See the Production of ‘Funny Girl’ By The Tiger Theatre Company
Be one of the luckiest people in the world and see the Tiger Theatre Company’s production of ‘Funny Girl’ on February 22, at 2 p.m., in the John Thomas Theatre of the Sullivan Performing Arts Center at 3941 Summerhill Road.Funny Girl follows the life of Fanny Brice, an aspiring Broadway actor. She starts off the show as the ‘ugly duckling’ struggling to find work on Broadway. Then, with the help of her dance instructor, Eddie, she lands a leading role and eventually becomes a major star. Meanwhile, she falls in love with a handsome gambler, Nick Arnstein.
After a long courting process, in which Nick would leave for months at a time, Fanny and Nick finally get married. Fanny gives up her Broadway career to follow Nick, but she is forced to return to the stage when the couple runs out of money. In the end, Fanny must use all of her money to support Nick’s crazy business ventures. Eventually, Nick gets arrested and he and Fanny split up for good.
Tickets will be available for purchase at the door and are $10 Adults and $5 for students. Children under seven get in free. TISD employees receive free admission with badge.
For more information, contact Lindsey Thompson at 903-794-3891.