ASHEVILLE

Aug 14 - Aug 19

DIANA WORTHAM THEATRE
18 Biltmore Ave
Asheville, North Carolina 28801
(828) 257-4530


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SCHEDULE
PERFORMANCE IS 90 MINUTES WITH NO INTERMISSION

WEEKDAY

MATINEE

EVENING

TUES
8:00 PM
WED
8:00 PM
THURS
8:00 PM
FRI
8:00 PM
SAT
2:00 PM
8:00 PM
SUN
2:00 PM
INGRID COLE
EARTH MOTHER


INGRID COLE (EARTH MOTHER) IS A CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED ACTOR/SINGER BASED IN ATLANTA, GA. IN 2010 AND 2012, SHE WAS HONORED WITH A SUZI BASS AWARDS FOR BEST LEADING ACTRESS IN A MUSICAL FOR A CATERED AFFAIR AT THE AURORA THEATRE, AND FOR HER PORTRAYAL OF ROSE IN GYPSY WITH THE ATLANTA LYRIC THEATRE. SHE HAS TOURED THE US EXTENSIVELY WITH MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL. OTHER REGIONAL CREDITS INCLUDE MATRON MAMA MORTON IN CHICAGO, SEE WHAT I WANT TO SEE (SUZI BASS AWARD FOR BEST ENSEMBLE AND ATLANTA THEATRE FAN WINNER BEST ACTRESS IN A MUSICAL) MUSIC MAN, GRAND NIGHT FOR SINGING (CURTAIN UP AWARD BEST ACTRESS IN A MUSICAL) THE MEDIUM, INTO THE WOODS, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, CALL ME MADAM, RAGTIME, PIRATES OF PENZACE, IOLANTHE, THE MIKADO, CINDERELLA, A FUNNY THING HAPPENED...FORUM, AND NUNSENSE WWW.INGRIDCOLE.COM

PATTI GARDNER
SOAP STAR


PATTI GARDNER (SOAP STAR) 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. SOME CREDITS INCLUDE: LIPS TOGETHER, TEETH APART, THE PRICE, OUR TOWN, PICNIC (PALM BEACH DRAMAWORKS); BOMBSHELLS, OLIVER, THE KING & I (ACTOR’S PLAYHOUSE); STARS OF DAVID (FLORIDA TOUR, DARYL ROTH PRODUCTIONS); INTO THE WOODS, COMPANY (THEATREZONE); THE GUYS, SUPERIOR DONUTS, SONS OF THE PROPHET, CASA VALENTINA, STALKING THE BOOGEYMAN (GABLESTAGE); CHICAGO, PIPPIN (BOCA RATON THEATRE GUILD). A PROUD MOTHER OF TWIN DAUGHTERS, ONE JOYFUL G’MA TO THREE GRANDCHILDREN AND FOREVER IN LOVE WITH HER HUSBAND, NEAL, FOR 38 YEARS.

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.

LIZ HYDE
IOWA HOUSEWIFE


THIS NORTH CAROLINA NATIVE IS CELEBRATING 10 YEARS WITH THIS FABULOUS SHOW! SHE HAS LOVED TOURING WITH MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL® ALL OVER OUR BEAUTIFUL COUNTRY, FROM MAINE TO ALASKA AND HAWAII. OTHER FAVORITE ROLES INCLUDE SISTER ROBERT ANNE IN NUNSENSE, BETTY IN THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL AND MEREDITH PARKER IN BATBOY THE MUSICAL. BACK IN THE LATE ‘80’S, SHE WAS ACTIVE WITH THEATRE WINTER HAVEN WITH NORMAN SMALL. AT HOME, LIZ HAS SUNG WITH THE A CAPPELLA ENSEMBLE, IMPROMPTU, FOR 24 YEARS, AND OWNS A PROFESSIONAL PET SITTING SERVICE. MUCH LOVE AND GRATITUDE TO INCREDIBLY SUPPORTIVE HUSBAND, MARC, FOR HIS UNENDING ENCOURAGEMENT AND FOR GRACIOUSLY CARING FOR THEIR 8 PETS. THANKS AND LOVE TO THE ENTIRE GFOUR COMPANY FOR THIS INCREDIBLE OPPORTUNITY. ENJOY THE SHOW!

…those who have seen it, most of them otherwise sober and sane women, start giggling like schoolgirls as they try to describe it.

- IDAHO STATESMAN