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The Island’s core
To the Editor:
As a resident of Shelter Island for over 50 years and a taxpayer for more and as a business person for over 40 years, enjoying the natural amenities of the natural beauty of our Island, I have a question: What has happened? (more…)
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.
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…)
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…)
Peter Waldner’s poster of the cast of ‘Curtains’ which will be presented by the Shelter Island School Drama Club March 30 to April 2.
LET’S PUT ON A MUSICAL!
It’s time, once again, for the Shelter Island School Drama Club’s annual musical. This year it’s “Curtains,” a comedic whodunit with a book by Rupert Holmes, lyrics by Fred Ebb, and music by John Kander.
The storyline of “Curtains” follows members of a 1950s theater company as they try to stage a campy musical western while a murderer is roaming loose among them. A detective, who just happens to be a secret thespian, enters to solve the murders — but he can’t help himself from directing the musical and falling hopelessly in love with one of the company’s actresses. (more…)