Father Of The Bride is based on the novel written by Edward Streeter and illustrated by Gluyas Williams. This hysterical yet heartwarming tale tells the story of the Banks family and their struggle to plan the perfect June wedding for their beloved daughter Kay, while simultaneously attempting to keep the guest list at a minimum and chaos under control. And this hilarious chaos is making its way to the Limelight Theatre stage!
“Father of the Bride” opens April 5 in The Matuza Mainstage at Limelight Theatre and runs through April 28. The play will be directed by Bethany Paolini, most recently seen onstage at The Limelight Theatre in the smash hit, Heathers The Musical, as Heather Chandler.
The cast includes Lou Agresta as Mr. Banks, Lois Dent as Mrs. Banks, Mary Schubert as Kay Banks, Austin Kelley as Buckley Dunstan, Grace Shields as Ben Banks, Alexandra Hudson as Peggy Swift, Jennifer Farrow as Delilah, Katie Timoney as Mrs. Bellamy/Mrs. Pulitzki, Jen Latka as Ms. Massoula, Robert Anderson as Buzz Taylor/Joe.
Regular tickets are $26 for adults; $24 for ages 62 and older; $20 for military and students; and $10 student rush for students with I.D., available 30 minutes prior to curtain for available seats. Preview Night is the first Thursday of each production and is $15 per ticket.
Showtimes are 7:30pm from Thursday – Saturday and at 2pm on Sundays. Advance reservations are encouraged. Tickets are available at www.limelight-theatre.org or by calling 904.825.1164.