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Playhouse Merced Presents “Little Women”
May 3 – 19, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30, Sundays at 2:00
At Playhouse Merced, 452 W. Main Street, Merced
For more information, call (209)725-8587

The Broadway musical “Little Women” will be performed at Playhouse Merced May 3rd through May 19th. Based on Louisa May Alcott’s classic novel about four sisters growing up during the Civil War, the musical is a captivating look at their adventures as they share, heartaches they experience, and love they gain for each other during the difficult time of a nation divided and at war. As each of the four sisters explore the world around them and develop a stronger sense of their own identities, Jo—the second oldest of the sisters—documents their lives under the guidance and strength of their mother.
This musical adaptation of “Little Women” first hit the Broadway stage in 2005 and has since become a popular show in theaters throughout the country. With music by Jason Howland, lyrics by Mindi Dickstein, and a book beautifully adapted by Allan Knee from the novel, “Little Women” is a heartfelt, humorous, and joyful musical that features some of the most beautiful melodies from any Broadway show. This production also features one of the most talented casts assembled for a Playhouse Merced show, featuring performances by Cossette Asenjo as Jo and Jenni Samuelson as Marmee under the direction of Dusty Guthier.
“Little Women” runs at Playhouse Merced May 3rd through May 19th with performances on Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 PM and Sundays at 2:00 PM. Tickets are available at playhousemerced.com, by calling (209)725-8587, or at the Playhouse Merced box office. Tickets are $22 for adults, with $10 student tickets available at the box office. This show is suitable for the entire family and is suggested for ages five and up.

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