Myers Dinner Theatre spring production

Myers Dinner Theatre is rocking and rolling the spring in with their next production, All Shook Up, opening May 12 and running through June 3. 

Love and life terrorize a sleepy small town when rovin’ roundabout Chad rolls in with a broken-down motorbike. Natalie, the town mechanic, instantly falls in love with the stranger, much to the disappointment of her best friend, Dennis, who is madly in love with her. Natalie’s father and Chad both meet and fall for the new museum owner, Sandra, causing a point of contention between them. And Sylvia, the bar owner, discovers that her daughter, Lorraine, is having a secret romance with Dean, the son of the town’s haughty, music-hating Mayor Matilda. Meanwhile, Natalie decides that, in order to win Chad’s love, she must disguise herself and convince him to befriend her first. Comedy, hijinks, and mistaken identity abound in this hilarious take on Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night and featuring the songs of Elvis Presley.

The show is directed and choreographed by MDT casting director, Gray Lynn, with musical direction by Ralph Krumins. Co-choreographer and production assistant is Lafayette theater favorite Kate Walker. 

The show features a large cast from all over the country, with Tuscan, CA-based actor Joseph Ott as Chad, Memphis actress Eileen Peterson as Natalie, Gray Lynn (IL) as Dennis, Natalie Sibille (LA) as Lorraine, Alli Ryan Motley (TX) as Sandra, Rick Bzdok (IN) as Dean, Nikki Yarnell (NY) as Sylvia, Preston Dildine (IN) as Jim, Lisa Cosby (IN) and Mary Taylor (IN) as Mayor Matilda, and Bill Rubenstein (IN) as the Sheriff. 

Weekday and Saturday matinees begin with dinner at 12 p.m. and show at 1:30 p.m.; Friday and Saturday evening performances start with dinner at 6:30 p.m. and show at 8 p.m. There are not shows every day, so please call for specific dates available or view our show calendar at www.myersdt.com.

Group prices and bus parking is available. Show-only tickets are also available for $25.

For more information or reservations, call the MDT office at (765) 798-4902 ext 2 or visit their website at www.myersdt.com. The theatre is located at 108 Water Street in Hillsboro, Indiana, and is handicapped-accessible. Be sure to Like and Share us on Facebook.

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