The Roxy Theatre Group Presents The Musical Comedy Damn Yankees
February 18-March 5, 2011. Friday & Saturday, 8:00 p.m. Sunday, 3:00 p.m. Saturday, March 5, 2011, 3:00 p.m. & 8:00p.m. Tickets are $20.
The Roxy Performing Arts Center
1645 SW 107 Ave
Miami, FL 33165.
The Roxy Theatre Group (RTG), a non-profit arts organization for children, is proud to present the musical comedy, Damn Yankees, featuring a cast of 55 students, ages 11-23 and an orchestra of students from the Greater Miami Youth Symphony (GMYS), a non-profit organization dedicated to training young musicians. Damn Yankees culminates in a profound story of true love, redemption and the will to win.
The high-spirited cast and orchestra are comprised of actors, dancers, singers and musicians representing over 24 different schools and colleges in Miami-Dade County.
Gala Fundraiser: An elegant gala fundraiser will take place on Saturday, February 19, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. & tickets are $50. The price includes a cocktail reception and an after-show dinner party. All proceeds benefit The Roxy Theatre Groupâ€™s Student Scholarship Fund.
Damn Yankees is based on the novel The Year the Yankees Lost the Pennant by Douglas Wallop, music and lyrics by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross and book by George Abbott and Douglas Wallop. For more information please call 305-226-0030, email SusannePinedo@gmail.com or visit www.RoxyPAC.com. The Roxy Theatre Group, (RTG) a non-profit organization, offers classes in drama, voice and dance to children ages 3-17, with year-round programs including an after school care program and a performing arts summer camp. Photos attached: 0632, jpg. Caption: 55 Miami-Dade County students perform in Damn Yankees by The Roxy Theatre Group. 0641, jpg. Caption: Kristina Abreu, 18, as the mischievous temptress Lola and Raul Hernandez, 18, as the wonder boy, baseball player, Joe Hardy in Damn Yankees by The Roxy Theatre Group.
Photos by: Nora Onate.