The Miner League Theatre Players at Missouri University of Science and Technology will perform a production of Forbidden Broadway April 19-22 on the Leach Theatre stage.
Performances will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 19; Friday, April 20; and Saturday, April 21. A matinee will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 22. All performances will take place in Leach Theatre of Castleman Hall, located at 10th and Main streets in Rolla.
Tickets are $12 for adults and $8 for Missouri S&T students with a valid ID. Tickets can be purchased through the Leach Theatre Box Office, located at 400 W. 10th St. in Rolla. The box office is open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Tickets can also be purchased by calling 573-341-4219.
Forbidden Broadway is a 1982 off-Broadway revue of Broadway classics from the past and present. From Chicago to Annie to Mama Mia and more, actors dance and sing their way through the ages. The show also pokes fun at various producers and actors such as Carol Channing, Mel Brooks, Rita Moreno and Chita Rivera. It’s a fast-paced musical comedy that parodies some of Broadway’s most loved shows.
“It’s been incredibly rewarding to see the students come together to create this beautiful show,” says Jeanne Stanley, an associate professor of theatre at Missouri S&T. “We have veteran students and new students, and they have worked so hard with musical director Dr. Jossalyn Larson and produced a wonderfully blended sound.”
Forbidden Broadway is not suitable for viewers younger than 13
For more information contact the Leach Theatre Box Office at 573-341-4219 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The following Missouri S&T students will participate in the performances: