After a protracted yr and a half of being darkish and shut down because of the COVID-19 pandemic, Plant Metropolis Leisure will as soon as once more elevate the curtain for reside leisure beginning on Friday, July 16, and it’ll current Sister Act. On opening night time, Plant Metropolis Leisure will provide a complimentary cocktail hour one hour earlier than the curtain rises.
Sister Act is a musical primarily based on the 1992 hit movie of the identical identify with music by A. Menken and the lyrics by G. Salter. The plot of Sister Act relies on Deloris Van Cartier, an aspiring singer from Philadelphia. Cartier performs for her gangster boyfriend and witnesses a homicide, and he or she is then positioned in protecting custody in a dying convent. Her distinctive model of funk comes face-to-face with the traditions of the church.
Sister Act might be carried out on Friday, July 16, 23 and 30; Saturday, July 17, 24 and 31; and on Sunday, July 18, 25 and August 1. Friday and Saturday reveals are at 8 p.m. Sunday reveals are at 2 p.m.
Michael Mercer, music director for Plant Metropolis Leisure, stated, “We’re past excited to welcome audiences again to our first manufacturing for the reason that COVID-19 shutdown. Sister Act was on the books earlier than the pandemic hit. We expect it’s the excellent present to reopen.” Mercer added, “It’s enjoyable, entertaining and has a number of coronary heart. The solid on this present is wonderful.”
Tickets for Sister Act may be ordered by visiting www.pceshows.com. Tickets are $29 for adults, $18 for seniors 60 and older, $18 for college kids beneath 18 and $15 for teams of 10 or extra. You too can buy tickets at Shear Expressions Hand Salon situated at 1514 S. Alexander St. in Plant Metropolis.
Throughout an intermission, you may go to Café PCE for beer and wine. Money donations are accepted.
Plant Metropolis Leisure celebrated its fortieth anniversary in the course of the shutdown. Throughout that point, renovations have been finished to the ability. The whole ticket gross sales space, foyer, Café PCE and loos have been up to date and transformed.
Plant Metropolis Leisure is situated at 101 N. Thomas St. in downtown Plant Metropolis. For extra data, please go to www.pceshows.com or name 754-4925.