Sunday, November 27, 2016

DISCOVER THE SECRET OF HAPPINES WITH “DADDY LONG LEGS” @ GEORGE STREET PLAYHOUSE THIS SEASON!

Based on the classic novel that inspired the 1955 movie
starring Fred Astaire

In this award-winning new musical, a witty young woman’s wishes are answered when an anonymous young gentleman she nicknames Daddy Long Legs gives her the opportunity to move from her orphanage and attend university.  Over the years, Jerusha shares her life with her secret benefactor through letters and songs, and experiences her first budding romance with a young suitor. 

Ben Michael (Jervis)  George Street Debut! Previous credits: South Pacific, Cable; Fiddler on the Roof, Perchik; Legally Blonde, Emmett; White Christmas, Bob Wallace; Passion, Giorgio; Into the Woods, Cinderella's Prince/The Wolf.

Elise Vannerson (Jerusha) George Street Playhouse debut in Daddy Long Legs. She has appeared in workshop performance of Snapshots at NoHo Arts Center and in Lovelace: A Rock Musical at Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Other performances include The Women and The Pajama Game

Bring your book club to see the show & read the novel!