9 results for author: John Danovich


Bad News – Good News

We're sorry to say that Lakeland Players has cancelled the performances of "Evita". But the good news is it will be replaced by some very interesting events. Back by popular demand is "PF and The Flatheads" Wear your letter jackets, poodle skirts and saddle shoes as we will be "Rockin' & Rollin' Dancin' & Singin' our favorite songs of the 50's & 60's. This will be held on Sunday, Oct 20th @ 3:00 pm. Tickets are $10 each. Don't miss our Halloween production of "War Of The Worlds", Orson Welle's Historic Radio Broadcast, recreated by East Troy's "Off The Square Players" on Friday Oct. 25th. @ 7:30 & Sunday Oct. 27th. @ 3:00 pm. This is a ...

EVITA Auditions August 25 & 26, 2019

Lakeland Players is having auditions for EVITA, based on the historical story of María Eva Duarte de Perón, a poor Argentinian girl who grows up to be the wife of the president of Argentina, worshipped by her people. As a young woman who longs for an acting career, fame, and fortune, Eva quickly learns that her feminine wiles hold power among a culture, and a political system, run by men. Once she makes it to Buenos Aires, Evita finds fame and power in her powers of seduction, eventually seducing the rising political figure, Juan Perón, who becomes the President of Argentina. As First Lady of Argentina, she aligns herself with the poor, winning ...

“There’s No Business Like Show Business”

"There's No Business Like Show Business" You do not want to miss Lakeland Players last show of our 45th season, presenting a musical review of Broadway's best songs and dances: 45 Years, Alive & Still Kickin'. You'll hear songs from Hello Dolly!, Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, 42nd Street, Les Miserables, Miss Saigon, Mame, Guys & Dolls, and many other memorable musical numbers. Directed by David Whitney , Co-choreogrphed by Cece Danovich & David Whitney, both of Delavan, with Mary Bub & Beth Sukala of Elkhorn sharing the job of Producers. Kerry John Knowlton, our Musical Director resides in Burlington. You'll see 35 talented ...

YOU DON’T HAVE TO BE CATHOLIC TO AUDITION FOR…

YOU DON'T HAVE TO BE CATHOLIC TO AUDITION FOR... "Do Black Patent Leather Shoes Really Reflect Up", This Broadway musical will be directed by JaNelle Powers of Lake Geneva, whose late husband John R. Powers wrote the book based on his novel of the same name.      JaNelles' personal journey with the musical started 40 years ago in Chicago when she auditioned for and was cast in the role of Mary Kenny. This event would change the rest of her life. That audition was the first time she ever heard of "Shoes" or its author John R. Powers even though the musical was based on characters written by John R. Powers which are featured in three of his best ...

Whitney Sweetens the Pot with the raucous production of “Sugar”

Director & Choreographer David Whitney of Delavan, has put together a sweet cast for the last production of the 2017-2018 season at the Historic Sprague Theater in Elkhorn. Sugar a roaring, rollicking, dancing and singing take off of the classic movie Some Like It Hot. Joe, played by Kerry John Knolton of Lake Geneva, and Jerry, played by David Drettwan of Elkhorn two penniless, unemployed musicians, work up a plan to leave Chicago after witnessing a mob slaying and becoming the target of gangster, Spats Palazzo. To get out of town, they transform from Joe and Jerry to Josephine and Daphne and take jobs with Sweet Sue and her Society Syncopaters, an ...

Cast announced for Moon Over Buffalo

Director Mary Hubbard Nugent is pleased to announce the cast for Lakeland Players' upcoming comedy MOON OVER BUFFALO. Charlotte - Joan Hay George - Steve Hay Paul - Tim Neubeck Richard - Tim West Roz - Sondra Gesselle Howard - Douglas Blume Ethel - Audrey Middleton Eileen - Cece Danovich

Auditions announced for Moon Over Buffalo

Audition dates for Moon Over Buffalo, the outrageous comedy written by Ken Ludwig, have been set. Charlotte and George Hay, an acting couple not exactly the Lunts are on tour in Buffalo in 1953 with a repertory consisting of Cyrano de Bergerac "revised, one nostril version" and Noel Coward's Private Lives. This backstage farce by the author of "Lend Me a Tenor" brought Carol Burnett back to Broadway co-starring with Philip Bosco as her megalomanic, drunken husband and leading man. Fate has given these thespians one more shot at starring roles in The Scarlet Pimpernel epic and director Frank Capra himself is en route to Buffalo to catch their ...

The Grunch Tickets on sale!

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The Addams Family Tickets On Sale Now!

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