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“Fiddler on the Roof”

September 17 @ 7:30 pm

Ovation West Musical Theatre presents “Fiddler on the Roof”Based on Sholem Aleichem stories By special permission of Arnold Perl Book by JOSEPH STEIN Music by JERRY BOCK Lyrics by SHELDON HARNICK Directed by Steve Wilson Musical Direction by Christine Gaudreau Choreography by Rachael Lessard

Ovation West Musical Theatre presents

“Fiddler on the Roof”

September 18 through October 10, 2021, at Center Stage, 27608 Fireweed Drive, Evergreen, CO, 80439. Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 2:30 p.m. Tickets  are available online at www.ovationwest.org or by phone at 303-674-4002. Special Flex Passes and Group prices are available.

“Fiddler on the Roof”

premiered on Broadway in 1964 and has had five Broadway revival runs. This iconic musical tells the bittersweet story of milkman Tevye and his daughters whose lives are overshadowed by the rise of anti-Semitism in early 20th century Europe. Audiences will enjoy the following well-loved songs “Tradition,” “Sunrise, Sunset,” “If I Were A Rich Man” and “Matchmaker, Matchmaker.”

Steve Wilson

joins Ovation West as stage director for this production. Mr. Wilson is an award-winning director, actor, teacher, and administrator with over 30 years experience. Among others he served as the Artistic Director of PHAMALY Theatre Company as well as of the JCC.  Ovation West’s Artistic and Principal Music Director Christine Gaudreau will provide musical direction. Choreographer Rachael Lessard (Magic Moments, Loveland Opera Company) will choreograph the production.

A 37 member strong, multigenerational, mixed Jewish and non Jewish cast is made up of familiar faces as well as new talent. Steven Taylor, well known throughout the Rocky Mountain region, will enthrall audiences with his wide range of singing and acting expertise as Tevye. Dana Hart Wright brings her talent and humor to the role of Golde. Audiences will enjoy Aurora Hunter and Norika Zehnder in the role of Tzeitel, Anna Piper and Kirsten Carpenter as Hodel and Britt Sheridan and Hazel Kachline  as Chava.  The production also features LeeAnn Sherlong as Yente, Karl Allen as Perchik , Dave Cameron as Motel and Jim Honiotes as Lazar Wolf.

Ovation West Performing Arts is comprised of The Evergreen Chorale, Center Stage Theater, Ovation West Musical Theatre, Altezza Chamber Choir, Summer Music Camp, and Shining Stars Concert Series. This season marks the opening of the organization’s very special 50th Anniversary with the re-opening of live performances and “Fiddler on the Roof”.

Ovation West – “Fiddler on the Roof”

Sept. 18 – Oct. 10  –  Fri/Sat @ 7:30 p.m.; Sun @ 2:30 p.m.

www.ovationwest.org or 303-674-4002.

Center Stage, 27608 Fireweed Drive, Evergreen, CO. 80439.

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Upcoming performances:

In December, The Evergreen Chorale will collaborate with The Jefferson Symphony Orchestra for George Frederic Handel’s Messiah. In February and March enjoy the very funny musical “Honeymoon in Vegas” at Center Stage. Enjoy “A Celtic Celebration” in concert with the premier Irish Michael Collins Pipes and Drums band in late March. Godspell rounds out the season in April. Ovation West’s Altezza Chamber Choir will perform with the Evergreen Chamber Orchestra in December for “An Evergreen Mountain Christmas”. Evergreen Chorale and Altezza will join The Jefferson Symphony Orchestra in May for Carl Orff’s “Carmina Burana”

More information and tickets for all these events are available at  www.ovationwest.org or by calling (303) 674-4002.

Details

Date:
September 17
Time:
7:30 pm
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Venue

Center Stage
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