A locked-door mystery guaranteed to make you smile, THE MUSICAL COMEDY MURDERS OF 1940 brings together bumbling detectives, comic mayhem, secret passageways, unforeseen blizzards, and the infamous “Stage Door Slasher.”
Directed and designed by Performing Arts Chair Paul H. Canada and produced by Todd Ross '94, this not-to-be-missed show will be the first GSB Players production in the new Performing Arts and Community Center. Get your tickets now
for what promises to be a fabulous production!
The critically-acclaimed comedy enjoyed a long run on and Off-Broadway: the New York Times called it “enormous fun,” and the New York Post hailed it as “hugely enjoyable.”
Performances are Thursday, November 8; Friday, November 9, and Saturday, November 10. All shows begin at 7:30 p.m. Doors open 30 minutes before curtain.
Cast: AJ Witte '19, Joe Tedrick '19, Emily Walker '19, Alyssa Jurewicz '19, Sarah Crystal '19, Andrew Lutz '20, Emma Lipkin '20, Caity Hepplewhite '20, Ryan Shin '21, Nick Guth '22.
Stage Crew: Olivia Escousse '19, Emma Weil '20, Ally Stevens '20, Tamia Chaney '20, Devyn Scott '20, Samantha Lowe '20, Olivia Rubano '21, Ava Escousse '21 and Zoe O'Connor '21
THE MUSICAL COMEDY MURDERS OF 1940 is presented by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc.
Performing Arts Chair Paul H. Canada has been teaching theater and staging award-winning Upper School productions for more than 25 years. He holds a Master’s of Fine Arts in costume and set design from Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers, as well as a Bachelor’s of Music Education in vocal music from Mississippi College. He has worked extensively, as a director and designer, in educational and community theatre and as a designer in professional theater.