July 29, 2014

Old Saybrook High School to Present “Fiddler on the Roof”

Old Saybrook High School Opening Performance of Fiddler on the Roof April 1

Old Saybrook High School is proud to announce that this year’s spring musical will be the timeless classic  “Fiddler on the Roof.”

The opening performance will be Friday, April 1, at 7 p.m. This will be followed by the extremely popular 2 p.m. matinee on Saturday, April 2, which includes a “Meet the Cast/Autograph” session on stage after the show. The third and final performance is at 7 p.m. on April 2.

John DeNicolo, one of the shoreline’s busiest directors, has returned to work with a talented cast of 45 students. Susan Clarke oversees the entire production as well as providing the vocal direction. The choreographer for the show is Tara Winch, the school’s Associate Principal, and Mark Slater will conduct the twenty-piece orchestra.

The winner of the 1964 Tony Award for Best Musical, “Fiddler on the Roof” has won the hearts of people around the world. It is a magical show that weaves music, dance, poignancy, and laughter into an electrifying and unforgettable experience. Featuring the Broadway favorites, “Tradition”, “Matchmaker, Matchmaker”, “If I Were a Rich Man” and “Sunrise, Sunset”, this is a show the whole family can enjoy.  It’s a great opportunity for all ages to continue the Saybrook tradition of supporting live theater by attending this blockbuster production!

Tickets for the show are only $10 and can be obtained at Harbor Books on Main Street in Old Saybrook or by calling 860-304-2424.