MONTGOMERY

Aug 25 - Sep 16

ALABAMA SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL
1 Festival Dr
Montgomery, Alabama 36117
334.271.5353


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TICKETS STARTING AT $36

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SCHEDULE
PERFORMANCE IS 90 MINUTES WITH NO INTERMISSION

WEEKDAY

MATINEE

EVENING

TUES
7:30 PM
WED
2:00 PM
THURS
2:00 PM
7:30 PM
FRI
7:30 PM
SAT
2:00 PM
7:30 PM
SUN
2:00 PM
TERI ADAMS
IOWA HOUSEWIFE


TERI ADAMS HAS BEEN WITH MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL SINCE 2006, WHERE SHE FIRST PLAYED THE IOWA HOUSEWIFE AT THE AMERICAN HEARTLAND THEATRE IN KANSAS CITY. A NATIVE KANSAN, TERI HAS PERFORMED ON MOST KANSAS CITY STAGES OVER THE LAST TWENTY FIVE YEARS, AND HAS TOURED NATIONALLY WITH MENOPAUSE FOR OVER A DECADE. SOME REGIONAL CREDITS INCLUDE: BLUES IN THE NIGHT, STEEL MAGNOLIAS, I LOVE YOU BECAUSE (AMERICAN HEARTLAND THEATRE), LEND ME A TENOR, BABY, 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE (GREAT PLAINS THEATRE), RUTHLESS!, DIRTY BLONDE, AND THE WORLD PREMIERE OF GREGG COFFIN’S RIGHTNEXTTO ME ( UNICORN THEATRE). TERI IS A TWO TIME FEATURED SOLOIST AT THE KENNEDY CENTER, HAS APPEARED ON NBC’S THE TODAY SHOW AS A CAST MEMBER OF MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL - SURVIVOR TOUR (PARTNERSHIP WITH SUSAN G. KOMEN FOUNDATION), AND HAS BEEN SEEN AT THE MERRY GO ROUND THEATRE(NY), THE ASOLO REPERATORY(FL) AND GEVA THEATRE(NY). TERI IS A DIEHARD KANSAS JAYHAWKS FAN AND A PROUD MEMBER OF ACTORS EQUITY. THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING LIVE THEATRE!

PATTI GARDNER
SOAP STAR


PATTI GARDNER WAS THE ORIGINAL SOAP STAR IN GFOUR’S FIRST PRODUCTION AND HAS TOURED NATIONALLY WITH MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL SINCE 2001. SHE HAS PERFORMED ON MOST OF THE SOUTH FLORIDA STAGES FOR THE LAST THIRTY YEARS AND IS A MULTI CARBONELL AWARD NOMINEE AND RECIPIENT, AS WELL AS THE SILVER PALM AWARD FOR HER REGIONAL THEATRE WORK. SOME CREDITS INCLUDE: LIPS TOGETHER, TEETH APART, THE PRICE, OUR TOWN, PICNIC (PALM BEACH DRAMAWORKS); OLIVER, THE KING & I (ACTOR’S PLAYHOUSE); STARS OF DAVID (FLORIDA TOUR, DARYL ROTH PRODUCTIONS); INTO THE WOODS, COMPANY (THEATREZONE); IF I FORGET, SUPERIOR DONUTS, SONS OF THE PROPHET, (GABLESTAGE); CHICAGO, PIPPIN (BOCA RATON THEATRE GUILD). A PROUD MOTHER OF TWIN DAUGHTERS, ONE JOYFUL G’MA TO FOUR GRANDCHILDREN AND MARRIED FOR FORTY YEARS TO THE GUY WHO STILL MAKES HER LAUGH.

DONNA J. HUNTLEY
PROFESSIONAL WOMAN


DONNA HAS ENJOYED PLAYING PW AND SOAP STAR ACROSS THE NATION OFF AND ON SINCE 2004 AFTER COMPLETING WORLD TOURS AS A GUEST ENTERTAINER WITH RCCL. WITH NUMEROUS REGIONAL COMMERCIALS AND TV APPEARANCES TO HER CREDIT, SOME FAVORITE BROADWAY, OFF-BROADWAY AND REGIONAL THEATRE CREDITS INCLUDE: LENA HORNE:THE LADY AND HER MUSIC, SHADOW BOX (BEVERLY), OUR LADY OF 121ST STREET (INEZ), HAIRSPRAY (MOTOR MOUTH MABLE), CHICAGO (MATRON MAMA MORTON), BARNUM(JOYCE HETH) AND OF COURSE NUNSENSE (SISTER HERBERT). WINNER OF A PRESIDENTIAL AWARD FOR BEST OVERSEAS USO TOUR, DONNA WORKED WITH RICHARD PRYOR “HERE AND NOW”, CO-WROTE AND RECORDED WITH ATLANTIC RECORDS AS A MEMBER OF COMPANY B AND SOLO WITH SLEATH RECORDS IN HOLLAND. SHE PERFORMED WITH THE PLATTERS, BEN VEREEN, MARY WILSON, LATIN SUPERSTARS EL PUMA AND CHAYANNE TO NAME A FEW. A PROUD MEMBER OF AEA, DONNA IS DELIGHTED AND GRATEFUL TO REJOIN HER MENOPAUSE FAMILY.

ROBERTA B. WALL
IOWA HOUSEWIFE


ORIGINAL BROADWAY CASTS -"SISTER ACT", "LEAP OF FAITH" . FIRST NATIONAL TOURS - "SISTER ACT" ( SM LAZARUS )," BEAUTY AND THE BEAST " ( MRS. POTTS ). MS. WALL HAS BEEN PERFORMING IN "MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL " SINCE 2003 AS BOTH IOWA HOUSEWIFE AND EARTH MOTHER IN CITIES ACROSS THE COUNTRY. OTHER REGIONAL ROLES INCLUDE : SADIE - I LOVE A PIANO" (LAWRENCE WELK THEATRE), JO - "SWINGTIME CANTEEN"( LA MIRADA CLO), FRIEDA - "SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE" ( LONG BEACH CLO), TISBE - CINDERELLA" (FALCON THEATRE), CLEMENTINA- "DESERT SONG ( PASADENA CIVIC ), HOUSEKEEPER - " MAN OF LA MANCHA" SHE HAS PERFORMED WITH SUCH STARS AS SHIRLEY JONES, ROBERT GOULET, JOANNE WORLEY, DOROTHY LAMOUR AND WAS A SPECIAL GUEST ON THE "TONIGHT SHOW" WITH JOHNNY CARSON. SHE CAN BE HEARD ON THE ROXBURY RECORDS (THE GERSHWIN FAMILY LABEL) RECORDINGS OF "OH, KAY!", "PARDON MY ENGLISH" AND "LADY BE GOOD".

LIZ HYDE
EARTH MOTHER


LIZ HYDE THIS GASTONIA, NORTH CAROLINA NATIVE IS CELEBRATING 13 YEARS WITH THIS FABULOUS SHOW AND IS THRILLED TO BE HERE WITH YOU! LIZ STARTED BACK IN 2005 WITH MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL® AT THE CAPRI THEATRE IN CHARLOTTE, AND THEN BEGAN PERFORMING WITH THE SHOW’S EXTENDED NATIONAL TOURS. IN ADDITION TO FREQUENTLY SERVING AS THE SHOW’S DANCE CAPTAIN. LIZ HAS RECENTLY ADDED THE ROLE OF EARTH MOTHER TO HER REPERTOIRE. LIZ HAS NOW PERFORMED ALL OVER OUR BEAUTIFUL COUNTRY, IN ALMOST EVERY STATE, FROM MAINE TO ALASKA AND HAWAII, AND RECENTLY FILLED IN AT THE LAS VEGAS MTM SHOW FOR 2 WEEKS. OTHER FAVORITE SHOW ROLES INCLUDE SISTER ROBERT ANNE IN NUNSENSE, BAD ASS BETTY IN THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL AND MEREDITH PARKER IN BATBOY THE MUSICAL. BACK HOME, LIZ HAS BEEN SINGING WITH THE A CAPPELLA ENSEMBLE, IMPROMPTU FOR 26 YEARS, AND SHE RUNS A NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED PET SITTING SERVICE, PET CHARMERS, LLC. A PASSIONATE TAR HEEL BASKETBALL FAN, LIZ SENDS MUCH LOVE AND GRATITUDE TO INCREDIBLY SUPPORTIVE HUSBAND, MARC, FOR HIS UNENDING ENCOURAGEMENT AND FOR GRACIOUSLY CARING FOR THEIR 2 DOGS AND 5 CATS. THANKS AND LOVE TO THE ENTIRE GFOUR COMPANY FOR THIS INCREDIBLE OPPORTUNITY. VISIT HER ON FACEBOOK AT LIZ MCPHAIL HYDE.

Those estrogen-deprived lyrics…they bring down the house repeatedly. At its core, it’s a gentlespirited celebration of real women, their friendships and the rough seas they’re forced to navigate as they enter the dreaded territory of middle age.”

- ELAINE SCHMIDT, MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL