Description

Charity Hope Valentine is an aptly named 1960’s New York dance hall hostess. Charity believes in true love despite being swindled by con artists, dumped in a lake by a boyfriend who stole her life’s savings and counseled by other women working at the Ballroom. Charity’s chance at happiness seems to improve when she meets Oscar, a claustrophobic tax accountant, in a stalled elevator. The romance ends when Oscar discovers Charity’s occupation and Charity must continue on her quest for love.

Book by Neil Simon, music by Cy Coleman, lyrics by Dorothy Fields

Director: Rod Maxwell

Choreographer: Gwen Palin, Maureen Shone

Musical Director: Christina James

Publication Date

2-17-1982

Production Year

1981/1982

Theatre Location

Sheridan Hall Theatre

Cast

Charity Hope Valentine: Stephanie Gorin
Helene: Amber Savage
Nickie: Wendy Pawson
Carmen: Gini Metcalfe
Herman: Zlatko Cetinic
Ursula March: Paula Gardin
Vittorio Vidal: Steve Bloom
Oscar Lindquist: Tim Brazier
Daddy Brubeck: Steve Bloom

Chorus and Dancers: Mike Bloom, Sharon Boehm, Paula Boleia, Mary Bozzo, Cherilyn Clark, Karen Danton, Cari Lee Fallis, Carol Frederickson, Maria “Meg” Gordon, Brian Grist, Jane Habermell, Gene Harack, Janet Hayward, Gail Hurlbut, Lucy Lawlor, Karen MacDonald, Steve MacDonald, Sonia May, Sonja McGirr, Joanne Miziolek, Ross Perego, Jennifer Rockett, Nancy Serron, Geremy Vincent, Steve Wilbee, Robin Williams, Desmond Wycks

Keywords

Sweet Charity, Theatre Sheridan, musical theatre

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Disciplines

Theatre and Performance Studies

Faculty

Faculty of Animation, Arts & Design

School

Department of Visual and Performing Arts

Files

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Original Citation

Maxwell, R. (Director). (1982, February 17 – March 6). Sweet Charity [Theatre Performance]. Oakville: Theatre Sheridan.

Sweet Charity, February 17 – March 6, 1982

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