Tuesday, July 10, 2018

THE 1940'S RADIO HOUR - Don Bluth Front Row Theatre - October 11-November 24, 2018

by  Walton Jones

Full of 1940s music, dancing and old-time sound effects, the play portrays the final holiday broadcast of the Mutual Manhattan Variety Cavalcade on the New York radio station WOV in December 1942.

Fabled WOV, a seedy little New York radio station takes to the air at the beginning of World War II, this time to record a broadcast for the troops overseas. The narrative concerns the harassed producer whose leading singer is often drunk, the delivery boy who wants a chance in front of the mike, the second banana who dreams of singing a ballad, and the trumpet-playing sound effects man who chooses a fighter plane over Glenn Miller.

Pops Bailey-                        Frank Aaron                     
Clifton Feddinton-             Jeff Huffman                   
Millie Ferggusson-            Becca Webb                   
Lou Cohn-                           Gary Caswell                   
Johnny Canton-                 Alex Gonzales                 
Ginger Brooks-                  Molly Jisa                           
Connie Miller-                    Lauren Scoville               
B.J Gibson-                         Cameron Swindler         
Neal Tilden-                        Sam Johnson                   
Ann Collier-                         Rebecca Whaley             
Geneva Lee Brown-           BreAwna Harpe             
Stanley Kawolsky               Malcolm Hooper           

Director-                          Gary Caswell   

Thursday, Friday & Saturday - 7PM
Saturday matinee - 2PM

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