Why See Lysistrata Jones?
After 30 years of zero wins, the Athens University basketball team is challenged by the cheerleaders, who won't "give it up" until the team wins a game. A classic musical comedy, it's a sexy, modern take on an age-old myth.
A modern adaptation of Aristophanes' Lysistrata, the new musical introduces us to a hapless basketball team and its cheerleaders, who come up with a "Just Say No!" campaign to inspire victory....
Previews from: 12 November 2011
Opening night: 14 December 2011
2 hours 30 minutes, including an intermission.
And before you stop reading
Beginning December 19:
Wednesday @2 and 7pm, Thursday @7pm, Friday @8pm
Saturday @2 and 8pm, Sunday @3pm
Wednesday, December 14 @6:30pm (Opening Night)
Cast and Creative
CastPatti Murin as Lysistrata Jones
Liz Mikel as Hetaira
Josh Segarra as Mick
Jason Tam as Xander
Lindsay Nicole Chambers as Robin
Alexander Aguilar as Uardo
Ato Blankson-Wood as Tyllus
Katie Boren as Lampito
Kat Nejat as Cleonice
LaQuet Sharnell as Mhyrinne
Teddy Toye as Harold
Alex Wyse as Cinesius
CreativeDirection and Choreography: Dan Knechtges
Scenic Design: Allen Moyer
Costume Design: David C. Woolard and Thomas LeGalley
Lighting Design: Michael Gottlieb
Sound Design: Tony Meola
Music Direction: Brad Simmons
Lyrics: Lewis Flinn
Music: Lewis Flinn
Book: Douglas Carter Beane
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