Pa. Centre Stage presents 'Smokey Joe's Cafe,' through July 31

July 12, 2010

University Park, Pa. -- Pennsylvania Centre Stage, in its 25th year of professional theatre, will present "Smokey Joe's Cafe" from now through July 31, in the Citizens Bank Theatre at the Penn State Downtown Theatre Center, located at 146 S. Allen St. in State College, Pa.

The program will feature classic rock 'n' roll, pop, and rhythm and blues pieces, including Yakety Yak, Love Potion No. 9, Jailhouse Rock, On Broadway, Stand By Me and I'm a Woman.

The cast features Penn State Musical Theatre bachelor of fine arts graduates and standouts including Gilbert L. Bailey II, a recent graduate who performed in several URTC and School of Theatre productions, including such roles as Romeo in "Romeo and Juliet" on the HUB lawn, Scarecrow in "The Wiz," Jim Conley in "Parade," and Francisco in "Revenge of a King."

For more information, visit http://www.pacentrestage.psu.edu/ online. Single tickets start at $24 and are available at the new Penn State Tickets Downtown, the Eisenhower Box Office, the Bryce Jordan Center, or by calling 814-863-0255 or 800-ARTS-TIX.

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