MAJESTIC THEATER

131 Elm Street, West Springfield MA 01089 • (413) 747-7797 • Box Office: 10am–5pm M–F, 10am–1pm Sat
Locally-produced professional live theater since 1997

SUMMER 2019 LINEUP

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JUNE 13–14 Johnny Got His Gun
JUNE 15–16 Breastless
JUNE 21–23 This Verse Business
SUN–WED, JULY & AUGUST Majestic Children's Theater
TUESDAYS, JULY & AUGUST Majestic Talent Night
WEDNESDAYS, JULY & AUGUST Improv Comedy with the Majesters
Wednesday, June 26 • 7:00pm Rod Stewart Tribute: Rick Larrimore
Thursday, June 27 • 7:30pm Johnny Cash Tribute: Ca$h Only
Friday, June 28 • 8:00pm Van Morrison Tribute: Moondance
Saturday, June 29 • 2:00pm Joe Canata & The Memories
Saturday, June 29 • 8:00pm Joe Canata & The Memories
Sunday, June 30 • 2:00pm Lisa Lanno: Messages From The Other Side
Friday, July 5 • 8:00pm The 70s Project
Saturday, July 6 • 8:00pm Karen Carpenter Tribute: Donna Lee
Thursday, July 11 • 7:30pm Beach Boys Tribute: The Driftwoods
Friday, July 12 • 8:00pm Frank Sinatra Tribute: Patrick Tobin
Saturday, July 13 • 2:00pm Center Stage Motown Review
Saturday, July 13 • 8:00pm Center Stage Motown Review
Thursday, July 18 • 2:00pm Glen Campbell Tribute: Jimmy Mazz
Thursday, July 18 • 7:30pm Glen Campbell Tribute: Jimmy Mazz
Friday, July 19 • 8:00pm Glen Campbell Tribute: Jimmy Mazz
Saturday, July 20 • 8:00pm Jackson Browne Tribute: Running On Empty
Thursday, July 25 • 2:00pm Buddy Holly Tribute: Ben Ashley
Thursday, July 25 • 7:30pm Buddy Holly Tribute: Ben Ashley
Friday, July 26 • 8:00pm The Corvettes
Saturday, July 27 • 2:00pm The Corvettes
Saturday, July 27 • 8:00pm The Corvettes
Thursday, August 1 • 2:00pm ABBA Tribute: Dancing Dream
Thursday, August 1 • 7:30pm ABBA Tribute: Dancing Dream
Friday, August 2 • 8:00pm ABBA Tribute: Dancing Dream
Saturday, August 3 • 2:00pm Eagles Tribute: 7 Bridges Road
Saturday, August 3 • 8:00pm Eagles Tribute: 7 Bridges Road
Thursday, August 8 • 2:00pm Simon & Garfunkel Tribute: Good Acoustics
Thursday, August 8 • 7:30pm Simon & Garfunkel Tribute: Good Acoustics
Friday, August 9 • 8:00pm The Diamond Collection
Saturday, August 10 • 8:00pm The Diamond Collection
Thursday, August 15 • 2:00pm Roy Orbison Tribute: Brian McCullough
Thursday, August 15 • 7:30pm Roy Orbison Tribute: Brian McCullough
Friday, August 16 • 8:00pm A-Ray of Elvis
Saturday, August 17 • 2:00pm A-Ray of Elvis
Saturday, August 17 • 8:00pm A-Ray of Elvis
Sunday, August 18 • 2:00pm Cher Tribute: Lisa Carter
Sunday, August 18 • 7:00pm Cher Tribute: Lisa Carter
Friday, August 23 • 7:30pm Dan Kane's Rising Stars
Saturday, August 24 • 2:00pm Dan Kane's Rising Stars
Saturday, August 24 • 8:00pm Swingin' with Freddie Marion
Sunday, August 25 • 2:00pm Swingin' with Freddie Marion

JOHNNY GOT HIS GUN

Thursday, June 13 • 7:30PMTickets $26/$24
Friday, June 14 • 8:00PM
Johnny Got His Gun is Bradley Rand Smith's award-winning stage adaptation of the Dalton Trumbo novel of survival and the persistent need in all human beings to live with dignity and purpose. This powerful and passionate story reminds us that behind every casualty of war there is the story of a young person whose hopes, aspirations and dreams have been stolen from them. Majestic Theater veteran Rand Foerster directs son Tosh Foerster as Joe Bonham in this riveting anti-war drama.

BREASTLESS

Saturday, June 15 • 2:00PM & 8:00PMTickets $26/$24
Sunday, June 16 • 2:00PM
A witty, moving play by Laurel Turk with music about body image and sexuality after a double mastectomy. One woman's determinedly truthful story juxtaposes intimate monologues with humor, song, and dance. Performed by Laurel Turk and three other actresses. Anyone who has a body will find something to relate to. Winner of Highest Grossing Show in the Manhattan International Theatre Festival, and brought to us by Jeannine Haas's Pauline Productions (past shows at the Majestic: Scaramouche Jones, I Am My Own Wife).

ROBERT FROST:
THIS VERSE BUSINESS

Friday, June 21 • 8:00PMTickets $26/$24
Saturday, June 22 • 2:00PM & 8:00PM
Sunday, June 23 • 2:00PM
Robert Frost returns to the stage in Andy Dolan's critically acclaimed This Verse Business. Emmy Award winner and Tony-nominated actor GORDON CLAPP—who charmed audiences for 12 years as Detective Greg Medavoy on NYPD Blue—gives us Frost's poetry heard afresh in a seamless piece of theater. As one reviewer said, "When Clapp walks onstage, he is fully Robert Frost!"

ROD STEWART TRIBUTE:
RICK LARRIMORE

Wednesday, June 26 • 7:00PMTickets $26/$24
We've missed Rick for a couple of years, but he's back to kick off the Majestic Summer Concert Series. Rick's super high-energy tribute to the great Rod Stewart is backed by a six-piece band and covers Mr. Stewart's entire career from his early years, through disco, and all the way to his recent classic American songbook covers.

JOHNNY CASH TRIBUTE:
CA$H ONLY

Thursday, June 27 • 7:30PMTickets $26/$24
Ca$h Only is a fun and ultra-entertaining performance of the music of Johnny Cash, full of great music, stories, and comical exchanges. The Buckwright Brothers—all fervent Johnny Cash fans and outstanding musicians who have shared the stage with dozens of country music performers—deliver a show featuring all of Johnny's greatest hits and then some.

VAN MORRISON TRIBUTE:
MOONDANCE

Friday, June 28 • 8:00PMTickets $26/$24
Selling out venues from coast to coast, Moondance is the ultimate tribute to the one and only Van Morrison. See and hear these Morrison classics: "Brown-Eyed Girl", "Moondance", "Tupelo Honey", "Caravan", and "Into the Mystic", just to name a few. It's a spot-on show packed with one classic song after another!

JOE CANATA & THE MEMORIES

Saturday, June 29 • 2:00PM & 8:00PMTickets $26/$24
You asked for it, and you got it! Their concert is a summer tradition here at the Majestic. Let Joe Canata and the Memories treat you to amazing vocal renditions of your favorite and most memorable doo-wop hits of the 50s and 60s. They'll be joined by special guests and surprises, all bringing you the very best music of yesteryear.

LISA LANNO:
MESSAGES FROM THE OTHER SIDE

Sunday, June 30 • 2:00PMTickets $26/$24
Lisa Lanno returns to the Majestic for an evening of emotionally-charged spirit connections. This astounding and interactive program connects actual audience members with friends and loved ones from the Other Side. This show has always sold out, and has truly amazed the people who have been a part of it.

THE 70s PROJECT

Friday, July 5 • 8:00PMTickets $26/$24
A tribute to some of the greatest hits from one of the most influential and musically diverse eras in America, The 70s Project is a spectacular trip back to the 1970s and the musical styles that defined and inspired a generation. This colorful show will have you dancing in the aisles—not to mention longing for your bellbottoms and lava lamps!

KAREN CARPENTER TRIBUTE:
DONNA LEE

Saturday, July 6 • 8:00PMTickets $26/$24
Relive the magic of the 70s with Donna Lee and her band in The Karen Carpenter Story. National recording artist Donna Lee and Jo-Anne Dominik explore the musical treasures of the Carpenters' catalogue and bring to life songs of joy, love, and longing. These artists share Karen Carpenter's biggest hits and tell a story of a life of music and tragedy.

BEACH BOYS TRIBUTE:
THE DRIFTWOODS

Thursday, July 11 • 7:30PMTickets $26/$24
The Driftwoods are back again with a tribute to the Beach Boys! After all, what would summer be without them? Break out your sandals and baggy shorts, wax up that surfboard, and catch a wave with the always-popular Driftwoods as they capture the signature harmonies and sounds of this iconic California band.

FRANK SINATRA TRIBUTE:
PATRICK TOBIN

Friday, July 12 • 8:00PMTickets $26/$24
Patrick is accompanied by a seven-piece band in this tribute to the late, great Frank Sinatra. Patrick's uncanny resemblance to Sinatra, his stunning command of Sinatra's material and vocal style, along with a genuine love of bantering and connecting with people makes for a performance that has dazzled audiences across the world.

CENTER STAGE MOTOWN REVIEW

Saturday, July 13 • 2:00PM & 8:00PMTickets $26/$24
Center Stage Motown Review frontmen Darryl Carter, Donald McCall, and Irving Lewis have awed audiences across the country with all of the style, flair, and exuberance that only a Motown show can provide. There'll be songs from The Temptations, The Four Tops, Smokey Robinson, The Spinners, The O'Jays, and a whole lot more!

GLEN CAMPBELL TRIBUTE:
JIMMY MAZZ

Thursday, July 18 • 2:00PM & 7:30PMTickets $26/$24
Friday, July 19 • 8:00PM
Longtime professional entertainer and Majestic favorite Jimmy Mazz delivers the world's premier tribute to Glen Campbell, the man and his music, featuring the great timeless tunes that touched the hearts of virtually everyone for over four decades. Campbell's hit songs and spectacular career come to life with Jimmy's truly sincere and heartfelt vocals and guitar.

MAJESTIC CHILDREN'S THEATER

JULY & AUGUST Tickets $9.50
Introduce your children to the magic of theater with the Majestic Children's Theater — three plays designed for our youngest audiences:

Disney's Mulan JR.
The Cat in the Hat
Charlotte's Web
Visit the Majestic Children's Theater main page for dates, times, and play descriptions.

MAJESTIC TALENT NIGHT
hosted by Freddie Marion

TUESDAYS at 7PM General Admission $7
Do you have a talent you want to share?
You have a chance to perform on the Majestic stage and win money!


Singers • Musicians • Bands • Comedians • Ventriloquists
Magicians • Poets • Dancers • Jugglers • Whatever!

Weekly Prizes: 1st $100 • 2nd $75 • 3rd $50
Grand Prize Finale: 1st $200 • 2nd $150 • 3rd $100
Call to reserve your performance date!
(413) 747-7797

July 9 (Senior Talent Night), 16, 23, 30 & August 6
FINALE on August 13 (Finale Admission $14)

While you must book a slot in advance to perform, general admission is $7 at the door — no reservation required! Only the Talent Night Finale has reserved seating, with tickets going on sale in August.

IMPROVISATIONAL COMEDY
with the MAJESTERS

WEDNESDAYS at 7:30PM General Admission $9
Improv with the Majesters is the new Wednesday night tradition during Majestic summers! Our own troupe of improvisational comics take suggestions and inspiration from the audience each night to create hilarious scenes and songs on the spot. It's a fun evening full of surprise and antic comedy!

Every Wednesday is a brand new experience, so come back week after week for a new show each time!

July 10, 17, 24, 31 & August 7, 14
Come as you are and sit where you like — no reservation required!

JACKSON BROWNE TRIBUTE:
RUNNING ON EMPTY

Saturday, July 20 • 8:00PMTickets $26/$24
The early 70s in Laurel Canyon, California, was a special time and place that Running On Empty recreates by playing the best songs of Jackson Browne's catalog, plus hit tunes with trademark harmonies from The Eagles, The Byrds, CSN, Linda Ronstadt, and The Mamas and The Papas. Running On Empty features award-winning studio and concert veterans.

BUDDY HOLLY TRIBUTE:
BEN ASHLEY

Thursday, July 25 • 2:00PM & 7:30PMTickets $26/$24
Buddy Holly's music has resonated in this theater since we opened in 1997. Our very own Ben Ashley will dig out those iconic glasses, put new strings on the Strat, and try and squeeze once again into that white suit for an evening of great rock 'n' roll. He'll be joined by Mitch Chakour, Don Rovero, Tim Hosmer, and a surprise guest or two!

THE CORVETTES

Friday, July 26 • 8:00PMTickets $26/$24
Saturday, July 27 • 2:00PM & 8:00PM
The Corvettes bring you a rollicking ride through the good old days of rock 'n' roll, with hits galore like "Come Go With Me", "At The Hop", "Earth Angel", "Runaround Sue", "Sea Cruise", "Shake, Rattle, & Roll", and many others, all performed with a fresh new energy and comedic stage antics tossed in for good measure.

ABBA TRIBUTE:
DANCING DREAM

Thursday, August 1 • 2:00PM & 7:30PMTickets $26/$24
Friday, August 2 • 8:00PM
ABBA is the pop supergroup from Sweden that has electrified audiences of all ages for decades with hits like "Mamma Mia", "Dancing Queen", and many more. Dancing Dream is an NYC-based touring tribute act who will take you on a nostalgic trip back to the glitz and glamour of the 70s with their beautiful harmonies, elaborate costumes, and exciting choreography!

EAGLES TRIBUTE:
7 BRIDGES ROAD

Saturday, August 3 • 2:00PM & 8:00PMTickets $26/$24
So popular, we've booked them for two shows! Come see some of the Valley's most experienced musicians and singers in a show featuring selections from The Eagles' most-loved recordings. Tight harmonies, beautiful musical arrangements, and story notes take on special meaning with this tribute to the iconic band.

SIMON & GARFUNKEL TRIBUTE:
GOOD ACOUSTICS

Thursday, August 8 • 2:00PM & 7:30PMTickets $26/$24
Good Acoustics, featuring Mike Smith, Dave Fazio, and Bill DeSanty, have been performing all over the East Coast for three decades, and they're well known for their strong vocals and tight harmonies. Their passionate tribute to Simon & Garfunkel is rich with the lush vocals and classic songs we all know and love!

THE DIAMOND COLLECTION

Friday, August 9 • 8:00PMTickets $26/$24
Saturday, August 10 • 8:00PM
Kenny LaBelle's tribute to Neil Diamond has been a summer tradition here for more than 16 unbelievable years! It's a sweeping show that not only masterfully covers those hit Neil Diamond songs which are so much a part of our musical heritage, but some of the lesser-known hidden gems as well. Get your tickets early, because this show always sells out.

ROY ORBISON TRIBUTE:
BRIAN McCULLOUGH

Thursday, August 15 • 2:00PM & 7:30PMTickets $26/$24
An annual summer treat for Majestic audiences, Brian McCullough journeys from his home base in South Carolina back to his Western Mass roots with his extraordinary musical homage to the late, and so great, Roy Orbison. It's a spectacular tribute to all and everything Orbison.

A-RAY OF ELVIS

Friday, August 16 • 8:00PMTickets $26/$24
Saturday, August 17 • 2:00PM & 8:00PM
It's not summer here at the Majestic without Ray Guillemette, Jr. and the Memphis Jam bringing their award-winning tribute to the King of Rock 'N' Roll. Elvis Presley's impact was worldwide, his songs legendary, and Ray has been acknowledged as one of the top Elvis tribute artists in the nation. There's a reason why Ray has die-hard fans — come find out!

CHER TRIBUTE:
LISA CARTER

Sunday, August 18 • 2:00PM & 7:00PMTickets $26/$24
It's the Ultimate Cher Experience with the one and only Lisa Carter, returning to our stage again for a show full of spectacle, humor, and great music. For this year's Majestic show, Lisa fronts a four-piece band along with backup singers. Experience the glam, the glitz, the music, and the Mackie — all wrapped up in a rhinestoned extravaganza!

DAN KANE'S RISING STARS

Friday, August 23 • 7:30PMTickets $26/$24
Saturday, August 24 • 2:00PM
Prepare to be impressed as Dan Kane presents FIFTY of the area's talented young voices. As the culmination of Dan Kane's Summer Singing Enrichment Program held here at the Majestic, this concert is full of great music from young performers ages 6–16. These new singers are truly the hit vocalists of tomorrow!

SWINGIN'
WITH FREDDIE MARION

Saturday, August 24 • 8:00PMTickets $26/$24
Sunday, August 25 • 2:00PM
This is THE show you aren't going to want to miss this summer! Freddie Marion & Dan Kane, along with their most talented friends, are bringing a brand new show to the Majestic! They'll be joined by a swinging band with a fantastic four-piece horn section, and performing your favorite hits from Frank Sinatra, Michael Bublé, Motown, and more!

For Tickets, Call (413) 747-7797
Box Office Hours: Monday–Friday 10am–5pm; Saturday 10am–1pm