04/03/17 4:30pm
ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO | Sophia Strauss (center), with saloon girls Lyng-

ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO | Sophia Strauss as Georgia Hendricks (center), with saloon girls and cowboys.

It was curtains for several thespian victims of the Shelter Island Drama Club last weekend when the students presented the Broadway musical “Curtains.” With book by Rupert Holmes, lyrics by Fred Ebb and music by John Kander, this clever whodunit, directed by John Kaasik, ran March 30 to April 2 and it left audiences guessing till the end.

03/30/17 4:30pm
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Will Garrison at the Shelter Island School.

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Will Garrison at the Shelter Island School.

When the curtain comes up tonight on “Curtains” — March 30 to April 2 at the Shelter Island School auditorium — it will be the fifth time senior Will Garrison has taken the stage in a school musical. (more…)

03/28/17 4:30pm

 

ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO | Will Garrison, Sophia Strauss, Sydney Clark and Zoey Bolton during a recent rehearsal of ‘Curtains' at Shelter Island School.

ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO | Will Garrison, Sophia Strauss, Sydney Clark and Zoey Bolton during a recent rehearsal of ‘Curtains’ at Shelter Island School.

Fans of musical theater will be happy to know that the young thespians of the Shelter Island School Drama Club are back this weekend with another ambitious production to brighten the spirit.

This time it’s “Curtains,” a musical with book by Rupert Holmes (of “Piña Colada” song fame), lyrics by Fred Ebb and music by John Kander. (more…)