Fancy Nancy and her friends, Bree, Rhonda, Wanda, and Lionel are going to be performing in their very first show, "Deep Sea Dances." Nancy is positive, that's fancy for 100 percent sure, that she and Bree will be picked to be mermaids. When another girl wins the coveted role of the mermaid, Nancy is stuck playing a dreary, dull tree. Can Nancy bring fancy flair to her role, even though it isn't the one she wanted?
At the McGinn/Cazale Theatre
2162 Broadway at 76th St
New York, NY 10024
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FANCY NANCY FANCY PHOTOS
Book and Lyrics by Susan DiLallo
Music and Lyrics by Danny Abosch
Directed by Sam Viverito
Based on the popular "Fancy Nancy" Books
Written by Jane O'Connor
Illustrated by by Robin Preiss Glasser
SUSAN DILALLO (Book & Lyrics) is the recipient of the coveted Kleban Award. Her libretto for an original musical comedy, Iron Curtain, earned her a Jonathan Larson Award, and was further developed during a residency at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center. Her book and lyrics to another musical, Once Upon a Time in New Jersey, won both a Richard Rodgers Award and The Global Search for New Musicals Competition, Cardiff. Other credits include: the Mattel/Clear Channel production of Barbie Live! In Fairytopia (book, lyrics); That's Life (Outer Critics Circle nominee); Pinocchio, a Musical About Adoption (winner, KIDDstuff new play competition); and the revised libretto for the classic A Tree Grows in Brooklyn.
DANNY ABOSCH (Music/Lyrics/Orchestrations) is the composer/lyricist of Placebo, a new musical that won the 2012 PMTP Development Award, including a fully produced workshop at the Pasadena Playhouse, directed by Ryan Scott Oliver. Placebo has also been workshopped at the University of Michigan, Oklahoma City University, Emerson College, and Pace University. Danny is also the composer/lyricist of Unwritten Rules, an original musical that placed in the Academy for New Musical Theatre’s 2008 Search for New Voices in American Musical Theatre. Danny’s music has been featured on the TV shows “Dance Moms” and “Last Call With Carson Daly” as well as in the upcoming films Waiting in the Wings and Missed Connections. www.dannyabosch.com
SAM VIVERITO (Director) is delighted, (that's a fancy word for happy) to get "fancified" with Nancy. She and her friends always make him smile and that's the best accessory when getting fancy. Have fun and enjoy the parade! www.samviverito.com