MEDIA THEATRE NEWS--- Professional music theatre company located at The Media Theatre in Media, Pa., 20 minutes southwest of Center City Philly.
WINNER OF 86 BROADWAY WORLD AWARDS FOR 'BEST OF PHILLY THEATRE' (2012-2017) Including Best Directors, Best Musicals, Best Plays, Best Actors, Best Designers, and Best Special Events.
Broadway Series Productions, Youth Programs, are produced by The Media Music Theatre Company (Artistic Director Jesse Cline)
Saturday, April 19, 2014
FIRST LOOK...PICS FROM MEDIA THEATRE'S 'SUNSET BOULEVARD'
The Media Theatre's production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's take on "Sunset Boulevard", the classic 1950 film noir, is on now through May 18.
Broadway's Tony nominee Ann Crumb (nominated for "Anna Karenina") portrays Norma Desmond, the former silent film star desperate for a return to motion picture glory. She has also been seen on The Great White Way in "Aspects of Love", "Chess", "Les Miserables", and more. First three shots below taken by Mark Jordan; fourth shot pre-production by Maura McConnell.
ANN CRUMB as NORMA DESMOND
Ann Crumb with Sean Thompson as Joe
Philadelphia's Sean Thompson, seen on The Media Theatre stage in "Forever Plaid", "Oliver!" and "Dr. Dolittle", plays Joe Gillis, a young screenwriter drawn into Norma's web of manipulation.
The show is directed by Jesse Cline, winner of 2013's Broadway World Award for Best Director of a Musical in Philadelphia for "Mame".