SCHENECTADY

Oct 16 - Oct 21

PROCTORS
432 State Street
Schenectady, New York 12305
(518) 346-6204


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SCHEDULE
PERFORMANCE IS 90 MINUTES WITH NO INTERMISSION

WEEKDAY

MATINEE

EVENING

TUES
7:30 PM
WED
7:30 PM
THURS
7:30 PM
FRI
7:30 PM
SAT
1:30 PM
7:30 PM
SUN
1:30 PM
6:30 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.

TERRI DIXON
IOWA HOUSEWIFE


TERRI DIXON IS ORIGINALLY FROM THE MARYLAND SUBURBS OF THE WASHINGTON DC AREA. SHE IS SO EXCITED TO BE JOINING THE MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL FAMILY. CREDITS INCLUDE SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE ON BROADWAY, THE NATIONAL TOURS OF MY ONE AND ONLY AND BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS WITH ANN MARGRET AND GARY SANDY. REGIONAL CREDITS INCLUDE GOSPELL AT THE MUNY IN ST. LOUIS, SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE AT MAINE STATE MUSICAL THEATRE, ALWAYS.....PATSY CLINE AT THE NEW HARMONY THEATRE, AND MANY OTHERS. TERRI WAS IN THE WORLD PREMIERE OF FRANK WILDHORN'S WAITING FOR THE MOON. SHE HAS PERFORMED EXTENSIVELY AS A CABARET PERFORMER WITH HER TRIBUTE TO PATSY CLINE. TERRI PERFORMED ON CRUISE SHIPS FOR MANY YEARS, FIRST AS LEAD SINGER/DANCER, THEN AS LEAD VOCALIST.

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.

MELANIE SOUZA
EARTH MOTHER


MELANIE SOUZA IS THRILLED TO BE JOINING MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL. A NATIVE RHODE ISLANDER WHO NOW CALLS SARASOTA, FL HOME, MELANIE HAS GRACED STAGES UP AND DOWN THE EAST COAST OF THE US. FAVORITE REGIONAL PERFORMANCES INCLUDE AMERICAN STAGE: HAIRSPRAY: (PRUDY PINGLETON), INFORMED CONSENT (DEAN HAGAN, JILLIAN’S MOTHER), IN THE HEIGHTS (ABUELA CLAUDIA), ALHAMBRA THEATRE: 9 TO 5 (ROZ KEITH), SOCIAL SECURITY (TRUDY HAYMAN) WITH BARBARA EDEN, AND ADDAMS FAMILY (GRANDMA ADDAMS), IVORYTON PLAYHOUSE: BREAKING UP IS HARD TO DO (ESTHER SIMOWITZ), LAKE DILLON THEATRE: SISTER ACT (SR. MARY LAZARUS), THEATREZONE: STEPPING OUT (DOROTHY) WITH DONNA MCKECKNIE AND THEATRE BY THE SEA: 9 TO 5 AND ANYTHING GOES. LOVE TO JOHN AND CARLO FOR ALL THEIR LOVE AND SUPPORT. WWW.MELANIESOUZA.COM

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- ELAINE SCHMIDT, MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL