MONTGOMERY

Aug 25 - Sep 16

ALABAMA SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL
1 Festival Dr
Montgomery, Alabama 36117
334.271.5353


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SCHEDULE
PERFORMANCE IS 90 MINUTES WITH NO INTERMISSION

WEEKDAY

MATINEE

EVENING

TUES
7:30 PM
WED
2:00 PM
THURS
2:00 PM
7:30 PM
FRI
7:30 PM
SAT
2:00 PM
7:30 PM
SUN
2:00 PM
TERI ADAMS
IOWA HOUSEWIFE


HAS BEEN WITH MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL SINCE 2006, WHERE SHE FIRST PLAYED THE IOWA HOUSEWIFE AT THE AMERICAN HEARTLAND THEATRE IN KANSAS CITY. A NATIVE KANSAN, TERI HAS PERFORMED ON MOST KANSAS CITY STAGES OVER THE LAST TWENTY FIVE YEARS, AND HAS TOURED NATIONALLY WITH MENOPAUSE FOR OVER A DECADE. SOME REGIONAL CREDITS INCLUDE: BLUES IN THE NIGHT, STEEL MAGNOLIAS, I LOVE YOU BECAUSE (AMERICAN HEARTLAND THEATRE), LEND ME A TENOR, BABY, 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE (GREAT PLAINS THEATRE), RUTHLESS!, DIRTY BLONDE, AND THE WORLD PREMIERE OF GREGG COFFIN’S RIGHTNEXTTO ME ( UNICORN THEATRE). TERI IS A TWO TIME FEATURED SOLOIST AT THE KENNEDY CENTER, HAS APPEARED ON NBC’S THE TODAY SHOW AS A CAST MEMBER OF MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL - SURVIVOR TOUR (PARTNERSHIP WITH SUSAN G. KOMEN FOUNDATION), AND HAS BEEN SEEN AT THE MERRY GO ROUND THEATRE(NY), THE ASOLO REPERATORY(FL) AND GEVA THEATRE(NY). TERI IS A DIEHARD KANSAS JAYHAWKS FAN AND A PROUD MEMBER OF ACTORS EQUITY. THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING LIVE THEATRE!

PATTI GARDNER
SOAP STAR


PATTI GARDNER (SOAP STAR) WAS THE ORIGINAL SOAP STAR IN GFOUR'S FIRST PRODUCTION AND HAS TOURED NATIONALLY WITH MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL SINCE 2001. SHE HAS PERFORMED ON MOST OF THE SOUTH FLORIDA STAGES FOR THE LAST THIRTY YEARS AND IS A MULTI CARBONELL AWARD NOMINEE AND RECIPIENT, AS WELL AS THE SILVER PALM AWARD. SOME CREDITS INCLUDE: LIPS TOGETHER, TEETH APART, THE PRICE, OUR TOWN, PICNIC (PALM BEACH DRAMAWORKS); BOMBSHELLS, OLIVER, THE KING & I (ACTOR’S PLAYHOUSE); STARS OF DAVID (FLORIDA TOUR, DARYL ROTH PRODUCTIONS); INTO THE WOODS, COMPANY (THEATREZONE); THE GUYS, SUPERIOR DONUTS, SONS OF THE PROPHET, CASA VALENTINA, STALKING THE BOOGEYMAN (GABLESTAGE); CHICAGO, PIPPIN (BOCA RATON THEATRE GUILD). A PROUD MOTHER OF TWIN DAUGHTERS, ONE JOYFUL G’MA TO THREE GRANDCHILDREN AND FOREVER IN LOVE WITH HER HUSBAND, NEAL, FOR 38 YEARS.

DONNA J. HUNTLEY
PROFESSIONAL WOMAN


DONNA HAS ENJOYED PLAYING PW AND SOAP STAR ACROSS THE NATION OFF AND ON SINCE 2004 AFTER COMPLETING WORLD TOURS AS A GUEST ENTERTAINER WITH RCCL. WITH NUMEROUS REGIONAL COMMERCIALS AND TV APPEARANCES TO HER CREDIT, SOME FAVORITE BROADWAY, OFF-BROADWAY AND REGIONAL THEATRE CREDITS INCLUDE: LENA HORNE:THE LADY AND HER MUSIC, SHADOW BOX (BEVERLY), OUR LADY OF 121ST STREET (INEZ), HAIRSPRAY (MOTOR MOUTH MABLE), CHICAGO (MATRON MAMA MORTON), BARNUM(JOYCE HETH) AND OF COURSE NUNSENSE (SISTER HERBERT). WINNER OF A PRESIDENTIAL AWARD FOR BEST OVERSEAS USO TOUR, DONNA WORKED WITH RICHARD PRYOR “HERE AND NOW”, CO-WROTE AND RECORDED WITH ATLANTIC RECORDS AS A MEMBER OF COMPANY B AND SOLO WITH SLEATH RECORDS IN HOLLAND. SHE PERFORMED WITH THE PLATTERS, BEN VEREEN, MARY WILSON, LATIN SUPERSTARS EL PUMA AND CHAYANNE TO NAME A FEW. A PROUD MEMBER OF AEA, DONNA IS DELIGHTED AND GRATEFUL TO REJOIN HER MENOPAUSE FAMILY.

ROBERTA B. WALL
IOWA HOUSEWIFE


ORIGINAL BROADWAY CASTS -"SISTER ACT", "LEAP OF FAITH" . FIRST NATIONAL TOURS - "SISTER ACT" ( SM LAZARUS )," BEAUTY AND THE BEAST " ( MRS. POTTS ). MS. WALL HAS BEEN PERFORMING IN "MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL " SINCE 2003 AS BOTH IOWA HOUSEWIFE AND EARTH MOTHER IN CITIES ACROSS THE COUNTRY. OTHER REGIONAL ROLES INCLUDE : SADIE - I LOVE A PIANO" (LAWRENCE WELK THEATRE), JO - "SWINGTIME CANTEEN"( LA MIRADA CLO), FRIEDA - "SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE" ( LONG BEACH CLO), TISBE - CINDERELLA" (FALCON THEATRE), CLEMENTINA- "DESERT SONG ( PASADENA CIVIC ), HOUSEKEEPER - " MAN OF LA MANCHA" SHE HAS PERFORMED WITH SUCH STARS AS SHIRLEY JONES, ROBERT GOULET, JOANNE WORLEY, DOROTHY LAMOUR AND WAS A SPECIAL GUEST ON THE "TONIGHT SHOW" WITH JOHNNY CARSON. SHE CAN BE HEARD ON THE ROXBURY RECORDS (THE GERSHWIN FAMILY LABEL) RECORDINGS OF "OH, KAY!", "PARDON MY ENGLISH" AND "LADY BE GOOD".

LIZ HYDE
EARTH MOTHER


THIS NORTH CAROLINA NATIVE IS CELEBRATING 10 YEARS WITH THIS FABULOUS SHOW! SHE HAS LOVED TOURING WITH MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL® ALL OVER OUR BEAUTIFUL COUNTRY, FROM MAINE TO ALASKA AND HAWAII. OTHER FAVORITE ROLES INCLUDE SISTER ROBERT ANNE IN NUNSENSE, BETTY IN THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL AND MEREDITH PARKER IN BATBOY THE MUSICAL. BACK IN THE LATE ‘80’S, SHE WAS ACTIVE WITH THEATRE WINTER HAVEN WITH NORMAN SMALL. AT HOME, LIZ HAS SUNG WITH THE A CAPPELLA ENSEMBLE, IMPROMPTU, FOR 24 YEARS, AND OWNS A PROFESSIONAL PET SITTING SERVICE. MUCH LOVE AND GRATITUDE TO INCREDIBLY SUPPORTIVE HUSBAND, MARC, FOR HIS UNENDING ENCOURAGEMENT AND FOR GRACIOUSLY CARING FOR THEIR 8 PETS. THANKS AND LOVE TO THE ENTIRE GFOUR COMPANY FOR THIS INCREDIBLE OPPORTUNITY. ENJOY THE SHOW!

Those estrogen-deprived lyrics…they bring down the house repeatedly. At its core, it’s a gentlespirited celebration of real women, their friendships and the rough seas they’re forced to navigate as they enter the dreaded territory of middle age.”

- ELAINE SCHMIDT, MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL