MCLA Theatre Presents “Sweet Charity”

MCLA Theatre proudly presents
Sweet Charity by Cy Coleman, Dorothy Fields, and Neil Simon
November 15, 16, 22, 23 at 8pm
November 16, 24 at 2pm
Venable Theatre

Cy Coleman, Dorothy Fields, and Neil Simon’s musical adaptation of the Federico Fellini film The Nights of Cabiria, where the diehard romantic dancehall girl, Charity Hope Valentine, navigates her way through misfortune in life and love. Director and choreographer, Laura Standley (Associate Professor, Theatre), brings a postmodern take to the show, highlighting the emotional predicament women in poverty face as they strive for a life of personal freedom, dignity, and respect.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s