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Coming up: ‘Picasso at the Lapin Agile,’ Jan. 17 to Feb. 2

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Steve Martin’s long-running Off Broadway comedy Picasso at the Lapin Agile will be presented Fridays to Sundays, January 17 to February 2. Albert Einstein and Pablo Picasso meet in a Parisian café just before Einstein’s theory of relativity and Picasso’s art took the world by storm. Playwright Steve Martin (yes, that Steve Martin) plays fast and […]

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Photos: “Little Women” the musical

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Presented October 10-27, 2019. Directed by Jessica Raven, with musical direction by Karen Hochstedler. Produced by Liz Lizanckie. Cast: Bianna Kinnier Jennifer Brounstein Ellie Eichenlaub Skylar Wowak Lauren Sisson Robert Fischetti Colin Palmer Mairon Stark Stuart Whalen Eric Momente Susan Hedges Brett Chizever Photos by Elizabeth Wagner:

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Youth on Stage musical: ‘Seussical,’ July 19-August 5

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Presented July 19 to August 5, 2018. The cast: Aria Saltini, Julia Cappiello, Gage Bennett, Ashley Hilary, Charlotte Simone, Lily Kutner, Justin Stuart, Aidan Saltini, Sarah Scarbrough, Kyle Breitenbach, Rebecca Lukachinski, Grace Lukachinski, Kimberly Connolly, Meghan Duffy, Kerry Mannix, Arianna McMorris, Allie O’Connor, David Bassemir, Kyle Breitenbach, Brandon Horyczun, Kierra Prentiss, Bridgett Comiskey, Kathleen Kelly, Skylar Wowak, […]

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Photos: “Oliver!” May 17-June 3

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Presented May 17 to June 3, 2018. Cast: Glenn Abramowitz, Landon Bennett, Naomi Cichanowicz, Alissa Dabrowski, Gabriel DiFrancesco, Aydin Fideli, Bela Gogiashvili, Mike Hipp, Cameron Hipp, Mary Kalich, Kathleen Kelly, Gabriela Kuklinski, Georgia Kuzmech, Andrew Lenahan, Katrina Lovett, Liz McLaughlin, Jesse Meehan, Victoria Mietne, Matt Orr, Rick Peters, Jocelyn Podlas, Joseph Podlas, Kierra “Elliot” Prentiss, James Pritchard, Elle Quinones, Michaallyn Schepps, Jacob Schiavone, Kimet Speed, Kathryn Stahl, Justin Stuart, Joann E. (JET) Tamin, Camryn Trant, Skyler Valderrama, Julianna Voegel, Jenna Wolf Production: Director: Kelsey Cheslock; Assistant Director: Mary Motto Kalich; Musical Director: Karen Hochstedler; Choreographer: Jenna Spates. […]

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Photos: ‘Next to Normal’

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Presented January 19-February 4. Director: Jessica Raven. Musical director: Karen Hochstedler. Producer: Susan Hedges. Cast: Diana:  Kelli Baumann Dan:  James Stevens Natalie:  Sydnee LaBuda / Ava Bianchi Gabe:  Zachary Zain Henry:  Eric Hughes Dr. Madden: Matthew Mendoza Dr. Fine: Peter Peterson Photos by Katharine Schroeder:

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Photos: ‘Young Frankenstein’ (the musical)

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Presented Oct. 12-29, 2017. Director: Bob Kaplan. Musical directors: Leslie McBride, Jen Kennedy. Producer: Babette Cornine. CAST: Michael Hipp Matt Orr Jenna Wolf Nancy DiGirolamo Laura Pearsall Alan Stewart James Carey Peter Peterson Bob Kaplan Lon Shomer John Lovett Jan McGoey Linda Aydinian Alicia James Marissa Russo James Pritchard Glenn Abramowitz James Pearsall

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Photos and videos: A 60th-anniversary ‘Costume Revue’

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NFCT presented a Costume Revue – part fashion show, part musical revue – on Sept. 16 to kick off our 60th anniversary season. It was great fun for both performers and the audience! Performers and models: Mike Hipp, Kimet Speed, Dave Markel, Lauren Sisson, Mark Sisson, John Lovett, Rusty Kransky, Dee Martin, Chris Fretto, Micky Kalich, Jenna Wolf, Manning […]

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Photos: Youth on Stage’s ‘Thoroughly Modern Millie,’ 2017

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July 20-August 6. Director: John Bradley. Music director: Karen Hochstedler. Producers: Liz Liszanckie and Jen Eager. Cast: Ashley Hilary (Millie), Eric Hughes, Aria Saltini, Kierra Prentiss, Gage Bennett, Sarah Fogarty, Alex Bradley, Eric Momente, Grace Lukachinski, Julia Cappiello, Bridgett Comiskey, Kimmie Connolly, Alissa Dabrowski, Ben Eager, Caleb Foley, Gaby Gonzalez, Shay Jackson, Lily Keane, Mikayla Keane, Leah […]

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