FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 3, 2016
CONTACT: Sheree Marcucci
Work: (203) 346-2008
Email: [email protected]
WATERBURY – Direct from London’s West End, DANCING IN THE STREETS, the original hit stage production celebrating Motown’s Greatest Hits, makes its North American debut with a nation-wide tour scheduled to stop at the Palace Theater in Waterbury, Conn. for one night only on Saturday, April 2 at 8 p.m. Tickets for the critically acclaimed Motown revue range in price from $33 to $58 and can be purchased online at www.palacetheaterct.org, by phone at 203-346-2000, or in person at the Box Office, 100 East Main St. in Waterbury.
DANCING IN THE STREETS invites theatergoers to experience the energy and electricity of the Motor City in a stunning production packed with hit after hit made famous by The Four Tops, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, The Supremes, The Temptations, Lionel Ritchie, Smokey Robinson and The Miracles, Martha Reeves and the Vandellas, and more. The production’s talented cast and band bring to life these infectious, foot-tapping melodies with a touch of soul and style
guaranteed to have audience members singing along and dancing in the aisles.
Following the performance, patrons are invited to “Dance in the Streets for Autism Speaks,” by joining members of the DANCING IN THE STREETS cast for a post-show dance party in the orchestra lobby to celebrate World Autism Awareness Day. Music for the dance party will be provided by Al Taylor of ACT Jams Productions, and a portion of all ticket sales purchased to the show with the promo code “PUZZLE” will be donated to support the Western Connecticut Autism Speaks Walk on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at Library Park in Waterbury.
For more information, visit autismspeakswalk.org or palacetheaterct.org.
About the Palace Theater
The Palace's primary purpose is to revitalize the Greater Waterbury community through the presentation of the performing arts and educational initiatives in collaboration with area cultural and educational institutions. Its mission is to To preserve and operate the historic Palace Theater as a performing arts center and community gathering place that provides a focal point of cultural activity and educational outreach for diverse audiences.
The Palace Theater gratefully acknowledges support by Comcast, Crystal Rock, Webster Bank, Bank of America, City of Waterbury, CT DECD Office of Tourism, ION Bank, Republican-American, and WATR Radio.