The Music Box Players will present the regional premiere of Dolly Parton’s 9 TO 5: THE MUSICAL, Sept 13 to 15, 20 to 22, and 27 to 29, at the Music Box Dinner Playhouse, 196 Hughes St, Swoyersville, PA.
The musical is based on the 1980 movie starring Dolly Parton, Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda, and is still one of the most popular film comedies of all time. Dolly Parton wrote the music and lyrics, with a book by Patricia Resnick.
The show is directed by Dana Feigenblatt, and musical direction is by Kim Crofchick of Mountaintop. The sets and lighting are by Michael Gallagher. Choreography is by Amber McKenna.
On Broadway, the musical garnered 4 Tony Award nominations, including one for best musical, and one for Parton’s musical score.
The leading roles at the Music Box will be played by Cate McDonald, Amanda Reese, Ericka Law, and Bill Lipski. Ensemble members of the cast include Jessica Werbin, Christian Lynch, Michael Radzwilla, Amber McKenna, Ryan Engle, Dana Feigenblatt, Kevin Costley, Michael Gallagher, Allie Liguori, Tyler Ocasio, Cindy Brandreth, Jimmy Williams, Darren Moore, Molly Askew, and Katie Roarty.
9 TO 5 is a dinner theatre production. Dinner and show tickets are $34. Children 12 and under: $28. Group rates are available. Show only tickets are also available for all performances and cost $16.
Fridays and Saturdays: the bar opens at 6 PM, a buffet dinner is served at 6:30 PM, and curtain is at 8 PM. On Sundays, the bar opens at 1 PM, the buffet is served at 1:30 PM, and curtain is at 3 PM.
For more information, and to make reservations: call 283-2195 or 800-698-PLAY