Once Upon A Time Players Present SNOOPY!!! The Musical!
Its summer time and you know what that means, THEATRE TIME! Kicking off our Summer 2011 theatre season, Luner on Theatre is bringing you all the theatre it possibly can! Covering multiple theatre companies seasons and productions, Luner on Theatre is bringing YOU Summer 2011 in Theatre! First up, say hello to the Once Upon A time Players! A organization new to Luner on Theatre that we will be featuring all Summer long! Their first production of the Summer is SNOOPY! The Musical!
Once Upon A Time Players is a theatre company based out of Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Founded in 2006 by Brendan Stackhouse, the company has grown from producing one show a year to now between six and eight productions annually. The company describes itself in the following way on its website:
“Founded in 2006, The Once Upon a Time Players L.L.C. are a professional organization that performs high quality theatre at a low cost. Through producing a varied season of 6 shows a year, we ensure that the communities we perform in receive a unique, meaningful, and entertaining theatre experience. But theatre is about more than the audience. The Once Upon a Time Players also strive to give the actor, dancer, and designer a place to practice their craft and even earn some money doing it. In a collaborative and fun setting, artists are able to fine tune and practice their craft and take pride in the end result.”
First up is their production of SNOOPY!!! The Musical! The following statement has been released about SNOOPY!!!, “Join us for a celebration of Charles M. Schulz’s classic comic strip Peanuts and America’s favorite comic character, Snoopy! Through short scenes, songs, and dance numbers, the world of Snoopy comes alive on stage for families of all ages. The show runs approximately 55 minutes with no intermission!”
This production features members of Once Upon A Time Players 2011 Summer Company. Presenting his side of the story for once and leading it all as the dog himself, Snoopy in this production will be played by John Alati. The always helpful Lucy will be played by Chelsea Robinson. Snoopy’s owner who started it all, Charlie Brown, will be played by Thomas Randby. Trying to impress Charlie Brown as always, Pepperment Patty will by played by Amy Bishop. The more bashful Linus will be played by Ben Cramer. Charlie Brown’s sister Sally will be played by Elizabeth Miller and everyones little friend Woodstock will be played by Rachael Haber and Cassie West.
The production is directed and choreographed by Once Upon A Players founder Brendan Stackhouse.
SNOOPY!!! The Musical will be performed on June 5th! You have 3 chances to see this one of a kind production! There will be 2 performances at the Wrightstown Library. The Address for that is 727 Penns Park Road in Wrightstown, Pennsylvania 18940. Performances there will be at 11 AM and 1 PM! However, if you can’t make that, there is a night performance! A performance will also be taking place at the Northampton Municipal Amphitheatre! That outdoor theatre can be located on Hatboro Road in Churchville, Pennsylvania 18966. That performance will take place at 7 PM! For this outdoor performance, you should also bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on!
I hope everyone gets a chance to go out to see and support the Once Upon A Time Players as they proudly present SNOOPY!!! The Musical kicking off their 2011 Summer Season! Stay tuned for more news relating to Once Upon A Time Players as their Summer season continues! Also, look forward to their upcoming productions of Urinetown and The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee! Hope to see you all at the show! For more information regarding the Once Upon A Time Players, click here to check their official website.