The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

July 23, 2012

Follies set for Tuesday


Herald Staff Report

CLINTON — The Clinton Area Showboat Theatre will host its second Follies this week.

The performance will be at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Showboat.

The Follies is a review highlighting the musical performances of the professional cast as well as local students from the intern program. The upcoming 2013 season will be announced during the Follies.

The show will include a selection from “Honk, Jr,,” which will be performed by the interns. In addition to songs from the 2013 season, a wide variety of music will be performed by this summer’s visiting actors and staff members, accompanied by music director Drew Wutke.

Some of the selections include: “Take a Chance” from “Little Women,” sung by Matthew Gorgone; “Who I Be” from “Shrek,” sung by Noah Strausser; “Gimme, Gimme” from “Thoroughly Modern Millie,” by Taylor Wiebers, and more.

Tickets are available in advance or the night of the show at the box office for $20, or call 242-6760 for more information.