The Downtown Cabaret Theatre Children's Company, Connecticut's acclaimed theatre for young audiences and families is set to open its new world premiere musical Halloween High School 2 at the theatre in Bridgeport on October 10th.
A sequel to last years sold out show, Halloween High School, the sequel picks up where the original left off. Book and lyrics are by DCT's Artistic Director Bert Bernardi with Music by Scott Simonelli. The pair have penned over a dozen new musicals for the Connecticut venue including last year's sold out production of the original Halloween High School.
Lance Anthony plays Frankie Frankenstein with Ashley DePascale as Maryellen Strangeblood. The new musical also features Jimmy Johansmeyer as Dr. Strangeblood, Brennyn Langhorn as Wanda Witchyteen, Tim Rinaldi as Gabriel Ghost, Shelley Marsh Poggio as Professor Pentacle, Shannon Bolcer as Virginia Wolf, Allison Griffith as Kharis the Mummygirl, Kevin William Reed as Dracula Jr, Jessica Rahrig as Lil' Ghoul and Kyle Dobkowski as Billy Bagabones.
Halloween High School 2 features sets by Delmar, Lighting by Hugh Hallinan, Costumes by Jimmy Johhansmeyer, Technical Direction by Steve Swatt and Stage managment by Phill Hill. The show is staged and directed by Mr. Bernardi.
Hugh Hallinan is the Executive Producer of the Downtown Cabaret Theatre Children's Company now entering its 28th consecutive theatre of providing original, new musicals for young audience and families. The theatre is cabaret-style where audiences are invited to bring their own snacks and drinks to enjoy during the show.
Halloween High School 2 runs through November 1st. More information on the show and the company are available on the web at www.downtowncabaret.org.
Ashley DePascale, Lance Anthony, Shelley Marsh Poggio and Jimmy Johansmeyer
Kevin William Reed, Kyle Dobkowski, Jessica Rahrig and Tim Rinaldi
Shannon Bolcer, Ashley DePascale, Allison Griffith, Brennyn Langhorn and Jessica Rahrig
Shelley Marsh, Lance Anthony, Shannon Bolcer, Ashley DePascale, Kevin William Reed, Brennyn Langhorn, Allison Griffith, Tim Rinaldi and Jessica Rahrig