PINE CITY, MN— Stepping and dancing their way to the stage later this summer is an energetic group of actors and actresses from across the region. A summer musical performance of Meredith Willson’s “The Music Man” is sure to delight audiences of all ages.
The cast of 48 is excited to perform this class musical. When Harold Hill, a traveling con man, arrives in River City, he convinces the locals to start a band by purchasing the uniforms and instruments from him. His intention is to flee as soon as he receives the money. Librarian Marian Paroo suspects Harold is a fraud, but holds her tongue since her moody brother, Winthrop, is excited about the band. As Harold begins to develop feelings for Marian, he faces a difficult decision about skipping town.
This Heritage Players production comes together under the director of Becky Schueller and musical direction of Jennifer Hansmann. “The Music Man” will perform for one weekend only with evening shows beginning at 7PM on August 18, 19 & 20 and the final matinee performance on Sunday, August 21 at 1PM.
Tickets for the production are $15/Adult, $12/Seniors and $10/K-12 Students. Guests that purchase their tickets in advance at Voyageur Bottle Shop, Cabin Coffees, or online through the Heritage Players website can take advantage of a $3 discount per ticket.