Grey Gardens is being produced quite a bit these days! Here's an upcoming production in Royal Oak, MI.
April 29–May 1, 5–8, 13–14, 2011
Book by Doug Wright, music by Scott Frankel, lyrics by Michael Korie
Take a musical trip to the East Hamptons [sic] on Long Island where the hilarious and heartbreaking story of the eccentric aunt and cousin of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis unfolds. Big Edie and her daughter, Little Edie, once bright names atop the social register, have become the area’s most notorious recluses. The two share a dysfunctional relationship behind the closed doors of the dilapidated mansion named Grey Gardens. Based on the famous documentary of the same name, this musical has been called “bold, haunting and hypnotic.
Director: Jay Kaplan
Audience Advisory: Adult content and situations.
Curtain Times: Thursday, Friday, Saturday at 8 pm, Sunday at 2 pm.
Due to the intimacy of the theatre and the proximity of the stage to the seating area, there will be no late seating.
Colorized photo courtesy of Magdelena Majewska.
Grey Gardens Cast List
Edith Bouvier Beale (1941) Beth Lackey of Grand Blanc "Little" Edie Beale (1941) Erika Fell of Clinton Twp George Gould Strong Brian Welch of Dearborn Brooks, Sr Dez Walker of Royal Oak Jacqueline "Jackie" Bouvier Nina White Lee Bouvier Emily Lourim Joseph Patrick Kennedy, Jr Nathaniel Schick of Dearborn J.V. "Major" Bouvier Edmond Reynolds of Ann Arbor Edith Bouvier Beale (1973) Maureen Cook of Bloomfield Hills "Little" Edie Beale (1973) Beth Lackey of Grand Blanc Brooks, Jr Dez Walker of Royal Oak Jerry Nathaniel Schick of Dearborn Norman Vincent Peale Edmond Reynolds of Ann Arbor