Alex checks out The Marvelous Wonderettes

The musical comedy is now showing at the Herb Strauss Theater on Sanibel Island

CREATED Mar 6, 2013

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SANIBEL ISLAND, Fla. - Fox 4 Rising's Alex Butler checks out The Marvelous Wonderettes. It's a musical comedy recently played off broadway at the Westside Theater in New York. The show, which uses pop songs from the '50s and '60s to tell its story, pays homage to the high school Songleader squads of the 1950s. When called upon to perform at their senior prom as a last minute replacement, Springfield High Songleaders, Betty Jean, Cindy Lou, Missy and Suzy, rally together to entertain their classmates in four-part harmony.

The songs they sing during the course of the musical include: "Lollipop"; “Dream Lover”; “Stupid Cupid” and more.

 

Check out the show:

The Herb Strauss Theater

2200 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel

 

Showtimes:

 

8 p.m. Monday-Saturday through March 23.

$42 for adults, $20 for child 16 and under

For more info:

BIG ARTS Marks Box Office at:

(239) 395-0900, Strauss Theater box office at (239) 472-6862 or www.bigarts.org