New Bedford FESTIVAL THEATRE Cordially invites you to When You Wish Upon A Star – A Holiday Reception
Thursday, December 8, 2011
6 pm to 8 pm
WAMSUTTA CLUB 427 County St. New Bedford, MA
- Hors d’oeuvres and Light Fare, Complimentary Drink
- Raffle, Cash Bar, Al Deston at the Keyboard
Jennifer Hope Wills
Broadway Star and also Festival Theatre’s OKLAHOMA! 2001
Jennifer most recently won audiences’ hearts for almost four years as Christine in Broadway’s longest running musical The Phantom of the Opera. Other Broadway credits include starring as Eileen in the critically acclaimed revival of Wonderful Town opposite Brooke Shields (revamped New Broadway Cast recording), The Woman in White and Beauty and the Beast. She also appeared as Della in A Tree Grows in Brooklyn with City Center’s, Encores! Regional credits include Rose in Aspects of Love and Sharon in Finian’s Rainbow (both atWalnut Street Theatre), Maria in The Sound of Music and Julie in Carousel (both at Pittsburgh CLO), Sandy in Grease! (Paper Mill Playhouse), Lily in The Secret Garden (VMT) and Brooke/Vicki in Noises Off! (SART).
Her voice can be heard as Liesel in the famous Salzburg Marionette Theatre’s version of The Sound of Music starring Christiane Noll. She has appeared in concert with the Asheville Symphony, at Merkin Concert Hall, Town Hall and at the Mar-a-Lago Club with Howard McGillin for Donald Trump and guests. She holds an MM degree from Indiana University where she appeared on the mainstage as Laurey in Oklahoma!, Papagena in The Magic Flute, Josephine in H.M.S. Pinafore and Gossip I in The Ghosts of Versailles.
Tickets $35 per person
At the Zeiterion Box Office 508.994.2900 or Call Festival Theatre 508.991.5212
Tickets are limited!
“When You Wish Upon A Star” is a Fund-Raising event for Festival Theatre a not-for-profit theatre company.