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The New Gershwin® Musical

MAY 8-16, 2015 • Aronoff Center

Crazy for You 

The New Gershwin® Musical
Music and Lyrics by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin • Book by Ken Ludwig

May 8-16, 2015

Jarson-Kaplan Theatre of the Aronoff Center

PRODUCERS: Kathy Beiting and Ethan Chamberlain
DIRECTOR: Sarah Mizelle
CHOREOGRAPHER: Brian Anderson  | VOCAL DIRECTOR: Marie Kramer
MUSIC DIRECTOR: Charlie Wilhelm

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CRAZY FOR YOU

is the story of Bobby Child, a well-to-do 1930s playboy whose dream in life is to dance.

And despite the serious efforts of his mother and soon-to-be ex-fiancée, Bobby achieves his dream!

Memorable Gershwin tunes include I Can’t Be Bothered Now, Bidin’ My Time, I Got Rhythm,Naughty Baby, They Can’t Take That Away from Me, But Not for Me, Nice Work if You Can Get It, Embraceable You and Someone to Watch Over Me.

It’s a high energy comedy which includes mistaken identity, plot twists, fabulous dance numbers and classic Gershwin music.

BOOK BY KEN LUDWIG • CO-CONCEPTION BY KEN LUDWIG AND MIKE OCKRENT • INSPIRED BY MATERIAL BY GUY BOLTON AND JOHN McGOWAN • ORIGINALLY PRODUCED ON BROADWAY BY ROGER HORCHOW AND ELIZABETH WILLIAMS • CRAZY FOR YOU IS PRESENTED THROUGH SPECIAL ARRANGEMENT WITH TAMS-WITMARK MUSIC LIBRARY, INC.

CAST ANNOUNCEMENT

Bobby Child – John Woll
Polly Baker – Kaitlin Lory
Bela Zangler – Rick Kramer
Irene Roth – Jen Drake
Lank Hawkins – Greg Good
Tess – Allison Hinkel
Mingo (also appearing in Cowboy Ensemble) – Charlie Greer
Sam (also appearing in Cowboy Ensemble) – Robert Workley
Moose (also appearing in Cowboy Ensemble) – Chris Weidner
Patricia Fodor – Marcie Brooks
Eugene Fodor – David Shough
Mother Child – Catherine Shultz
Everett Baker – Rob Warfel

Follies Girls
Patsy – Katie McCarthy
Mitzi – Megan Williams
Elaine – Jillian Schwab
Louise – Liz Koch
Susie – Yenny Ho
Betsy – Kate Stark
Margie – Karen Sowards
Vera – Mary Stone
Sheila – MaryPat Carletti

Cowboy Ensemble
Harry – Peter Merten
Billy – PJ Karpew
Custus – Shane Talbott
Junior – Connor Keef
Jimmy – EJ Montgomery