Audiences for South Bay Musical Theatre's first show of the 2018-19 season, Mame, continue to send positive feedback about their experiences. We have compiled highlights of their comments in the video and text below. If you are sitting on the fence, we encourage you to act quickly to get your tickets for one of the remaining performances of this Broadway classic from the sixties that Life magazine called, "America's Best Musical." Call our box office at 408-266-4734 or pick your tickets on this website. https://youtu.be/xiIFWceU_9M “We have been going to your performances for quite some time now, and we rank [...]
Musical theatre offers a tremendous range of entertainment options. Some shows are simple—with a unit set, a small cast, and perhaps a single keyboard accompanist. Others—like SBMT's current production of The Hunchback of Notre Dame—pull out all the stops to create an unforgettable spectacle. When you're working with a team of volunteers, that's a remarkable accomplishment, and now that the show has opened, we wanted to give a well-deserved shout-out to the huge team behind the scenes so you can more fully appreciate what goes into a production this rich. Such a massive production requires many hands to execute, and I [...]
On Monday, May 7, Saratoga's community access television station, KSAR, paid a visit to the Saratoga Civic Theater to conduct a lengthy interview with members of the cast and crew of The Hunchback of Notre Dame. The show is generating a lot of buzz in the local theatre community, and KSAR wanted to find out how South Bay Musical Theatre attracted such a large and talented team to stage a such a challenging work. The interview aired over cable TV on Thursday, May 10, and is linked below with the permission of the station. Interviewees include David Mister, who plays the [...]
The Phantom of the Opera. Beauty and the Beast. Wicked. Hairspray. The Hunchback of Notre Dame. What do all these musicals have in common? Three are set in France. Three are adaptations from movies. Two have been staged in the past by South Bay Musical Theatre. Three were written by Alan Menken, Stephen Schwartz or both. All but one earned Tony Awards for best costuming. But the main thing all these critically acclaimed musicals have in common is their central theme of acceptance—as we discover inner beauty in a leading character whose external appearance causes fear, disgust, or ridicule. The phantom, the beast, [...]
SBMT's production of THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY opens this Saturday, September 23, 8:00pm at the Saratoga Civic Theatre. Be sure to join us for an unforgettable night of theater, then stay for our opening night reception. Enjoy champagne and light snacks as you mingle with the cast after the show. There are still a few seats available - order now and use coupon code SBMT2017 to pay just $20 per ticket (a $19 savings!)! https://www.southbaymt.com/shows/bridgesmadisoncountry.html To whet your appetite for this beautiful show, watch as Director Diane Milo takes you behind the scenes with our actors and musicians: VIDEO [...]
GYPSY opens in only FOUR DAYS! We're so excited to entertain you, we can barely wait. (See what we did there?) In fact, we have a SPECIAL DISCOUNT for those who buy tickets NOW. Go to www.southbaymt.com/shows/gypsy2016.html Use code ENTERTAIN for $10 off any tickets purchased by Wednesday, MAY 18! That's right, this special offer lasts only until Wednesday at midnight. So buy NOW! Meanwhile, our cast has more to share with you. First, Zoe Wheatonfox, "Young Louise," provides a kid's-eye view of the show in backstage interviews with the youngest members of our cast: Kid's-eye View of GYPSY!Video link [...]
Shh! It's Forbidden! Terri Weitze (above) and Karen Sanders (below) guard the Forbidden Broadway door... FORBIDDEN BROADWAY is coming to Saratoga! Yes, that irreverent spoof of popular Broadway musicals is making its appearance for TWO PERFORMANCES ONLY, Sunday May 29th at 7:30pm and Saturday June 4 at 2:30pm at the Saratoga Civic Theatre. Don't miss this hilarious send-up of your favorite Broadway songs! Order tickets today at https://www.southbaymt.com/shows/forbiddenbroadway.html Our terrific cast members are waiting for you to join them beyond the FORBIDDEN door! Featuring: Brett Carlson Kayvon Kordestani Dave Leon Jennifer Medeiros Mary Melnick Diane Milo David Mister Molly [...]
The PLAIDS are ready, and the doors are opening! Don't miss our grand gala opening night, TONIGHT, at the Saratoga Civic Theatre, 8 PM. There will be champagne, delicious snacks, and most importantly, beautiful four-part harmonies. A few tickets are left, at https://www.southbaymt.com/shows/foreverplaid.html Here are our PLAIDS getting ready: Click here to see the video! The doors open SOON. Join us!
FOREVER PLAID and JERRY'S GIRLS are coming your way soon! Watch this video to find out more about how you can see these two great events. Click the image or this link to see the video!
The four Plaids ran through cue-to-cue this weekend. We're getting close to opening weekend on January 30. Grab your tickets NOW at www.southbaymt.com/shows/foreverplaid.html ! Then check out our cue-to-cue video ... It's cue-to-CUTE! Click the thumbnail or this video link!