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SpeakEasy Stage extends ‘The Great American Trailer Park Musical’ through June 7


SpeakEasy Stage Company will extend its acclaimed production of The Great American Trailer Park Musical one additional week thru Monday, June 7.

The company will add seven performances to its schedule as follows:

Sunday, May 30, 7PM (in addition to the already scheduled 3PM matinee that day)
Tuesday, June 1, 7:30 PM
Wednesday, June 2, 7:30PM
Thursday, June 3, 7:30 PM
Friday, June 4, 8PM
Saturday, June 5, 4PM
Saturday, June 5, 8PM
Sunday, June 6, 3PM
Monday, June 7, 7:30PM

Tickets for these added shows go on sale Friday, May 21 at noon. Tickets can be purchased by phone (617-933-8600), online (www.SpeakEasyStage.com) or in person at the Calderwood Pavilion Box-Office, 527 Tremont Street in the South End.

The entire cast — Leigh Barrett, David Benoit, Mary Callanan, Caitlin Crosbie Doonan,
Kerry A. Dowling, Grant MacDermott, and Santina Umbach — will all continue in their roles for these additional performances.

Featuring music and lyrics by David Nehls and a book by Betsy Kelso, The Great American Trailer Park Musical follows the lives and loves of the residents at Armadillo Acres, North Florida’s “most exclusive” trailer park. When Pippi, a stripper on the run, comes between agoraphobic Jeannie and her toll-collector husband Norbert, neighbors Betty, Lin, and Pickles team up to save their friend’s marriage.

All performances will be held at the Stanford Calderwood Pavilion at the Boston Center for the Arts, 527 Tremont Street in Boston’s South End.

For tickets or more information, the public can call the BostonTheatreScene box-office at 617-933-8600 or visit www.SpeakEasyStage.com.

Since opening on Friday, April 30, the SpeakEasy Stage Company production of The Great American Trailer Park Musical has received unanimous raves in the local press.

The Great American Trailer Park Musical is “100 minutes of rowdy, silly, laugh-out-loud fun.”
Boston Globe

Trailer Park is, more than anything, plain entertaining [and] the perfect way to ease into summer.” –Boston Herald

“White trash has never been more entertaining! Hitch your trailer to SpeakEasy’s mad funny musical and drive yourself into hysterics!” –Joyce Kulhawik

The Great American Trailer Park Musical is a riotously good time.” – Boston Metro

“If you can appreciate smart entertainment and like to laugh, then treat yourself to the SpeakEasy Stage Company production of The Great American Trailer Park Musical.” –Patriot Ledger

For more information on The Great American Trailer Park Musical, the public can call the Boston Theatre Scene Box Office at 617-933-8600 or visit www.BostonTheatreScene.com.

Compiled from the press release courtesy of the SpeakEasy Stage Company (website | profile | tag archive).

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