Broadway Fantasies proudly presents its 23rd theater production, Your Hit Parade. The shows two acts travel through musical history, spotlighting the Tin Pan Alley days of the ‘30s and ending in the revolutionary, rock ‘n’ roll styles of the ‘60s and ‘70s. Broadway Fantasies takes the stage at John F. Kennedy High School, 500 Woods Mill Road, Manchester, on June 2, 3, 9, and 10.
Broadway Fantasies, features talented performers who entertain for their love of music and charity. All profits from Your Hit Parade will benefit charities, such as the St. Louis County Older Resident Programs (CORP), which provide services and programs to support independence and quality of life for older adults. Since its establishment in 1992 as a nonprofit corporation, Broadway Fantasies has raised more than $100,000 for local charities.
The performance includes prominent St. Louis business professionals such as attorney Joe Dreyer, Musen Steinbach Weiss Marketing partner Ed Musen, attorney David Segal, retired Anheuser Busch executive Allen Sherman, and sportscaster and columnist Howard Balzer. Musen, Dryer, Segal, Sherman and Balzer are just a few of the volunteers in the Broadway Fantasy performing group, all varying in age and musical performance expertise and experience.
The show opens with a big number featuring the entire cast of dancers and singers. Act one focuses on the radio and television show “Your Hit Parade”, headlining songs such as “Shine on Harvest Moon” and “Let’s Fall in Love”. Act two transports the audience to the revolutionary era of rock ‘n’ roll. Performers serenade the audience with songs such as Neil Sedaka’s “Calendar Girl” and other hits like “My Guy” and “Love Potion #9”.
Tickets run $17 dollars, with group rates available for parties of 15 or more. All performances are held at John F. Kennedy High School.
The 2012 performance of Your Hit Parade debuts for two weekends starting, Saturday, June 2 and ending on June 10.
Show times are:
Saturday, June 2 at 4:00p.m.
Sunday, June 3 at 2:00 p.m.
Saturday, June 9 at 7:00p.m.
Sunday, June 10 at 2:00p.m.
Visit www.broadwayfantasies.com or call 314-615-4041 Monday through Friday for tickets and more information.