WESTON, VT (August 1, 2019) – Weston Playhouse Theatre Company announces the cast for an evening with one of country music’s most celebrated stars, ALWAYS…PATSY CLINE (August 1 – August 24 | Walker Farm), Tues – Sat 7:30pm; Wed & Sat 2:00pm; Sun 3:00pm.
When an unlikely encounter in a Texas honky-tonk lands Patsy Cline at her biggest fan’s kitchen table, the rising star finds a fast friend and savvy business partner. Late night conversations between Patsy and Louise, a Southern housewife, create a bond that lasts a lifetime. Listen in and hum along as Patsy and Louise belt their way through hits such as “Walkin’ After Midnight,” “Crazy,” and “Back in Baby’s Arms.”
The cast features Margo Seibert as Patsy Cline and Celina Dean as Louise. Weston Playhouse fans will recognize Margo from her roles as Emmy in 2018’s A DOLL’S HOUSE, PART 2 and Natalie in NEXT TO NORMAL. Her Broadway credits include originating the leading roles of Adrian in ROCKY, for which she received a Drama League Award nomination, and Jane in IN TRANSIT. Off-Broadway credits include Dave Malloy’s OCTET, THE THANKSGIVING PLAY, TAMAR OF THE RIVER (2014 Drama Desk Award nomination for Outstanding Actress in a Musical), and THE UNDENIABLE SOUND OF RIGHT NOW. Television credits include INSTINCT, THE GOOD COP, ELEMENTARY, and BOARDWALK EMPIRE. Her debut album, 77TH STREET, is out now.
Celina Dean is making her Weston Playhouse debut. Regional credits include Actors Theater of Louisville, the Mark Taper Forum, the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center, Merrimack Rep, Notre Dame Shakespeare Company, Dad’s Garage, and Second City. Television credits include NBC’s BLINDSPOT and voiceover work for ABC’s THE ROOKIE.
Says director Meredith McDonough: “Music propels memory and imagination, and in the case of ALWAYS…PATSY CLINE underscores the real-life friendship of these two women. We get to not only share in the delight of Patsy’s music, but also in the heartfelt connection and vulnerability of these unlikely friends.”
ALWAYS…PATSY CLINE plays at Walker Farm (705 Main Street, Weston, VT). Adult tickets range from $45-69. Discounts available for students. Prices do not include taxes or fees.
Following ALWAYS…PATSY CLINE; experience the famed, thought-provoking drama, Edward Albee’s WHO’S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?; and Paula Vogel’s Tony-award-winning play about a group of actors who risked everything for theatre, INDECENT.
Single tickets are available online and by calling the Weston Box Office at 802-824-5288. Gift certificates can be purchased online at westonplayhouse.org.
The Weston Playhouse Theatre Company is a non-profit organization supported in part by funds from the National Endowment for the Arts and an ever-growing family of individuals and organizations who believe in the impact that the performing arts makes on its community.