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Trilogy Repertory is pleased to announce that tickets are now on sale for They’re Playing Our Song, which will be presented at the Fellowship Cultural Arts Center on April 23, 29, and 30 at 7:30 pm; and on April 24 at 2:30 pm.
With a book by Neil Simon, music by Marvin Hamlisch, and lyrics by Carole Bayer Sager, the musical is inspired by the real-life relationship of Marvin Hamlisch and Carole Bayer Sager.
Jonathan Wells of Basking Ridge will play the role of Vernon, the music composer. Opposite Jonathan will be Meg Fry, also of Basking Ridge, who is portraying Sonia, the zany lyricist. The cast also features the alter egos of Vernon and Sonia. Playing Vernon’s Boys will be Maurice Marvi of Basking Ridge and David Rittenhouse of North Plainfield. Sonia’s Girls will feature Nancy Jean McBride of Peapack and Beth Amiano Gleason of Whippany.
Directing the production will be Jaye Barre, longtime Basking Ridge resident and president of Trilogy Repertory. Musical direction will be by Marion Drew of Bernardsville, veteran of many local musical productions and cabarets in the area. Marilyn Gamba of Basking Ridge will serve as stage manager. Choreography is by Beth Amiano Gleason.