Christmas Our Way
Uptown Players' Annual Fundraiser
December 11 – 14, 2014
Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 8pm
Sunday at 2 p.m.
Written and directed by B. J. Cleveland
Music Direction by Kevin Gunter
Musical arrangements by Adam C. Wright
Choreography by Linda Leonard.
Kalita Humphreys Theater
Uptown Players continues the tradition of its annual fundraiser with the first ever holiday version entitled Christmas Our Way.
The Uptown divas return for another entertaining evening of Holiday themed music with plenty of twists, laughs and surprises. This year’s divas will sing and dance to 30 songs from Broadway musicals such as White Christmas, Promises Promises, Elf The Musical, Mame, Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, and Nuncrackers, as well as traditional holiday favorites like Santa Baby, I’ll Be Home for Christmas, Baby It’s Cold Outside, and All I Want For Christmas Is You done with an Uptown Players twist!
This year’s cast includes Michael Albee, Lon Barrera, Kim Borge, Coy Covington, Walter Cunningham, Peter DiCesare, Stephanie Felton, Micah Greene, Kelly Holmes, Brett Warner Hurt, Jennie Jermaine, Linda Leonard, Denise Lee, Laura Lites, Morgan Mabry Mason, Nikki McDonald, Kevin Moore, Stephanie Riggs, Calvin Roberts, Darius Anthony Robinson, Ashton Shawver, Rick Starkweather, Amy Stevenson, and Angel Velasco. The show is hosted by B. J. Cleveland and Marisa Diotalevi.
The evening also features a gallery terrific auction prizes, including theatre tickets, restaurant gift certificates, hotel stays, artwork and much more! A dessert reception follows each performance.
Box Office - 214-219-2718
Uptown Players is thrilled to announce its 2015 season at the Kalita Humphreys Theater complex, which will feature the regional premiere of the 2013 Tony Award nominated play, The Nance, the professional area premiere of the 2011 Tony nominated musical Catch Me If You Can, the 2014 Tony award winning musical, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, plus a new play entitled Harbor, which just completed a successful off-broadway run.
Uptown Players will also present its annual fundraising performance, this year entitled Christmas Our Way, which will be held in December 2014. Uptown Players will present Gilligan’s Fire Island, another world premiere parody from the creator of Re-Designing Women and The Facts of Life this spring in the Rose Room Theater at S4.