Published DateMEREDITH — The Interlakes Summer Theatre, a professional summer stock company, will bring "Dreamgirls," the 1970's Michael Bennett extravanganza that made Jennifer Holiday and Jennifer Hudson famous both on Broadway and in the film, to the stage here starting July 2.
The Interlakes Summer Theatre introduces Kathryn Allison in the role of Effie. Also, in the cast playing Curtis is AEA Guest Artist Sheldon Henry , who began his professional here on the Inter-Lakes High School stage during the inaugural season in 2008.
"Dreamgirls'' follows the career of a girl group "The Dreams", not unlike "The Supreme's". In addition to lots of glamour and glitz and spectacle, the score is full of fabulous song and dance numbers and reveals the complexities of the business and romantic relationships between the managers, performers, friends,and family members.
"Dreamgirls" runs for 2 weeks until July 14 at the air conditioned Inter-Lakes Community Auditorium.
For tickets and information call 1-888-245-6374 or visit www.interlakestheatre.com