FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NORDC/Crescent City LIghts presents Disney's Camp Rock: The Musical opening Friday, July 8
New Orleans, LA -- Join 30 of New Orleans’ future young stars as they rock out to Disney’s Camp Rock: The Musical opening Friday, July 8 at 7:30 p.m. at the NORD Ty Tracy Theatre, 545 St. Charles Ave. The show runs for 7 performances through Sunday, July 17.
The Story This summer at camp was supposed to be all about the music and having the time of their lives. But the new, flashy Camp Star across the lake now threatens Camp Rock’s very existence. To keep the doors open, Mitchie steps up, rallies her fellow Camp Rockers including Connect 3, the famous rock band, and gets them into top shape for the ultimate showdown! This just -released musical based on the hit Disney Channel Original Movies, Camp Rock and Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam will fire up the stage with over a dozen songs, including “This Is Me,” “Can’t Back Down,” “It’s On,” and “We Rock.”
The CAST Disney’s Camp Rock: The Musical features young singer/actors both new and familiar to CCLYT audiences: Garri Paul, Mitchie; Tyler Richardson, Shane; Miles Ballard, Jason; Tucker Godbold, Nate; Madeleine Bourgeois, Dana; Kyle Marcon, Luke; Calli Farrell, Caitlyn; Megan Morvant, Tess; Mimi Bernard, Ella; Lindsey Reynolds, Peggy; Zackell Scott, Rosie; Johan Lowe, Barron; Michael Brown, Jr., Sander; and Sean-Micheal Bruno, Andy with Madison Anderson, Taylor Andras, Andreas Denapolis, Azmar Eli, Tyson Ford, Ellie Godbold, Devin Howard, Nyarre Hudson, Nick Lobrano, Isabella Moirana, Miguel Molina, Natalie Morvant, Brynna Robert, Mia Rodriguez, Keshone White and Eli Zitler as Campers;
AND NORD alums, Sid Arroyo and Edward R. Cox as the Camp Directors!
ABOUT THE STAFF The NORD/CCLYT production staff includes Julie Condy, producing director/music director, Kate Jensen, staging director/costume; Jamani Andrews, choreographer; Michael Dixon, scenic designer; and Mark Montalbano, lighting designer. A live band accompanies all performances with Jesse Reeks on piano, Curtis Pierre (Casa Samba) percussion and David Pulphus (bass).
DATES, TIMES AND PLACE Disney’s Camp Rock: The Musical runs from Friday, July 8 through Sunday, July 17 (7 performances only) on Fridays at 7:30 p.m., Saturdays at 1:00 p.m. and Sundays at 3:00 p.m. with one Thursday performance on July 14 at 7:30 p.m.
Performances are held at the NORD Ty Tracy Theatre on the 1st Floor of Gallier Hall, 545 St. Charles Ave. (enter via Lafayette St.). Tickets are $15 general admission and available online at www.crescentcitylights.org. For more info or for group sales, contact 504-598-3800. This show is loads of rock ‘n roll fun for ages 3 and up (including grown-ups!)
The Crescent City Lights Youth Theater, a program of Stage to Stage, Inc., a 501c3 nonprofit corporation, is dedicated to providing quality performing arts opportunities for young people while teaching them the life and job skills necessary for success in any field. A partner organization with the City of New Orleans Recreation Development Commission, our current supporters include YOU, our audience, the Joe W. and Dorothy Dorsett Brown Foundation, the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Foundation, Best Buy Children’s Foundation, Cox Communications Community Grant, the City of New Orleans, through Community Arts Grants, and by the State of Louisiana through Decentralized Arts Funds, both administered by the Arts Council of New Orleans and by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Louisiana State Arts Council, and the Louisiana Division of the Arts, Office of Cultural Development, Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism.