"Saturday Night Fever - The Musical" Comes to the Tuscarawas Performing Arts Center on Feb. 23

Tuscarawas Performing Arts Center

Saturday Night Fever - The Musical will be on stage Feb. 23 at 7:30 p.m. at the Kent State University at Tuscarawas Performing Arts Center. Saturday Night Fever - The Musical will be on stage Feb. 23 at 7:30 p.m. at the Kent State University at Tuscarawas Performing Arts Center.

Saturday Night Fever - The Musical is the iconic story of Tony, the kid from Brooklyn who wants to dance his way to a better life. Fueled by the vintage Bee Gee hits, this contemporary retelling of the classic story captures the energy, passion and life-changing moments that have thrilled audiences since 1977. Now, a new generation of talented actors, singers and dancers meets a new generation of playgoers to explore the soaring sounds and pulsating rhythms of this coming-of-age disco fantasy.

Based on Nik Cohn’s 1975 New York Magazine article “Tribal Rites of the New Saturday Night” and Norman Wexler’s hit 1977 film, Saturday Night Fever - The Musical features the world-famous music of the Bee Gees as well as many classic disco-era hits.

This all new production of Saturday Night Fever - The Musical, presented by NorthCore Productions and 2 Luck Concepts LLC,  is directed by Marcia Kash with choreography by Marc Kimelman and music direction by Steve Thomas. Tour direction is by Columbia Artists Theatricals, Gary McAvay, president (www.cami.com). Featured in the cast are Matt Alfano as Tony Manero, Tessa Alves as Stephanie, and Heather McGuigan as Annette, along with Christy Adamson, Jak Barradell, Katie Beethan, Deb Collins, Michael De Rose, Kristin Dobby, Aaron Ferguson, Nicko Giannakos, Ryan Gifford, Sarah Higgins, Galen Johnson, Kyla Musselman, David Rosser, Adam Sergison, AJ Simmons, Justin  Stadnyk and Jennifer Thiessen.         

Tickets for Saturday Night Fever - The Musical start at $48 and are available for purchase at the Performing Arts Center box office by calling 330-308-6400 or online at www.kent.edu/tusc/pac. The box office is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., and on Saturday from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

The Performing Arts Center’s 2016-2017 season is sponsored by Michael Taylor Insurance and Financial Incorporated, an Allstate Agency. 

Free parking is available for all shows. Kent State Tuscarawas is located at 330 University Dr. N.E. in New Philadelphia.