Following the chaos and comedy of a family's preparations for their daughter's wedding, the East Syracuse Minoa Drama Club will perform "Father of the Bride" at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday Oct. 22 and 23 at Central High School in the auditorium. Tickets are $6.
The cast includes: Mr. Stanley Banks, played by Aaron Fuoco; Mrs. Ellie Banks, played by Maddy Fowler; Kay Banks, Alex Durantini; Ben Banks, Michael McKean; Tommy Banks, Nicholas Richards; Buckley Dunstan, Ryan Desimone; Peggy, Bella Calabria; Delilah, Hannah Nonnenberg; Miss Bellamy, Allison LaChanse; Massoula, Kassy Melendez-Ramirez; Joseph, Matt Beehner; Buzz, Marshall Pokrentowski; Mrs. Pulitzki, Kirstin White; Red, Cole LaVenture; Pete, Chris Caldwell; Hank, Vinny Carciofolo; Tina, Kati Hamilton; and the Ensemble: Emily Bousquet, Gabby Davis, Becca DeJohn, Rhiannon Sherlock, Taylor Skiff and Tiffany Worden.
On Feb. 10 through 12, ESM Musical Theatre will be among the first schools in the country to perform "Phantom of the Opera." Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber released the rights in June for student productions of Broadway's longest-running show. Casting will begin Oct. 25.