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Weber Center Announces Stephen Sondheim’s, ‘Follies’, Recorded Live for Broadcast

La Crosse, WI – 01/29/18 – Weber Center for the Performing Arts announces that tickets are on sale now for the Stage on Screen broadcast of Follies, which will be shown Sunday, February 18, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. in the Lyche Theatre at the Weber Center for the Performing Arts.

Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical is staged for the first time at the National Theatre and broadcast live to cinemas.

New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have a few drinks, sing a few songs and lie about themselves.

Tracie Bennett, Janie Dee and Imelda Staunton play the magnificent Follies in this dazzling new production. Featuring a cast of 37 and an orchestra of 21, it’s directed by Dominic Cooke (The Comedy of Errors).

Winner of Academy, Tony, Grammy and Olivier awards, Sondheim’s previous work includes A Little Night MusicSweeney Todd and Sunday in the Park with George.

Tickets are $15 for adults or $8 for students/youth and may be purchased over the phone or at www.webercenterarts.org. For questions or tickets, please call the box office at 608-784-9292 from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.