New Bedford Festival Theatre and Executive Producer Wendy Hall have announced the casting for their fall fundraising event, Oh, What A Night! NBFT Celebrates Contemporary Broadway, which will be held Saturday, November 11, 2023 at White’s of Westport, 66 State Rd, Westport, MA.
“Oh, What A Night!” NBFT Celebrates Contemporary Broadway showcases the incredible talent of local performers. Audiences can expect a night filled with show-stopping performances from hit Broadway shows, featuring a repertoire of songs from contemporary Broadway productions such as “Dear Evan Hansen,” “Wicked” and “Rent.”
Leading the cast will be Jesse Luttrell (NBFT’s “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” and “Beauty and the Beast”).
Other notable NBFT alumni includes Martinez Napoleon (“The Wiz”), Stacey Ledoux (“Gypsy”), Peter-Henry DaSilva (“Joseph”), Sophia Ross Alvarez (“Joseph”). Newcomers to NBFT are Cheyanne Patterson and Myranda Silva.
The Production will be Directed by NBFT Artistic Director Elizabeth Bettencourt, with Music Direction by Abby Casey.
The evening will include dinner, the 50 minute show, as well as a silent auction. A Meet and Greet with the cast will happen directly after at the Galley Grill. Admission to this post-show event is separate and can be purchased at the door.
New Bedford Festival Theatre’s production of Oh, What A Night! NBFT Celebrates Contemporary Broadway will be Saturday, November 11, 2023 from 6 PM – 10 PM at White’s of Westport.