Book by Austin Winsberg, Music and Lyrics by Alan Zachary and Michael Weiner
Directed by Ross Shenker
When blind date newbie Aaron is set up with serial-dater Casey, a casual drink at a busy New York restaurant turns into a hilarious high-stakes dinner. As the date unfolds, Casey and Aaron's inner critics take on a life of their as supportive best friends, manipulative exes and protective parents, sing and dance them through icebreakers, appetizers and potential conversational land mines. Can this couple turn what could be a dating disaster into something special before the check arrives?
Featuring Christian Michael Brenny, Danielle Bulluck, Bree Bylak, Annika Hauser, Malcolm McCanles, Liam McCarthy, and Alegra Waverley.
Ross Shenker (Music Director of UT’s hit production of “Heathers”) directs with Eric Sayre as Music Director. Scenic design is by Juliana Gessner assisted by Elise Picard, Costume design by Shannon Heibler, Lighting design by Conor Wiedenbeck, Sound design by Isabel White, Sound Engineer is Heron Splinter, Technical Direction by Rob Wagner, Lighting and Sound Supervision is by Ryan Bertelson and the Properties Director is Kaya Sarajian. Aleph Dankert is the Stage Manager, assisted by Gwen Fraser and Xinyuan Wu.
Content Advisory: This production contains adult language and content and simulated smoking.
Please Note: As of March 12, UW-Madison no longer requires face coverings in campus buildings. There is no vaccination requirement to attend. Safety measures including face coverings, capacity limits, and seating for social distancing are subject to change as directed by UW–Madison guidelines for campus events.
For more information visit https://theatre.wisc.edu/
This production is made possible through generous support from the Brittingham Trust and the Anonymous Block Grant.
Produced by University Theatre (UW-Madison) at U.W. Mitchell Theatre, 821 University Ave, Madison
Performances: September 15-25, 2022
Thursdays-Saturdays 7:30 PM, Sundays 2 PM
Ticket Prices: $9-$26
Call 608-265-2787 for reservations or more information.