South Pacific

NCT-South-Pacific-logo-1This romantic Rogers and Hammerstein musical is set in the South Pacific Islands during World War II. The story follows a young navy nurse, Nellie Forbush and Lt. Joe Cable as they struggle to overcome long held prejudices and the realities of war as they find themselves in unconventional love affairs: Nellie with an older French plantation owner, Emile de Becque, and Lt. Cable with Liat, the daughter of a colorful local entrepreneur (Bloody Mary). Well known songs from the show include: “Some Enchanted Evening”, “Cock-eyed Optimist”, “Nothing Like a Dame” and “Younger than Springtime”.

Photos by Nicolas Baroudi – Baroudi Design.

Directed by Sally Foster-Chang

CAST

Nellie Forbush – Rebecca Finkenaur
Emile De Becque – Jonathan Sills
Bloody Mary – Ginny Swann
Lt. Joe Cable – Corey Buller
Luther Billis – Dan Boyd
Liat – Brianna Lopez
Ngana (De Becque child) – Isabel Bowser/Rachel Rafferty
Antoinette (De Becque child) – Skylar Ortiz/Amanda Santos
Jerome (De Becque child) – Sam Heft/Noah Salmanson
Maura (Bloody Mary’s Assistant) – Meghna Thomas
Henri – Washington Saah
Capt. Brackett – Fred Ditmann
Cdr. Harbison – Todd Barton/Rich Pogolowitz
Lt. Buzz Adams – Andrew Bowser
Stewpot – Jeff Swafford
Professor – Bob Monroe
Ensemble:
Todd Barton, Andrew Bowser, Isabel Bowser, Cristy Chory, Lisa Franks, Sam Heft, Linda Hunt, Aviva Legatt, Joel Legatt, Bob Monroe, Alex Ortiz, Skylar Ortiz, Rachel Pogolowitz, Rich Pogolowitz, Rachel Rafferty, Denise Rose, Washington Saah, Mike Salmanson, Noah Salmanson, Amanda Santos, Elizabeth Sutton, Jeff Swafford, Nick Taddeo, Meghna Thomas

PRODUCTION STAFF

Sally Foster-Chang, Director
Raquel Garcia, Music Director and Conductor
Judy Large, Accompanist
Kenneth Fisher, Choreographer

Performances

November 6,7,13,14,20,21 2015 at 8:00pm
November 8, 15 2015 at 3:00pm

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