Little Women: The Broadway Musical
Memphis’ Only Professional Resident Theatre Company continues its 50th season with:
LITTLE WOMEN: THE BROADWAY MUSICAL
Music by Jason Howland
Lyrics by Mindi Dickstein
Book by Allan Knee
Based on the novel by Louisa May Alcott
Running October 5 – October 28, 2018
The Circuit Playhouse
51 South Cooper St.
Memphis, TN 38104
Playhouse on the Square, in partnership with super sponsor Dr. Thomas Ratliff, is proud to present the musical adaptation of an American masterpiece.
The March sisters come to life on stage in the musical version of Louisa May Alcott’s beloved novel, Little Women, following the adventures of sisters Jo, Meg, Beth, and Amy March. Set against the backdrop of the Civil War, Jo weaves her story, and those of her sisters, as they embark on journeys of self-discovery, hope, heartache, and everlasting love.
Resident Company Member, Brooke Papritz (A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder, Fun Home) appears as Jo. Resident Company Member Carla McDonald (Fun Home, Bridges of Madison County) returns to The Circuit Playhouse as Marmie. Joining them, are Associate Company Members Kristin Doty (A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder) as Meg, Kelly McCarty (A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder) as Amy, and Danny Crowe (Heathers, Perfect Arrangement) as Professor Baer. The production is directed by Associate Producer and Ostrander Award winner, Dave Landis (Fun Home, Perfect Arrangement, Shakespeare in Love).
Little Women: The Broadway Musical complete cast is as follows:
Cast List (In alphabetical order)
Prof. Bhaer – Danny Crowe
Meg/Clarissa – Kristin Doty
Aunt March/Mrs. Kirk – Jude Knight
Amy/Troll – Kelly McCarty
Marmie/Hag – Carla McDonald
Jo – Brooke Papritz
Mr. Laurence/Knight – Mark Pergolizzi
Laurie/Rodrigo – Talen Piner
Mr Brooke/Braxton – Donald Sutton
Beth/Rodrigo 2 – Michaela Tramuta
Director – Dave Landis
Music Director – Nathan McHenry
Choreographer – Daniel Stuart Nelson
Production Manager/Technical Director – Phillip Hughen
Stage Manager – Savannah Thibodeaux
Scenic Designer – Kathy Haaga
Costume Designer – Lindsay Schmeling
Lighting Designer – Trey Eikleberry
Props Designer – Brandyn Nordlof
Performances will run Thursday – Saturday 8:00 pm curtain and with 2:00 pm curtain on Sunday. Matinee performances for school groups, grades 6-12, are also available. For tickets, call the Box Office at (901) 726-4656 or visit our website www.playhouseonthesquare.org. Follow with social media using #LitWomenMemphis. Group rates available.
Special ticket pricing for opening weekend $25. Pay What You Can performance, sponsored by ArtsFirst and the First Tennessee Foundation, is October 11th.
For questions and media bookings, please contact Playhouse on the Square Director of Community Relations, Marcus Cox (901) 937-6496.