Strike Up the Band

Gregory High School    11/12/2004 - 11/21/2004 (schedule)

Category:  Musical · High School

Horace J. Fletcher, proud owner of the Fletcher American Cheese Co., outraged when Switzerland protests a tariff on imported cheese, convinces the U.S. government to declare a war, financed by himself and dubbed “The Horace J. Fletcher Memorial War.” When his daughter announces her love for Jim Townsend, a newspaperman who has publicly criticized both the war and the quality of milk going into his cheese, Fletcher drafts Townsend and sends him off to war – room and board provided by the Swiss Hotel Owners Association at a modest rate. Everything ends in patriotic triumph with the lovers reunited, Townsend ...Read More

Total performances: 6

Darren Reed.... Horace J. Fletcher *
Jalissa Jimmerson.... Joan Fletcher *
Michael Banks.... Colonel Holmes *
Myron McGowan.... Jim Townsend *
Nakita Atkinson.... Anne Draper *
Ayana Howard.... Ensemble
Davin Demley.... Ensemble
Jerome Newsom.... Soldier
Mieysha Pollard.... Ensemble
*=featured role

Darlene Johnson ....  Director
Ayana Howard ....  Choreographer
Mike Mcaffery ....  Musical Director
Darren Reed ....  Set Design; Lighting Design

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