Breaking Up is hard to do
June 25 - July 12, 2008
Set at a Catskills resort in 1960, this enduring story presents many of Neil Sedaka's most popular songs (the score showcases a total of 19 Neil Sedaka classics), spun together in a light-hearted tale of mistaken identity, friendship and love. "Breaking Up is Hard to Do" is the story of Lois and Marge, two friends from Brooklyn in search of good times and romance over one wild Labor Day weekend. Marge's fiancé has called off their wedding. Her best friend, Lois, is determined to cheer her up and get her back on the marketing and dating again, so they head for the Catskills and Ester's (Renée Taylor) Paradise ResortIn the course of their wild weekend get-away, the girls meet some very colorful characters at the resort. Journey back to a more innocent time and relive summers gone by with all the trials, tribulations and emotional upheavals of teenage life and love. Baby Boomers will rejoice with this musical journey down memory lane!
"As light and delicious as cotton candy! Alvin's powerful pipes pin the audience to their seats and elicit whoops and whistles after every song"- BroadwayWorld.com
"You're going to like this show!" - Portsmouth Herald