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Date: Aug 04, 2009
Shuffle Off to "42nd Street," Presented by Hofstra Entertainment and The Gray Wig
Weekends, August 14-30, 2009, John Cranford Adams Playhouse
The classic musical "42nd Street" will run at the John Cranford Adams Playhouse, weekends through August 30. Photo by Richard Ginsburg.Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY … Hofstra Entertainment and The Gray Wig, Hofstra’s alumni theater group, present the legendary Tony Award-winning Broadway song and dance extravaganza 42nd Street, at the John Cranford Adams Playhouse, South Campus, August 14 to 30, 2009.
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Listen to an excerpt of director Amy Dolan Fletcher's interview with WRHU's Susan Murphy.
This production is not Amy Dolan Fletcher’s first foray onto 42nd Street. The Island Park resident played “Anytime Annie” in the Broadway revival of the show. Her other Broadway credits include “Rizzo” in Grease and “Ellie” in Hal Prince’s Showboat on London’s West End.
Show times for 42nd Street are Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. Tickets are $32 adult; $30 senior citizen (over 65); and $15 matriculated non-Hofstra students with ID. Members of the Hofstra community may purchase up to two tickets for $10 each upon presentation of a current HofstraCard. For tickets and more information call the Hofstra Box Office, Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. at (516) 463-6644 or visit www.hofstra.edu/HofstraEntertainment.
Please note: All proceeds from the Saturday, August 29, 8 p.m. performance of 42nd Street
will benefit five Gray Wig endowed scholarships for Hofstra students of the arts.