Samantha Johnson cast as Rizzo in Festival Theatre’s Grease

samantha-jones-rizzoThe New Bedford FESTIVAL THEATRE is proud to announce that Samantha Johnson,
will play the role of RIZZO in the upcoming summer 2016 production of GREASE.

Samantha has been heralded for her amazing performances on AMERICA’s GOT TALENT for her strong vocal talent and unique song stylings. Her singing and acting talents will be used to their best advantage in the role of “Bad Girl” Betty Rizzo in the sensational international hit GREASE – the record-breaking 50’s rock n’ roll musical to be presented by Festival Theatre July 22-31 at the Zeiterion Performing Arts Center for 7 performances.

Known for its fully-staged professional productions, Festival Theatre will offer this special presentation of GREASE with all the music and dance that have delighted audiences all over the world. With song hits such as “Summer Lovin’,” Greased Lightning”, “Hand Jive,” “There are Worse Things I Could Do,” and “You’re the One That I Want” GREASE will rock the Z.

Tickets are available at the Zeiterion Box Office, by calling 508.994.2900, or on-line at

GREASE is still the word!