Tag Archives: Jonathan Brian Furedy

Delightfully Zany! “NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT”

PEACH STATE SUMMER THEATRE REVIEW DICK KEREKES & LEISLA SANSOM dualcritics@comcast.net Do you like musicals? Then you would love the production of the Gershwin brother’s jukebox musical “” in Valdosta, Georgia. The production will be on stage on the campus of Valdosta State University in repertory with “Beauty and the Beast” and “Ring of Fire” through July 17, 2016. This delightfully zany musical, filled with the music and lyrics of and set in 1927 during Prohibition, was written by Tony Award winning playwright Joe DiPietro. He is well-known for such musicals as “Memphis,” “All Shook Up,” and “I Love You, …

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A Sweet Family Treat – Peach State Summer Theatre “BEAUTY AND THE BEAST”

PEACH STATE SUMMER THEATRE MUSICAL REVIEW DICK KEREKES & LEISLA SANSOM dualcritics@comecast.net in Valdosta, Georgia has been presenting three professional musicals each summer in repertory for a number of years. Each year they have selected one or more that is kid-friendly. This year’s selection is”,” which many adults also find enjoyable. The musical is an adaptation of a 1991 Disney film, an animated musical that was made into a stage musical in 1994. It remains one of the most popular shows in American theatrical history and is frequently produced. Based on a French fairy tale, the story is that of …

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