May 25, 2018

Attleboro Community Theatre Presents "American Strippers"

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Attleboro Community Theatre is thrilled to continue their 61st Season with American Strippers, written by Kevin Broccoli and directed by Megan Ruggiero (Pawtucket, RI). In this clever commentary on mythology, the Greek goddesses throw Aphrodite a bachelorette party at Americana, a male strip club in the heart of Texas, but Hera, Queen of the Gods, is none too pleased about this and leaves Mount Olympus to break up the party. The club is jointly owned by Paula Bunyan and none other than Dionysus, God of Wine, Fertility, and of course, Theatre. Americana is “staffed” by American folk legends, including but not limited to, Johnny Appleseed & Davy Crockett. Anything is possible when mythologies unite! The locally-based and very talented cast includes:
Jay Are Adams as Mr. Henry/John Henry (Riverside, RI) – ACT Debut
Vivienne Carrette as Athena (Providence, RI) – ACT Debut
Brandon Harrington as Johnny/Johnny Appleseed (Attleboro, MA)
Jason Karol as Billy/Pecos Bill (Medway, MA)
Emily Lamarre as Sally Ann Crockett (Attleboro, MA)
Bob Lively as Casey/Casey at the Bat (Attleboro, MA)
Caitlyn Lively as Demeter (Attleboro, MA)
Joe Livingston as Davy/Davy Crockett (Taunton, MA)
Matthew Moos as Dionysus (Bourne, MA)
Kimberly Paine as Artemis (N. Attleboro, MA)
Elizabeth Parent as Hera (Albion, RI)
Aaron Preston as Babe (Attleboro, MA) – ACT Debut
Sarah Quintiliani as Aphrodite (West Warwick, RI)
Kimberlyn Roche as Paula Bunyan (Attleboro, MA)
Courtney Stafford as Apollo (Providence, RI)
Performances will be held at the Ezekiel Bates Masonic Lodge, located at 71 North Main Street in Attleboro. Performance dates are February 16th, 17th, 18th, 23rd 24th, 25th, and March 2nd, 3rd, and 4th. Friday and Saturday evening performances are at 8pm, and Sunday matinees will be at 2pm. Doors will open one hour prior to each performance. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $20 or $18 online via https://squareup.com/market/acttickets. Senior and student discounts apply at the door or online for $15. Please consider reserving seats in advance of each performance by calling (508) 226-8100 or emailing AttleboroCommunityTheatreACT@gmail.com.
ACT’s 61st Season is generously supported by the Attleboro Cultural Council, the North Attleborough Cultural Council, the Mansfield Cultural Council, and the Attleboro Elk’s Lodge.

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