GREASE picks up after an eventful summer for the teens of Rydell High, including Rizzo and her Pink Ladies and Danny and his Burger Palace Boys. GREASE musically depicts the teen angst these kids face as the make their way through their senior year. With
Runs Jun 9th to Jun 25th
Fri Jun 9th @ 07:30 PM Sat Jun 10th @ 07:30 PM Sun Jun 11th @ 02:00 PM Sun Jun 11th @ 06:00 PM Thu Jun 15th @ 07:30 PM
“GREASE is the word,
is the word…” for Theatre in the Park as the community theatre opens its first
indoor production with the popular musical GREASE on June 9 for a
three-week run at the new Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center in Overland
Park. Evening performances are at 7:30 p.m. on June 9, 10, 15, 16, 17, 22, 23
and 24; at 6 p.m. on June 11; and matinee performances at 2 p.m. on June 11, 17,
18, 24 and 25. GREASE is rated R and
is recommended for mature audiences over 17.
GREASE features an
all-star cast of local performers who were chosen during TTIP spring auditions.
TTIP Producing Artist Director Tim Bair directs GREASE with a creative
team that includes as music director/conductor Marsha Canady and as Liz Ernst choreographer. GREASE features a
and lyrics by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey.
The show ran for more than 5,400 performances on Broadway.
picks up after an eventful summer for the teens of Rydell High, including Rizzo
and her Pink Ladies and Danny and his Burger Palace Boys. GREASE musically depicts the teen angst these kids face as the make
their way through their senior year. With fun musical numbers including “Greased
Lightening,” “Look at me I’m Sandra Dee,” “Summer Nights,” and “Born to Hand
Jive Baby,” GREASE will have audiences
on their feet wanting more!
truly is everyone’s favorite rock ‘n’ roll musical,” Bair said. “We’ve gotten
great response from ALL ages! Folks remember the movie most, but everyone is in
for a real treat with the live show.”
tickets at the Arts & Heritage Center are all reserved seats. Ticket prices
are $20 for adults, $18 for seniors (60+) and $15 for Youth (up to 10 years of
age). Tickets may be purchased online or at the theatre. For more information,
call 913-826-ARTS (2787).