"The Sounds of Simon"
A Staged Celebration of the Music of Paul Simon
Revival of Hit Original South Florida Musical
Professional Musical Theater Production
Conceived & Directed by Gary Waldman
Music Director, Phil Hinton
Choreographer, Ben Solmor
Presented by Delray Square Performing Arts
Florida Theater Productions, Inc.
Gary Waldman & Jamison Troutman, producers
PREVIEWS ($30): January 24th - 26th
RUN OF SHOW ($35): January 29th - March 9, 2014
Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays at 8pm
Saturdays & Sundays at 2pm
Discounts for parties of 10 or more ...
DELRAY SQUARE PERFORMING ARTS (Mainstage)
4809 West Atlantic Avenue, Delray Beach 33445
This is the grand opening production at this new 4-auditorium venue
Box Office Telephone: (561) 880-0319 (tel:%28561%29%
The music and lyrics of Paul Simon - 12-time Grammy Winner including the Lifetime Achievement Award and, according to Time Magazine, one of the "100 People Who Shaped the World" is celebrated in a unique and thrilling theatrical setting. Not your typical composer tribute by any means, "The Sounds of Simon" excerpts dozens of songs form the massive body of Simon's work as the founding member of Simon & Garfunkel and eventually as an immensely successful solo artist - re-imagined in all new arrangements for the musical theater. Each song selection, chosen for it's expression of it's unique style and sentiment is woven together into a truly theatrical evening of hope, desire, despair and an eventual celebration of life.
This production is a re-mounting of this past summer's staging at the Studio Theater in Mizner Park which extended it's initial 3-week run three times and ran a total of 8 weeks through October. This current rendition is an all new, larger-scale production with double the cast size of the original which had it's premiere in Palm Beach County in 2005 and other productions throughout the southeast in the years since.
Most of the cast members from the summer production will be returning with NYC-based actresses, Jennifer Zito joining the principle cast which includes director/concept, Gary Waldman, Elijah Word, Christie Oliver and Andre Russell.
The ensemble is also mostly returning from the summer production including Brettnie Blake, Alee Cacciatore, Jonathan Eisele, Richard Forbes, Kerine Jean-Pierre, Alissa Kane, Jeremy Martin, Ben Solmor and Chelsea Lee Wheatley.
PRODUCTION PHOTOS PENDING
Press inquiries, questions, comments and requests for further information may be directed to GaryWaldman at (561) 600-0495 (tel:%28561%29%