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A Parody of Old-Time Musicals, The Drowsy Chaperone Will Keep You Laughing All Night Long

Join The Firehouse Theatre for the hilarious production of The Drowsy Playhouse! Winner of five Tony Awards, including Best Book and Best Original Score, The Drowsy Chaperone is a loving send-up of the Jazz Age musical, featuring one show-stopping song and dance number after another. When a diehard theatre fan plays his favorite cast album, the characters come to life in this hilarious musical farce. Don’t miss it this Saturday, February 8th, beginning at 2:30 p.m.

With the house lights down, a man in a chair appears on stage and puts on his favorite record: the cast recording of a fictitious 1928 musical. The recording comes to life and The Drowsy Chaperone begins as the man in the chair looks on.

Mix in two lovers on the eve of their wedding, a bumbling best man, a desperate theatre producer, a not-so-bright hostess, two gangsters posing as pastry chefs, a misguided Don Juan and an intoxicated chaperone, and you have the ingredients for an evening of madcap delight. Hailed by New York Magazine as "the perfect Broadway musical," The Drowsy Chaperone is a masterful meta-musical, poking fun at all the tropes that characterize the musical theatre genre.

The Firehouse Theatre is an award-winning theatre located in beautiful Farmers Branch, Texas. Providing live theatre to Farmers Branch and beyond, The Firehouse Theatre has grown from a community theatre and now presents regional debuts, children’s productions through Firehouse JR, special engagement presentations, summer camps, and more.

The Drowsy Chaperone will play at The Firehouse Theatre from Saturday, February 8th to Sunday, February 23rd. Don’t miss it on an opening day this Saturday! Tickets start at $16 and are available for purchase at www.thefirehousetheatre.com and The Firehouse Theatre. For more information, please call (972) 620-3747.

It’s hard to leave home sometimes – trust us, we know. But McDermott 55 Apartments in Plano, Texas believes it is important to not only stay active in your community but to also express curiosity about new subjects. This event is the perfect chance to spread your roots and learn new things!

Event Time/Date:
Saturday, February 8, 2020—2:30 PM

Event Venue Location:
The Firehouse Theatre
2535 Valley View Lane
Farmers Branch, Texas 75234

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