Grease, the satirical Broadway hit that launched the movie musical sensation starring John Travolta
and Olivia Newton-John
, played at the Wells Fargo Pavilion through July 1. With book, music and lyrics by Jim Jacobs
and WarRen Casey
, Grease got the 2012 Music Circus season off to a singing, dancing, high energy start. BroadwayWorld has exclusive backstage, behind-the-scenes photos. Check them out below.
Playing Sandy in this Music Circus production is Kirsten Scott, who has appeared on Broadway in the recent revival of Follies and Hairspray. Danny is played by Brandon Albright, who starred in the recent production of The Buddy Holly Story, directed by Glenn Casale. Playing Betty Rizzo is 2009 Laurence Olivier Award-winner Lesli Margherita, who was last at Music Circus in the 2010 production of Spamalot. Playing Kenickie is Michael D. Jablonski. Robert J. Townsend plays Vince Fontaine/Teen Angel. Beth Malone plays Marty, and playing Sonny LaTierri is Joe Abraham. Melissa WolfKlain plays Jan, Keven Quillon plays Roger, and Frenchy is played by Melissa Fahn. John Pinto Jr. plays Doody, Jill Townsend plays Patty Simcox, Eugene Florczyk is played by Jeff Skowron, Cynthia Ferrer plays Miss Lynch, and Cha-Cha DiGregorio is played by Dana Solimando.
Music Circus productions are presented at the Wells Fargo Pavilion, 1419 H Street in Sacramento. For more information, visit http://www.calmt.com/index.cfm?page=1138200.
Brandon Albright and Kirsten Scott
John Pinto Jr., Keven Quillon, Beth Malone, Michael Jablonski
Melissa WolfKlain and Kirsten Scott
Melissa WolfKlain and Beth Malone
Keven Quillon and Melissa WolfKlain
Lesli Margherita and Melissa WolfKlain
Keven Quillon, Michael Jablonski and Joe Abraham
Joe Abraham, Brandon Albright, Glenn Casale, Michael Jablonski, Keven Quillon and John Pinto Jr.
Melissa WolfKlain and Keven Quillon
Keven Quillon and Lesli Margherita
John Pinto Jr. and Keven Quillon
Jill Townsend and Jeff Skowron