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BCC Players to Present Monty Python's "SPAMALOT"
Apr 30, 2013
The Berkshire Community College (BCC) Players will present the hilarious musical Monty Python's SPAMALOT, May 10, May 11, May 17, and May 18 at 8PM, and May 12, and May 19 at 2PM in the Boland Theatre of the Koussevitzky Arts Center.

The musical is directed by Tom Towne, with musical direction is provided by Ellen Shanahan, choreography by Andrea Borak, and technical direction by Kevin McGerigle. BCC theatre major Aja Young is assistant director.

With a book and lyrics by Eric Idle and music by John Du Prez and Eric Idle, the musical is "lovingly ripped off" from the film Monty Python and the Holy Grail, with original screenplay by Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, and Michael Palin.

The cast features BCC alumnus and Berkshire Theatre Group artist-in-residence Jake Gold as King Arthur; Corey Doucette, last seen as the scheming Bialystock in the BCC Players' 2012 production of The Producers, as Patsy; BCC student Lindsay DeWinkeleer and BCC alumna Tara Young as the Lady of the Lake; BCC student William Demick as Sir Robin; Sean Winters as Sir Lancelot, BCC alumnus Matt Passetto as Sir Galahad, and BCC student Tyler Trepania as Sir Bedevere. Also appearing in the show are BCC student Andre Toussaint as Not Dead Fred/The Minstrel, BCC student Tony Corbett as The Historian/French Guard, BCC student James Russell as Prince Herbert, BCC student John Kight as Galahad's Mother, and a host of Laker Girls, monks, Finns, showgirls, Frenchmen and others.
Tickets are $10 general admission and $5 for students, senior citizens, and BCC staff and faculty. For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit www.berkshirecc.edu/spamalot or call the BCC Box Office at 413-499-0886. Tickets may be picked up beginning one hour before each performance.

Contact Ellen Shanahan at 413-236-4703 or eshanahan@berkshirecc.edu for further information.


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