Show art: Delaine Derry Green
September 13 to September 29, 2018

THE BOOK OF MERMAN

Book, Music, and Lyrics by: Leo Schwartz

Additional Book by: DC Cathro

Directed/Choreographed by:   Henry Scott

Music Direction by:                     John Allen Bankson

Set Design:                                    Kevin Thomas & Kenneth Patterson

Lighting Design:                          Scott Littleton

 

Fans of campy musicals rejoice! Terrific New Theatre is thrilled to offer you the ALABAMA premiere of The Book of Merman. That’s right. Mormon door-to-door adventures, wrapped up in a celebrated musical parody.

Two young Mormon missionaries ring their last doorbell of the day, which happens to be the home of Ethel Merman, who happens to be looking for a new song.  In return, she helps them discover the kinder and gentler values of old Broadway and true romance.

They’ll have you from “Hello.”

Thu, Fri, and Sat nights at 8:00

Sundays (September 16 and 23) at 2:30

Amy Johnson
as "Ethel Merman"
Benjamin Kitchens
as "Elder Braithwaite"
Christopher Charleston
as "Elder Shumway"
Terrific New Theatre's Mission Statement

​The mission of Terrific New Theatre is to promote the presence of non-profit community theatre in Birmingham, Alabama, and the surrounding region, through presentation of a distinctive season of high-quality contemporary programs. In addition, TNT will act as a showcase for local talent and as a workshop/lab where theatre folk can experience hands-on participation.