NEW HAVEN

Jun 15 - Jul 01

LONG WHARF THEATRE
222 Sargent Dr
New Haven, Connecticut 06511
(203) 787-4282


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SCHEDULE
PERFORMANCE IS 90 MINUTES WITH NO INTERMISSION

WEEKDAY

MATINEE

EVENING

TUES
7:00 PM
WED
2:00 PM
7:00 PM
THURS
8:00 PM
FRI
8:00 PM
SAT
3 PM
8:00 PM
SUN
2:00 PM
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.

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".

MICHELLE E. WHITE
PROFESSIONAL WOMAN


THRILLED TO BE REPRISING HER ROLE AS “PROFESSIONAL WOMAN” WITH HER FORMER COMPANY MATES AND GFOUR PRODUCERS, MICHELLE’S PROFESSIONAL CREDITS INCLUDE… BROADWAY U.S. NATIONAL TOURS: “MRS. CORRY” - MARY POPPINS AND “ETHEL”- SHOWBOAT. CANADIAN PREMIERES: THE LION KING; ONCE ON THIS ISLAND; “WANDA” - CROWNS, “EFFIE” - DREAMGIRLS AND “SYLVIA” - ALL SHOOK UP. “ELLA FITZGERALD” JAZZ & SCAT FEATURE PRODUCTIONS: ARCHIE ALLEYNE’S DUKE’S PLACE, FOREVER SWING, MICHELLE E. WHITE - JAZZ CONCERT AND COME IN FROM THE COLD - MICHELLE’S ORIGINAL ECLECTIC A CAPPELLA JAZZ, SCAT AND BLUES WINTER ALBUM, AVAILABLE AT WWW.MEWSICIAN.COM. OTHER PRODUCTIONS: “MARLENA MADISON” - BUDDY: THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY; “NELL CARTER” / “ARMELIA MCQUEEN” - AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’; “DARLENE LOVE” - LEADER OF THE PACK; “MATRON ‘MAMA’ MORTON” - CHICAGO; “BRENDA BRAXTON” - SMOKEY JOE’S CAFÉ; “RONETTE” / “CRYSTAL” - LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS; “SOUR KANGAROO” - SEUSSICAL; “TRIX” - THE DROWSY CHAPERONE; “ALICE’S DAUGHTER” - BIG RIVER; “COWARDLY LION” - THE WIZARD OF OZ; “ALBERTA” - ANYTHING THAT MOVES, THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES

Ninety minutes of extraordinary fun!

- AUSTRALIAN STAGE