Side by Side by Sondheim brings well-known favorites to the stage
Tuesday, September 18, 2012
September 18, 2012
The Rockford College Performing Arts Department presents "Side by Side by Sondheim” Oct. 4-7, in Maddox Theatre, Clark Arts Center, 5050 E State Street, Rockford. Show times are Thursday through Saturday at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday at 2 p.m.
This dazzling array of some of Sondheim’s best-known songs features numbers from landmark shows that revolutionized musical theatre with their masterful craft and astounding creativity: Company, Follies, A Little Night Music, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Anyone Can Whistle and Pacific Overtures, not to mention the classics written with musical theatre giants Leonard Bernstein, Jule Styne and Richard Rodgers: West Side Story, Gypsy, and Do I Hear a Waltz? Also included are delectable rarities from the television musical Evening Primrose, the film The Seven Percent Solution and the hit revue The Mad Show.
Tickets are $10 for adults and $7 for students and seniors. Contact the Rockford College Box Office at 815.226.4100 for more information and tickets.
Pictured from left to right: Rockford College students Christina Lewis, Dakota Bryant and Erin Farste.