows the hopes and dreams of Rose, the ultimate stage mother, as she raises her daughters to become vaudeville stars.

Cast members and musicians include many local favorites and some new faces:

Cast in order of appearance:
Uncle Jocko/Cigar – Joe Palmer
George/Phil/L.A. – Dillon Basse
Vaudeville Children & Teens – Emily Ford, Bella Gonzalez, Ryan Maurer, Olivia Phillips, Amanda Powell
Baby June – Brighton Burkhart
Baby Louise – Sarah Perkins
Ensemble – Kailin Friedrich, Juliet Hicks, Ismerie Maurer, Beth Perkins
Rose – Jill Dillingham
Pop – Dick Devoe
Weber/Stagehand – Tony McAdoo
Herbie – Jeff Packer
Angie/Pastey – Josh White
Yonkers – Berenger Burkhart
Tulsa – Jonathon Maurer
Teen Louise – Shay Porter
Teen June – Adeline Bishop
Kringelein – Gregg Dillingham
Goldstone – Carlos Chavez-Tafur
Miss Cratchitt – Kara Brooker
Agnes – Loran Tyler
Marjorie May – Zoe Thompson
Dolores – Ashley Hamilton
Adult Louise – Paige Miklas
Tessie Tura – Gracie Ross
Miss Mazzeppa – Jane Sandhaus-Packer
Electra – Rachel Tyler
Renee – Kate West

Band
Piano – Ronnia Luallen, Susan Raab
Bass – Scott Kessler
Clarinet – Samanatha Towers
Flute – Ann Merwin
Percussion – Rick Maurer
Saxophone – Richard Williams
Trumpet – Brian Deitsch, Chad Miller, Spence Turner, Mike Watkins

Production Team
Director: Mary Williams
Assistant Director: Music – Ronnie Luallen
Assistant Director: Burlesque – Rachel Tyler
Assistant Director/Choreographer: Children – Meridith Burkhart
Choreographer: Teens – Jennifer Schlecta
Set Designers – Carey Dresser, Gregg Dillingham

As always, complimentary refreshments will be served during intermission at all performances.

Showcasing the triumphs and hardships along the way to fame, the musical contains many songs that became popular favorites, including Together Wherever We Go, Small World Isn’t It, Everything’s Coming Up Roses, and Let me Entertain You.

Tickets are $20.00 general admission, $15 students. Tickets can be purchased at the box office Monday – Thursday, from 5:00 to 8:30pm, by phone (904) 277-3455, or online at http://www.ameliamusicalplayhouse.com/tickets/.

Amelia Musical Playhouse is located at 1955 Island Walkway, right off Eighth Street, in Fernandina Beach.

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I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change at ACT

I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change at ACTSponsored by The Patio Place, I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change, is coming to the Amelia Community Theatre!

The book and lyrics are by Joe DiPietro, with music by Jimmy Roberts, and the play will be performed August 13-29, 2015. This production is directed by Toni D’Amico, with Musical Director Shelli D.Long.

This small-cast musical comedy is a celebration of the mating game, what it involves and what it may lead to: dating, love, marriage, in-laws, and children. Presented in a revue style, it pays tribute to those who have found the courage to ask, “What are you doing on Saturday night?” (Adult language and humor.)

Show times:
August 13, 14, 15, 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29 – 8:00 pm
August 23 – 2:00 pm

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Pictured – Back row: Walker Davis, Marcus Rau, Jonathan Leonard, Ben Davis
Seated in front: Carol Davis, Sara Austen Muir, Jennifer Paulk, Elizabeth Bricknell

In a series of vignettes, this modern musical comedy presents the American mating game, beginning with dating, and moving on to marriage, in-laws, and children.

Our talented cast of eight play over 40 characters, such as the couple on a blind date, the perennial bridesmaid, the obsessive new parents, and strangers who discover that funerals can be a good place to find love.

The cast includes three actors who have appeared on the ACT stage previously – Jonathan Leonard (Grease), Jennifer Paulk (Hair), and Marcus Rau (The 25th Annual Putnam Co. Spelling Bee). Elizabeth Bricknell, Sara Austen Muir, plus real-life married couple, Carol and Walker Davis, and their son, Ben Davis, are making their ACT debut.

An alternate title for this musical comedy is “Everything you have ever secretly thought about dating, romance, marriage, lovers, husbands, wives, and in-laws, but were afraid to admit.” The show does have adult content and humor.

When I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change premiered in 1995, a woman in the audience shouted out, “This is my life.” The cast knew then they were on to something special!

Tickets:
Adults – $20.00
Students – $10.00 (k-12)

Sponsored by The Patio Place, a new bistro coming to downtown Fernandina Beach in the fall. Owned by ACT actor and volunteer Amy Petroy, the restaurant will feature fresh and healthy cuisine, with locally sourced ingredients and an international flavor. Amy will be providing refreshments for the Opening Night Party of this play serving crepe chocolate rolls and hummus with crepe chips. She will also have a cooking station in the lobby demonstrating the techniques she learned in Brittany, France for preparing authentic crepes using a billig (crepe machine).

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