SAN JOSE

Jan 09 - Jan 21

HAMMER THEATRE CENTER
101 Paseo de San Antonio
San Jose, California 95113
800-745-3000


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SCHEDULE
PERFORMANCE IS 90 MINUTES WITH NO INTERMISSION

WEEKDAY

MATINEE

EVENING

TUES
8:00 PM
WED
2:00 PM
8:00 PM
THURS
8:00 PM
FRI
8:00 PM
SAT
4:00 PM
8:00 PM
SUN
2:00 PM
WYDETTA CARTER
PROFESSIONAL WOMAN


WYDETTA CARTER (PROFESSIONAL WOMAN) WAS AN ORIGINAL CAST MEMBER OF THE CHICAGO MTM COMPANY AND, A PART OF SEVERAL OTHER COMPANIES ACROSS THE COUNTRY. SHE IS THRILLED TO BE ON THE STAGE HERE IN NEW HOPE. RECENT CREDITS INCLUDE MARIA IN THE AWARD WINNING PRODUCTION OF PORGY AND BESS (COURT THEATRE, CHICAGO), MINNIJEAN IN LITTLE ROCK NINE (THEATREWORKS, PALO ALTO, CA), MOTORMOUTH MAYBELLE IN HAIRSPRAY (ALHAMBRA THEATRE, JACKSONVILLE, FL), UNSPEAKABLE (THE RICHARD PRYOR STORY) (BROADWAY PLAYHOUSE, CHICAGO). VERY PROUD TO BE A MEMBER OF ACTORS’ EQUITY ASSOCIATION.

KITTRA COOMER
EARTH MOTHER


KITTRA COOMER IS PROUD TO REPRISE THIS ROLE IN LAS VEGAS AFTER A SHORT HIATUS TO WORK ON HER LATEST PROJECT ... HER BEAUTIFUL ONE YEAR OLD DAUGHTER. YOU MAY HAVE SEEN HER IN SEATTLE, PORTLAND, OR IN ONE OF DOZENS OF CITIES VISITED ON THE NATIONAL TOUR OF MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL. SOME OF MS. COOMER'S FAVORITE ROLES INCLUDE ROSIE ON THE 2ND NATIONAL TOUR OF MAMA MIA!, PATSY CLINE IN ALWAYS, PATSY CLINE, RIZZO IN GREASE, YITZHAK IN HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH, AND, MOST ESPECIALLY, WIFE AND NEW MOM. THANKS, AS ALWAYS GO OUT TO THE CONTINUALLY SUPPORTIVE BIG WAYNE, BUBBLES, ADAM, EVERYONE AT GFOUR PRODUCTIONS, AND OUR MIRACLE WONDER. MY CUP RUNNETH OVER.

KAREN GEDISSMAN
IOWA HOUSEWIFE


KAREN GEDISSMAN BEGAN HER CAREER AT THE CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED REGIONAL THEATRE, SOUTH COAST REPERTORY, WHICH LEAD TO HER STAGE DEBUT AT THE AGE OF 10 IN A DOLL’S HOUSE AND THE TIME OF YOUR LIFE. HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE: “80 DAYS,” THE LA JOLLA PLAYHOUSE WITH DES MCANUFF. AS A CABARET ARTIST, KAREN TOURED THE WORLD FOR PRINCESS CRUISES. HEADLINER IN L.A. AT THE CINEGRILL, THE CATALINA JAZZ CLUB, AND A SPECIAL APPEARANCE IN MEXICO CITY. AWARD-WINNING ROLES IN: A CHORUS LINE, THREE-PENNY OPERA, EVITA, VIOLET, BABES, AND BARRIO BABIES, THE FORD AMPHITHEATER. FILM/TV: INDIE FEATURE CHAVEZ RAVINE, NORBERTO BARBA, TV: HARD COPY. KAREN IS GRATEFUL TO GFOUR PRODUCTIONS FOR THE OPPORTUNITY TO SHARE THE STAGE WITH ALL THE WONDERFUL MENOPAUSE, THE MUSICAL® LADIES. SHE THANKS HER WONDERFUL FAMILY FOR THEIR INCREDIBLE LOVE AND SUPPORT!!

CHERIE PRICE
SOAP STAR


CHERIE JOINED MTM IN 2006 AND SINCE THEN HAS PLAYED SOAP STAR ALL OVER THE US AND CANADA AS WELL AS A FEW YEARS IN LAS VEGAS. FAVORITE ROLES INCLUDE ANITA/WEST SIDE STORY, CHARITY/SWEET CHARITY, VAL/A CHORUS LINE, DESIREE/A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC, GRUSHINKAYA/GRAND HOTEL, RUBY/DAMES AT SEA. SHE RECEIVED A PORTLAND DRAMA CRITICS AWARD FOR HER PORTRAYAL OF ROXIE HART IN "CHICAGO" AND A PORTLAND MUSICAL THEATRE AWARD FOR BEST ACTRESS AS KAY GOODMAN IN "NITE CLUB CONFIDENTIAL". CHERIE CAN ALSO BE FOUND ON THE CABARET STAGE AND HAS PERFORMED ON SEVERAL CRUISE SHIPS AS WELL AS RELEASING HER FIRST CD "VOYAGE". LATELY SHE'S BECOME A BALLROOM DANCER AND HAS COMPETED IN PRO/AM.

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