Monday, April 17, 2023

This Weekend @ The Brook Arts Center: "REEFER MADNESS"


Brook Arts Center




The Perry Award-winning Brook Arts Center Community Players will present 

Reefer Madness: The Musical 

opening on April 20, 2023, and running till April 30, 2023

Brook Arts Center, 10 Hamilton Street, Bound Brook NJ


When a clean-cut American boy falls prey to the demon weed “Marihuana,” his hilarious descent is filled with show stopping musical numbers and very naughty behavior! This pointed political satire will go straight to your head. Catch the buzz!


Book by Kevin Murphy & Dan Studney 

Music by Dan Studney

Lyrics by Kevin Murphy


Reefer Madness: The Musical opens Thursday, April 20th, with a special talkback with Co-Writer and Composer Dan Studney and the original Jimmy Harper Christian Campbell. 

NO PERFORMANCE ON Friday, April 21. Other performances run Saturday, April 22 – Sunday, April 30th. Thursday, Friday, and Saturday performances are at 8pm. Sunday performances are at 2pm. 




Meet the Cast

 Reefer Madness: The Musical is brought to you by some of New Jersey's most talented performers including Patrick Andrae (Jamesburg), Brian Johnston as Jimmy Harper (East Windsor), Jaclyn Lenox as Mary Lane (Martinsville), Carl DiMaggio as Jack Stone/Jesus (Sayreville), Lorraine Perri as Mae Coleman (Hightstown), Nicole Boscarino as Sally de Bain (Wharton) and Matthew Tobio as Ralph Wiley (Morganville).


Additional cast members include James Barton (Piscataway), Lindsey Dress (Iselin), Gabriella Herrera (Morristown), Tyron Howard (Mountainside), Leah Krupnick (Brick), Hannah Levy (Somerset), Bradford Lindsey (Edison), Crystal Ann Little (Denville), Alexander Portera (East Brunswick), Deke Stoklosa (Jersey City), Julia Velmer (Somerset) and Javier Woodard (Somerset).


Meet the Team!

Reefer Madness: The Musical is Produced by Andrew S. Golden (Dunellen) and Gail Woerner (Dunellen) - Directed by Christopher J. Guell (New Brunswick) - Musically Directed by David F. Shirley (Ocean Township) - Choreographed by Amanda Papa (Edison) and Matt Mancuso (New Jersey) - Stage Managed by Elaina Misciagna (Avenel) – Assistant Directed and Lighting Design by Sam Lazofsky (Old Bridge), Costumed by Anthony Penaloza (Jersey City) - Set Design by Bree Guell (Old Bridge) - Wig Design by Don Olah (New Brunswick).



Friday April 21st 8pm