Emerald Coast Theatre Company opens its 10th annual season with Godspell, Sept.23-Oct. 2

Wednesday, September 14, 2022   /   by Cj Hays

Emerald Coast Theatre Company opens its 10th annual season with Godspell, Sept.23-Oct. 2

Feel your spirits ascend as Emerald Coast Theater Company dispatches its tenth commemoration season with the inspiring Broadway melodic, Godspell.

Join Jesus and his pupils as they recap the best story at any point told. This exemplary Broadway melodic elements told through stories immortal tunes like "Step by step" and "Plan Ye" focus a light on the life and lessons of Jesus Christ. Now and again amusing and piercing, this delightful show disintegrates hauntingly into The Last Supper and Crucifixion while Jesus' message of consideration and love comes dynamically to life.

With music and verses by Stephen Schwartz and book by John-Michael-Tebelak, Godspell, which initially opened on Broadway in 1971, is the primary melodic auditorium presenting from author Schwartz who proceeded to compose such notable hits as Wicked, Pippin and Children of Eden.

The melodic is organized as a progression of stories, fundamentally founded on the Gospel of Matthew. The illustrations are scattered with music set fundamentally to verses from conventional psalms.

The cast highlights Brendan Fyodor Massar (Jesus) who is making his ECTC debut in Godspell. A new alumni of the Emerson College BFA melodic performance center program, most loved territorial credits incorporate The Great Gatsby (Jay Gatsby), Les Miserables, Newsies, Big (Derek) and The Emperor's New Clothes (Emperor Marcus III). The outfit likewise includes Madison Bailey, Ariana Chanell Ellis, Ricky Kozak, Haley Miller, Nick Paradiso, Arianna Reyher, Johann Santiago Santos, Dylan Van Slyke and Azhia Wllis.

The show opens Friday, Sept. 23, and goes through Sunday, Oct. 2. Exhibitions are Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at 7:30 p.m. with 2:30 p.m. Sunday early shows Sept. 25 and Oct. 2.

This creation is coordinated by Nathanael Fisher with music bearing by Tom Baroco and movement by Emily Bainbridge. The set plan is by Rebeca Lake. Ensemble plan by Anastasiia Sennikova. Anna Fisher is prop paramour and stage the executives is by Phillip Padgett.

"Godspell is the ideal show to send off our tenth Season in light of the fact that the show is tied in with building a local area and cherishing others. Throughout recent years our entire center has been to adore our local area and to construct local area through the craft of theater. The show simply matches our heart and energy," said ECTC fellow benefactor and creating imaginative chief Nathanael Fisher.

A piece of the Professional Theater Mainstage series, Godspell will be organized in ECTC's exhibition space situated on the second floor of 560 Grand Boulevard in Grand Boulevard Town Center in Miramar Beach.

Passes to Godspell are $40 per individual for grown-ups, $36 for seniors (55 years of age and up)/military and $30 for understudies (should show ID). Buy tickets online at www.emeraldcoasttheatre.org.

Save the date for ECTC's impending mainstage contributions: The Best Christmas Pageant Ever (Dec. 8-18), The Odd Couple (Jan. 20-29), The Last 5 Years (Feb. 10-19), Steel Magnolias (Feb. 24-March 5) and The Sound of Music (May 5-14).

ECTC's 2022-2023 season is made conceivable with help from Grand Boulevard Town Center, St. Joe Community Foundation, Howard Group and the South Walton Tourist Development Council.

To make an expense deductible gift, volunteer or more deeply study Emerald Coast Theater Company, call (850) 684-0323 and visit https://www.emeraldcoasttheatre.org