Narberth Community Theatre Presents Feel-Good Musical Comedy: SISTER ACT

by Patricia Bradford

Narberth Community Theatre’s musical production of SISTER ACT opens on Friday, March 2nd, at its permanent home, the Overbrook Presbyterian Church located at 6376 City Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19151. Director Michael Sherman, choreographer Maggie Szeder, and music director and conductor Raquel Garcia, lead the production team. The show runs March 2nd through March 17th, with Friday and Saturday performances beginning at 8pm and Sunday performances beginning at 3pm. Ticket prices range from $16.00-$19.00 and can be purchased via the website at Group rates also available.

SISTER ACT is the feel-good musical comedy smash that has audiences jumping to their feet! Featuring original music by Tony- and eight-time Oscar winner, Alan Menken (Newsies, Beauty and the Beast, Little Shop of Horrors), this uplifting musical was nominated for five Tony Awards, including Best Musical. Sister Act tells the story of a woman hiding in a convent who helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she rediscovers her own. Filled with powerful gospel music, outrageous characters and a truly moving story, Sister Act will leave audiences with a renewed spirit. A sparkling tribute to the universal power of friendship, Sister Act is true reason to RAISE YOUR VOICE!

The cast of Narberth Community Theatre’s SISTER ACT features Kyleen Shaw (Deloris Van Cartier), Barbara Sherman (Mother Superior), Megan Smith (Sister Mary Robert), Laura Cilia (Sister Mary Patrick), Danielle Lachall (Sister Mary Lazarus), Bob Monroe (Monsignor O’Hara), Alfred Lance (Curtis), Chris DiMeo (Eddie), Ever Hanna (TJ), Christopher Betzler (Joey), Glen Haber (Pablo), Ellie Knickman (Sister Mary Martin-of Tours), Liz Brennan (Sister Mary Theresa), Talitha Trofa (Michelle), Erin Heisey (Tina) and Ryan Coffey Keaton (Ernie). The show is rounded out with a heavenly ensemble including Kristen Danley, Renee Grant, Crystal Nielsen, Kate Reynolds, and Hannah Weissmann.

Narberth Community Theatre (NCT) has been entertaining the Philadelphia and Mainline communities for over 50 years. Please come out and support this local theater, conveniently located on the corner of City Avenue and Lancaster Avenue. NCT’s 2017-2018 season will conclude in the spring with the world premiere of A House Divided written by Michael J. Salmanson, Maureen Kane Berg and Thomas C. Berg, directed by Michael J. Salmanson. For more information regarding Narberth’s theatrical productions, contact: Rachel Pogolowitz at

Theater/Organization Narberth Community Theatre
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Theater/Organization Address: 6376 City Avenue Located in the Overbrook Presbyterian Church Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19151 (Map It)
Theater/Organization Phone: (610) 352-4823

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