Anthony Bean Community Theater    6/6/2008 - 7/20/2008 (schedule)

Category:  Musical · Drama · World Premiere

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Anthony Bean Community Theater presents the World Premiere of "UNPLUGGED", a powerful hip-hop drama with music and dance. Note: This production contains controversial content.

HOLD OVER dates: July 11, 12, 13, 18, 19 and 20, 2008
Fridays and Saturdays 8 p.m., Sundays 3 p.m. ABCT Theater, 1333 S. Carrollton Ave., NO, LA. $20; $18 for students and seniors
(504) 862-PLAY(7529) www.anthonybeantheater.com

"UNPLUGGED" is an original hip-hop musical drama with a new medium that's a combination of soul-searching drama and music. It's the story of a fabulous boy band having internal problems with their "slick" manager and their own identity/sexual crises. ...Read More

Total performances: 18

Alvin Green.... Lil Taser *
Christian Foster.... Ray Ray *
Eric Williams.... Jovan *
Leroy Jamal Stewart.... D'Lonte *
Andre Armstead.... Carlos / Baby Boy
Brittany Ramsey.... Fabulous Brown Sugar / Dancer
Daleesa Keppard.... Alonda / Dancer
Damany S. Cormier.... Clarence
Donna King.... Mrs. Johnson
Jearlea Martin.... Dancer
Kenitra Harding.... Dancer
Sierra Spears.... Dancer
Stephfon Guidry.... Miss Imari / Dr. Love
Tony Felix.... Lagit
Troy Landry, Jr..... Dancer
*=featured role

Anthony Bean ....  Director; Playwright; Book
Arieuna McGee ....  Choreographer
Stephen Burke, Sr. ....  Vocal Director; Musical Director
Lyn F, Caliva ....  Lighting Design
Chad Talkingotn ....  Set Design
Wanda Bryant ....  Costume Design
Angel Parker ....  Stage Manager
Elise Felix ....  Box Office Manager; House Manager
Stuart Lob ....  Sound Operator
Chad Talkington ....  Set Construction
Joshua Gates ....  Bass
Nick Mercadel ....  Drums
Angeletta Green ....  Spotlight Operator
Ryan Lieteau ....  Spotlight Operator
Benford Davis ....  Poster Design; Program Design
Steven Burke ....  Original Music
Torrey Finagal ....  Original Music; Keyboards
Tony Felix ....  Music & Lyrics
Unplugged ....  Music & Lyrics
Steven Burke, Sr. ....  Music & Lyrics


David Cuthbert, The Times Picayune
Hip-hop drama explores the darker side of fame
by Theodore P. Mahne, Contributing writer
The Times-Picayune / NOLA.com 6/20/08

Notes: Due to audience demand and the success of this production, its original run of June 6 through 29 is being extended into July, 2008.
References: ABCT Website: www.anthonybeantheater.com; "Unplugged" Program; Media; MPC
Record created by: DizzyMsLizzy

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