Mob bosses go head-to-head in ‘The Cotton Club’
Lakes Area Theatre (LAT) in Alexandria is offering the following productions this week:
ON STAGE It’s a mix of science fiction, comedy and drama on Friday, November 8 at 7 p.m. at LAT in a show by Massachusetts playwright Mike Murphy entitled Takeover at the Toymart.
In the fantastical tale, stuffed toys revolt at people buying electronic toys and take over the store with the customers as hostages. It takes Sergeant Curran and his negotiation skills to find a solution that pleases all involved.
Directed by Kevin Lee, the show stars Rexford Sweetwater, Scott Giannone, Carolyn Giannone, Al Senstad, Bruce Wegner, Marissa Senstead, and Gary Lund. Music is by Bob Piotrowski, with Hilary Ninman performing the sound effects.
ON THE AIR What happens when the heads of two mob families are accidentally invited to the same restaurant on the same night? Hear the hilarious answer by tuning in to The Cotton Club on Sunday, November 10 at 12:30 p.m. on KXRA 1490 AM.
Directed by Debbie Kaminski, the cast includes Curtis Deterding, Scott Wagnild, Laura Johnson, Nathan Kaminski, Betsy Ostenson, Bruce Wegner, John Johnson and Danielle Crow. Music is by Bob Piotrowski, with sounds effects by Rick Schara and Jennifer Kaminski. ● ● ●For information, call the box office at (320) 808-3841.