Touching, Tuneful Musical Drama
Created and originally directed By Ted Swindley
Directed by Allegra Libonati
Solana Beach, CA – In a departure from the usual holiday fare, North Coast Repertory Theatre proudly presents ALWAYS…PATSY CLINE, a dramatic musical experience certain to thrill fans of the iconic singer. Based on the touching story of Patsy’s friendship with Louise Seger, a fan who continued a correspondence with her to the end of her life, this song-filled valentine has garnered enormous success throughout the United States. Enjoy a host of enduring Cline hits including “Crazy,” “I Fall to Pieces,” and “Walking After Midnight.” Because of the limited run, it’s wise to order tickets early.
Allegra Libonati directs Katie Karel* and Becky Barta*. The design team includes Marty Burnett (Scenic Design), Matthew Novotny (Lighting Design), Elisa Benzoni (Costumes), Peter Herman (Hair & Wigs). Daniel Doss (Music Director & Keyboard), Scott Harvester (Bass), Tim Cook (Pedal Steel Guitar), & Tom Versen (Drums).
*The actor or stage manager appears through the courtesy of Actors’ Equity Association, the union of professional actors and stage managers in the United States. For background information and photos, go to www.northcoastrep.org/press.
ALWAYS…PATSY CLINE begins Wednesday, December 8, 7:30 pm. It will play Wednesday through Saturday at 7:30 pm, with matinees on Saturday and Sunday at 2 pm and a Thursday matinee on December 23rd & 30th at 2pm, through January 2, 2022. Tickets are $49 each. Season subscribers – $39 each. Seniors, Students, Military & Educators – $3 off admission. Call 858-481-1055, or visit www.northcoastrep.org to purchase tickets.
WHAT: NORTH COAST REPERTORY THEATRE presents
Created and Originally directed by Ted Swindley
Directed by Allegra Libonati
CAST: Katie Karel,* Becky Barta*
WHERE: North Coast Repertory Theatre – 987 Lomas Santa Fe Drive, Ste. D, Solana Beach, CA 92075
SCHEDULE: Opens: December 8, 2021 – Closes: Closes January 2, 2022 –
Wed. – Sat. Nights at 7:30 pm, Sat. & Sun @ 2PM, Thursday matinee on December 23 & 30 at 2pm
PRICES: All Performances $49.00
DISCOUNTS: Seniors, Students, Military & Educators $3.00 off admission. Season Subscribers, $10.00 off each ticket.
About the North Coast Repertory Theatre: North Coast Repertory Theatre, under the artistic leadership of David Ellenstein since 2003,is a professional Equity theatre founded in 1982 by Olive and Tom Blakistone. Currently celebrating its 40th season, North Coast Rep has received critical acclaim from media and audiences alike, and has evolved into one of the area’s leading performing arts organizations. North Coast Rep prides itself on employing the majority of its actors from Actors’ Equity Association for its high quality, award-winning productions, and staging works by established and emerging playwrights. Throughout its history, North Coast Rep has created a platform where artist and audience thrive through the intimacy of live theatre, recognizing the power of theatre to challenge complacency, revitalize the imagination, nurture the unexpected, and embrace the variety and diversity in our lives.