Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch at Cape Playhouse. Karen Ziemba, Christiane Noll and More…

Tony Award winner Karen Ziemba, Christiane Noll, Carol Woods and Jason Graae will salute late composer Marvin Hamlisch in They’re Playing His Songs at the Cape Playhouse this summer.

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Created and directed by Tony Award winner David Zippel (City of Angels), who collaborated with Hamlisch on The Goodbye Girl, the world-premiere revue will run June 24-July 6. Christopher Marlowe will musical direct.

Karen Ziemba

Karen Ziemba

They’re Playing His Songs promises tunes from Hamlisch’s prolific career, as well as film clips of Hamlisch playing and singing his material.

Carol Woods

Carol Woods

Expect “The Way We Were,” as well as material from “The Sting,” A Chorus Line, The Goodbye Girl and more.

Christiane Noll

Christiane Noll

The cast features Tony winner Ziemba (Steel Pier, Curtains, Contact), Tony nominee Noll (Chaplin, Ragtime), Graae (A Grand Night for Singing) and Woods (Follies).

Jason Graae

Jason Graae

An earlier version of the piece premiered at the McCallum Theater in Palm Desert, CA, in January. Ziemba, Noll and Graae were part of the cast.

David Zippel

David Zippel

For tickets visit capeplayhouse.com. The Cape Playhouse is located in Dennis Village, MA. – By: Playbill, Adam Hetrick, 18 Jun 2013

Remembering Marvin Hamlisch (1944-2012) – Performs Theme from film Ice Castles:

MH perfroms Ice Castles

Source: By Adam Hetrick, Playbill, 18 Jun 2013


 

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