The Pembroke High School Thespian Troupe #7127 is proud to present Godspell, (2012 Revised Version) on November 8 and 9 at 7:00 PM and November 10 at 2:00 PM in the Randall Auditorium of Pembroke High School.
Godspell was the first major musical theatre offering from three-time Grammy and Academy Award winner, Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Pippin, Children of Eden); and it took the world by storm. Led by the international hit, "Day by Day," Godspell features a parade of beloved songs, including "Prepare Ye the Way of the Lord," "Learn Your Lessons Well," "All for the Best," "All Good Gifts," "Turn Back, O Man" and "By My Side."
A small group of people help Jesus Christ tell different parables by using a wide variety of games, storytelling techniques and a hefty dose of comic timing. An eclectic blend of songs, ranging in style from pop to vaudeville, is employed as the story of Jesus' life dances across the stage as Jesus' messages of kindness, tolerance, and love come vibrantly to life.
Boasting a score with chart-topping songs, a book by a visionary playwright (John-Michael Tebelak) and a feature film, Godspell is a sensation that continues to touch audiences and is appropriate for all ages.
The PHS Godspell production features the talents of 45 students in the cast and crew who have been rehearsing since the start of the school year. Starring in feature roles are seniors Emma Keane, Avery Hatch, Kayla Tynan, Zach Reggio, and Star Young; Juniors Abby Bizzozero, Danielle DeCastro, Abby Reilly, Patricia Egan, Allison Kilnapp, and Lauren Twigg; Sophomore Colin Mulhern, and Freshmen Ava Murrin, Elizabeth Buckley, Allison Zeoli, and Kathleen Morris.
Tickets are $10.00 for students and senior citizens and $15.00 for adults. There are a limited number of priority seating tickets at $20.00 each (available for each performance. Priority ticket seating is a half hour prior to curtain. Tickets can be reserved (Will Call) by calling 781-293-9281 X2128 or purchased at PHS during school lunches, 11:04 AM – 12:24 PM, the week of November 5th – 8th in the main lobby outside the cafeteria.
The PHS production of Godspell is presented by special arrangement with Music Theatre International