Mason High School Performing Arts will stage “Anything Goes” sets sail this weekend.
The musical, with music and lyrics by Cole Porter, will be staged April 26-29 in Mason High School’s auditorium, 6100 Mason-Montgomery Road.
Here’s a synopsis of the play, as provided by the school:
All aboard for Mason High Schools production of Cole Porter’s musical romp across the Atlantic. When the S.S. American heads out to sea, etiquette and convention head out the portholes as two unlikely pairs set off on the course to true love. This outrageous cruise features are some of musical theater’s most memorable standards, including “You’re the Top,” “Blow, Gabriel, Blow,” “It’s De-Lovely,” “I Get A Kick Out of You,” and “Anything Goes.”
The cast features more than 50 students, with Alyssa Cousineau as Reno Sweeney, David Baker Gill as Billy Crocker, Ben Tilley as Sir Evelyn Oakleigh, Danielle Tuell as Hope Harcourt, Alex Rebah as Moonface Martin and Leah Hall as Bonnie.
Hannah Greve is stage manager with Kelley Hammeran and Mimi Castanias as assistant directors and Jacob Stites assistant technical director.
Tickets are $10; $8 for students, children and seniors. Seniors can attend the final dress rehearsal at 7 p.m. Wednesday at no cost.