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Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Interview #3 With the Cast of "Crazy for You"

  We've had a couple of interviews with the cast of the musical Crazy for You, which wraps up this weekend in Huntington - and here's another one! Let's hear from the talented Mark Albert:

Q: Tell us about Crazy for You.
Mark: The show is a romantic comedy, with timeless songs by Gershwin.

Q: Tell us about your work on the musical.

Mark: I play Sam, an easy goin' cowboy.

Q: I understand this show required a lot of rehearsal.

Mark: And how. But I wouldn't take nothin' for the journey...

Q: What's your favorite song in the show?

Mark: Wow, hard to pick. "Someone to Watch Over Me," rendered by the beautiful and talented Jocelyn (Polly). She simply sparkles!

Q: What's your background in theatre?

Mark: College mainly, some grad school (Marshall University). I've enjoyed a few productions at ARTS, which I affectionately like to call home. The whole organization makes me feel right at home.

Q: If one of our readers is thinking about trying out for a show, what advice would you give them?

Mark: Go for it. I have many friends from my experience here.

Q: Why would you recommend this show? 

Mark: Triple threat fun. Singing,Acting, and Dancing

   Thanks, Mark!

   The musical Crazy for You will be staged at the Renaissance Theatre at 900 8th Street on Friday, Oct. 31 and Saturday, Nov. 1 at 8 p.m., and Sunday, Nov. 2 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $15 (dinner tickets are sold out).

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