Gershwin at Folly: The Musical
April 4 - 26, 2014
Dock Street Theatre 135 Church Street
$22.50 - $57.50

Presented by Charleston Stage at Dock Street Theatre. Book by Julian Wiles; Music and Lyrics by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin; Additional Lyrics from Porgy and Bess by DuBose Heyward; Directed by Marybeth Clark; Music Directed by Sam Henderson; Choreography by Cara Dolan; Lead Title Sponsor – Albert Sottile Foundation.

Gershwin at Folly, the all time best-selling production in Charleston Stage history, returns for an encore production. This original full-scale musical, written by Charleston playwright Julian Wiles, tells the story of George Gershwin’s 1934 vacation on Folly Beach when he and DuBose Heyward began work on Porgy and Bess. Gershwin at Folly, with its tap-dancing singers and live orchestra, features scores of Gershwin favorites, including: “I Got Rhythm”, “Someone to Watch Over Me”, “S’Marvelous”, and of course the immortal “Summertime”.

April 4-5, 9-12, 17-19 and 24-25 at 7:30 p.m, and April 6, 13 and 20 at 3 p.m. $38.50 – $57.50 for Adults, $36.50 – $55.50 for Seniors (60+) and $22.50 – $45.50 for Students (25 and under) and Active Military. Tickets available online 24/7 at Tickets by phone available Mon-Fri 1pm-5pm (Also open Sa 1pm-5pm show weeks only) by calling (843) 577-7183.