Czerny - Winfried

Youthful Players Revive Forlorn Outdoor Theater

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Youthful Players ' •/ . ' • •_,."• «x • - ; . •. "i By Carolyn Habbeshaw < j ; : V. Tribune Staff Writer. Weeds,; broken boards, broken lights and cobwebs cobwebs just aren't enough, to stop Salt Lake area performers, performers, when they want'to go on.. '•,••' Takei the old Wasatch; Bowl,.near Ft. Douglas. The-last time it was used, many years, ago, was for a wrestling "match; But Tuesday at 8:30 p.m., it will be transformed into an old Heidelberg setting: : Under the sponsorship of the Salt Lake County- Recreation Department, and Mrs."-Winifred Erickson, Erickson, director, Salt Lakers will view ; the .popular operetta "The Student Prince." : ' • . - rhiring rehearsals, vpices filled the air, but along with'this was the added attraction of hammering hammering and sawing, as ; Recreation Department crews took charge of the'fixing up.'... . ; Hopes are held high, that" this new venture will be successful and similar productions will be an.an- nual event : in ;the open air theater. : -.'" The^ securing of talent from locaVresidents was no problem-at all, according to Mrs. Erickson, and this led to double casting of lead parts. . '•;•:.. The cast, itself boasts of over 100 members, including including 50 voices in the chorus, 22 piece orchestra and 20 dancers. . . .The production^, is scheduled for four : nights with Robin Bennion and Winfried'Czerny singinjf the lead roles of "Kathie" and "Prince Karl Franz" Tuesday and Thursday, 1 and Marion Griffths and Philip R. Gregerson singing the leads Wednesday and Friday.

Clipped from The Salt Lake Tribune20 Aug 1961, SunPage 52

The Salt Lake Tribune (Salt Lake City, Utah)20 Aug 1961, SunPage 52
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