WEST ALLIS PLAYERS TO PRESENT "THE WEDDING SINGER"

June 27, 2014

Pouf up your hair, style up your mullet, dig out those shoulder pads and step back into the 1980's! The West Allis Players will take you back in time as it presents its summer musical, "The Wedding Singer." Based upon the mega-hit movie starring Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore, this show tells the story of Robbie Hart, a wedding reception entertainer who is looking forward to his own wedding. After he is jilted, he finds himself not only helping his new friend, Julia, plan her wedding -- all the while growing to despise her sleazy groom-to-be Glen -- but falling in love with her, too.

Veteran actors return to the West Allis stage in this production. Nicholas Callan Haubner plays the lovelorn Robbie, Jerry Krajewski is the overly-ambitious Glen Guglia. Newcomer Anna Otto is the charming Julia. Theater patrons may remember Haubner as The Cat in the Hat and Krajewski as Horton the Elephant in last summer's show, "Seussical the Musical."

"The Wedding Singer" opens July 18. Show times are: 7:30 p.m. July 18,19,25 and 26 and 2 p.m. July 27. The theater is located at 8516 W. Lincoln Avenue. Ticket prices are: Adults $20, Seniors and Students $18 and Children under 13 $12. Tickets are purchased at the door.

West Allis Players' October production will be the murder mystery, "The Cupcake Killer." When a bossy church secretary is poisoned at the annual church social held in a small town in Louisiana, the local sheriff must not only try to find a killer but must contend with a famous mystery novelist who suddenly shows up and tries to help him solve the crime.

Visit www.waplayers.org for complete show details.

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Suburban News Roundup

E-mail Newsletter

Your link to the biggest stories in the suburbs delivered Thursday mornings.


Enter your e-mail address above and click "Sign Up Now!" to begin receiving your e-mail newsletter
Get the Newsletter!

Login or Register to manage all your newsletter preferences.

Community Watch

» Brookfield Academy 2/5

» Elm Grove releases surveillance photos of TCF Bank robbery suspects Updated:  2/4

» Brookfield Square already planning another expansion, including parking structure Updated:  2/3

» Brookfield man charged with shooting neighbors arrested again for assaulting hotel manager 2/2

» Town of Brookfield man faces possible prison time in domestic violence case 2/2

» Armed robbers make off with cash from TCF Bank in Elm Grove 2/2

» Sport Shorts: Feb. 4, 2016 2/2

» Lineup change leads to victory for Brookfield Central wrestlers 2/2

» Brookfield East Junior Spartans set football registration 2/2

» 10 college-bound Brookfield student-athletes sign letters of intent 2/2

» New Starbucks to lead Boulder Venture redevelopment project in Brookfield 2/1

» Updated rankings of area prep boys and girls basketball teams and players 2/1

» Positive and uplifting stories in suburban Milwaukee and Lake Country in January 2/1

» Interactive: Brookfield lights that drew complaints are shut down Updated:  1/28

» ELMBROOK SWIM CLUB JAN. 28 1/27

» Sports Shorts: Jan. 28, 2016 1/26

» Brookfield Central girls basketball team loses to Sussex Hamilton, beats Menomonee Falls 1/26

» Brookfield Lacrosse Association registration open 1/26

» Brookfield Central senior wins golf caddy scholarship 1/26

» Brookfield Academy boys basketball team whips Messmer, builds on first-place lead 1/26

» Brookfield Central running back Malik Turner passes away Updated:  1/26

» Brookfield Central boys basketbal team bounces back with win over Menomonee Falls 1/26

» T.C. Swittel commits to Michigan Tech 1/26

» Alleged robber of Brookfield bank could face 40 years 1/26

» Brookfield East wrestlers lose to Hamilton 1/26

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss

Advertisement

Advertisement

2015 Writing Contest

 

(Click image for details)

Local Business Directory

CONNECT    

Advertisement