The North Brunswick Recreation Adult Drama Group is presenting their fifth annual spring musical, “Once Upon A Mattress,” based on “The Princess and the Pea,” the show that catapulted Carol Burnett to stardom.
The show will be presented on June, 6, 7, and 8 at North Brunswick High School. A special children’s matinee will be held on Saturday, June 8.
The role of the princess .is being played by Kathy Leary; a fifth grade teacher at John Adams School.
Other actors are Dauntless, Bob McBride; Sir Harry, Joe Fritsche; Lady Larkin, Debbie Biondo.; The King, Shelly Gluck; The Queen, Lynne Weinstein; the Jester, Jay Ashwell; the Minstrel, Bob Marguccio, and Stacy Holmes as the 'Wizard.
Others in the cast are Kent • Smith, Mary Paccijlo, Candie Harrington, Barbara Fritsche, Carolee Ashwell, Jim Linegar, Bob Philips, Bill Leary, Judy Farfalla, and Diane Giglio.
The musical direction is by Jean Volk, choreography by George Warren, and set design by Bob Philips.
Tickets will be available from cast members, at the recreation office, and at the door.