'Oklahoma!' on Ludlowe stage this weekend
The Fairfield Ludlowe High School Drama Club this weekend will stage three performances of Rodgers and Hammerstein's musical, "Oklahoma!"
Performances are scheduled at 8 p.m Friday, April 29, and at 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, April 30. Shows will be in the Ludloew auditorium, 785 Unquowa Road.
Set in the the Oklahoma territory at the turn of the 20th century, the story is about the bumpy road young love often travels and the colorful complications caused by rivalry between the area's farmers and cattlemen.
The original stage show opened on Broadway in 1943, and an Academy Award-winning film adaptation was released in 1955.
Classic Rodgers and Hammerstein songs in the musical include "Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin'," "People Will Say We're in Love," "All `er Nuthin'," and "Oklahoma!"
The show includes a full orchestra directed by Nick Albano.
Tickets are $8 and may be reserved by calling 203-255-7201 or 203-255-7240. Reservations also are available by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org