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
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.