The Historic Palace Theatre will presents the third show in their our 2014/2015 90th Birthday Season, HARVEY—a comedy in three acts, on January 16th through January 18th, 2015. Performances are Friday and Saturday at 7:30 pm and Sunday at 3:00 pm.
Written by Mary Chase and directed by Steve Copps, HARVEY is a comedy about a man, Elwood P. Dowd, and his invisible friend Harvey the Pooka which inspired the 1950 film of the same name starring Jimmy Stewart. The story centers on Elwood's sister, Veta Louise Simmons, and her concern for Elwood's mental health as 'it stands to reason nobody has ever seen a white rabbit six feet high.'
This production will star Eric Glynn as Elwood P. Dowd. Veta will be played by Jennifer Ossont while her daughter Myrtle Mae will be played by Amanda McNulty. The family attorney Judge Omar Gaffney will be played by City Court Judge, and Palace Board Member, William J. Watson.
Rounding out the cast will be Stephen Smith as Dr. Chumley, Jake Hayes as Dr. Lyman Sanderson, Leanne Troutman as Nurse Kelly, Dan Urtz as Duane Wilson, Peg Merrill as both Mrs. Chauvenet and Betty Chumley, Danielle White as Miss Johnson and, William Curr as the cab driver.
Tickets are $20 for adults, $18 for seniors, and $15 for students. Group rates available. Tickets may be purchased by calling (716) 438-1130, visiting the Palace BOX OFFICE Monday - Friday from 10 am – 2 pm, or at Mills Jewelers. For more information visit our website at www.lockportpalacetheatre.org.