Chelsea Players and Prime 82 presented a cabaret of Broadway showtunes plus a buffet dinner Saturday, August 9 at 7 pm and Sunday, August 10 at noon.
The Summer Cabaret Dinner Theater will feature songs made famous by Judy Andrews, Carol Channing, and Barbra Streisand, and music from the greatest Broadway composers - Rodgers and Hammerstein, Lerner and Loewe, Bock and Harnick, Stephen Sondheim and Irving Berlin.
The ten member cast includes veterans and newcomers alike: they have appeared in earlier Chelsea Players' productions, as well as Putnam's Bradley Playhouse, New London's Flock Theater, Colchester's Community Theater and Griswold and Ledyard High Schools' musicals.
Several performers are involved in healthcare nonprofits in Norwich:
Christie Max Williams of Mystic coordinates the Center for Hospice Care's Culture of Philanthropy
Marilyn Lowney is Executive Director of the Haitian Health Foundation
Ellen Kellie is a Development Specialist.
Producer-Director Faye Ringel and performer Anne Flammang are retired professors of English from the US Coast Guard Academy. Other performers live and work from Rhode Island to Middletown, Connecticut.