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The East Hartford Summer Youth Festival announces that they will be presenting for the 2013 season, the musical play “ALL SHOOK UP” as their summer production on July 26 thru the 28th, 2013.
“ALL SHOOK UP” is a musical tribute inspired and featuring the songs of ELVIS PRESLEY based on the novel by Joe DiPetro and presented through special arrangement with and all authorized performance materials supplied by THEATICAL RIGHTS WORLDWIDE, 570 Seventh Ave, Suite 2100, New York, NY. www.theaticalrights.com
“ALL SHOOK UP” deals with a small town in the 1950’s in middle America built around songs made famous by Elvis Presley. One girl’s dreams and a surprise visit from a mysterious leather-jacketed, guitar-playing stranger will help a small town discover the magic of romance and the power of rock & roll.
Originally Produced on Broadway by Jonathan Pollard, Bernie Kukoff, Clear Channel Entertainment, Harbor Entertainment, Miramax Films, Bob & Harvey Weinstein, Stanley Buchthal, Eric Falkenstein, Nina Essman/Nancy Nagel Gibbs, Jean Cheever, Margaret Cotter, in association with Barney Rosenzweig, Meri Krassner, FGRW Investments, Karen Jason, Phil Ciasullo Conard. Originally produced for Goodspeed Musicals, Michael P. Price, Executive Producer, Sue Frost, Associate Producer
The play will be presented on Friday, July 26 and Saturday, July 27th at 7:30 pm and Sunday, July 28th at 2:00 pm at East Hartford Middle School, 777 Burnside Avenue. Ticket prices: General Admission- $12.00 and Seniors & children under 12-$10.00
Tickets can be reserved on our website: www.ehsyf.org.