The DASH Center for the Arts is excited to present “Dreamgirls.”
This latest incarnation of the 1981 Tony award-winning musical turned 2006 Oscar award-winning film, will be the opening production of DASH Center’s 2012-13 season, playing at the LAPAC Theatre on the campus of Charles Wright Academy from Nov. 24 through Dec. 9.
Come along for an exciting journey through the music industry, complete with trials and tribulations. November 24 through December 9. Show times: Fri, 7:30pm; Sat 2pm and 7:30pm; Sun 3pm.
Tickets are $20/adults and $15/under 21. Tickets available at www.thedashcenter.org or in person/phone at the DASH Center.
The cast of “Dreamgirls” will host a special night on December 1, 2012.
Complete with meet the cast, food drinks, entertainment and of course viewing of “Dreamgirls” the musical. Proceeds from this night will go directly into the Dash Center’s theater building fund. It is our goal to build our very own community theater so that we will have a home for our amazing productions without the added cost of renting stage space. This will allow us to lower ticket prices and be a little more flexible with our supporters.
Tickets to the gala are on sale now at The Dash Center or on our website: www.thedashcenter.org for a $40 donation. Reception begins at 6:30, show will begin at 8pm.
This production of “Dreamgirls”, directed and choreographed by Jimmy Shields features an amazing cast of phenomenal singers, dancers, actors, and actresses: Candi Hall as Deena Jones, current Ms Pierce County Alexandria Henderson as Lorrell Robinson, Carmen Brantley-Payne as Effie White, and Angelica Barksdale as Michelle Morris, with Charles Simmons as Curtis Taylor Jr. and tells the story of an up-and-coming 1960’s girls singing group “The Dreams”. Music by Henry Krieger and lyrics and book by Tom Eyen.