Rediscover the grandeur of one of history's greatest love stories in Lerner and Loewe's timeless musical masterpiece Camelot.
Set in a fabled land where honor and chivalry reign, this sumptuous tale that follows the love triangle of the genial King Arthur, his flirtatious wife Queen Guinevere and the charming young egoist Lancelot with one of the most hauntingly romantic scores of all time: If Ever I would Leave You, How To Handle A Woman, I Loved You Once in Silence, and Follow Me.
Produced by Dr. Darryl Deason, Camelot is directed by Cyndie Verbeten, with music direction by Fran Gebhur.
The cast features John Blankenship as King Arthur, Katherine Sandovol Taylor as Queen Guinevere, Kinsey Brewer as Lancelot, and includes Phil Mote, Michael Adcock, David Cummings, Mark Chism, Will Duke, Christine Poythress, James Bessant, Kelly Spradley, Joseph Brown, Joilyn George, Heather Willow, Zack Whitehead, James Adkins, Tim Davis John Gardner, Esther Hood, Leah Chism, Any Davis, Sam Kerley and Ramona Adkins.
Based on T. H. White's literary version of the legend The Once and Future King, "Camelot" was adapted for the Broadway stage by the famed songwriting duo of Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Lowe in 1960. The musical swept the Tony Awards in 1961 with the amazing team of leading players that included Richard Burton, Julie Andrews, Robert Goulet and Rodney MacDowell, and has since become a performance favorite.
The performance schedule for all shows is Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 2:00 p.m. Tickets for Camelot are $12 with discounts available for students, seniors and groups and may be purchased by calling the Arts Center box office at 615-563-(ARTS) 2787 or 1-800-235-9073.
Tickets may also be purchased online at www.artscenterofcc.com. “The Blue Porch @ Arts Center” restaurant is now open before all performances.
Camelot is sponsored by RAI Advisors and is part of the 2012 Stagedoor Series. The Arts Center is located on 1424 John Bragg Highway, just west of the town of Woodbury, approximately 20 minutes from Murfreesboro, Manchester, and McMinnville and one hour southeast of Nashville. Box office hours are 10:00a.m. to 4:00p.m., Monday through Saturday.
If You Go:
When: March 23 & 24 at 7:30PM
Where: The Arts Center of Cannon County, 1424 John Bragg Highway, and Woodbury, TN
Admission: $12 Adults, $10 Students & Seniors
Phone: (615) 563-2787 or 1-800-235-9073