Produced by Richard Gee
Directed by Suzanne Carter Smith
Choreography by Suzanne Carter Smith

Show Dates

May 8-9 & 14-16, 1992


Fassett Auditorium, 3025 Starr Avenue, Oregon, OH 43616

A story based on the real-life relationship of Hamlisch and Sager. A wisecracking composer finds a new, offbeat lyricist, but initially the match is not one made in heaven. The two undergo a series of trials and overcome a number of hurdles before finding true love by the final curtain.

Book by Neil Simon
Music by Marvin Hamlisch
Lyrics by Carole Bayer Sager

Cast List

Vernon Gersch – David Chavalia
Sonia Walsk – Cindy Eberhardt
The Alter-Egos of Vernon Gersch – Chris Miller, Todd Zimmerman, Rick Woods
The Alter-Egos of Sonia Walsk – Bev Hickman, Peggy Kinney, Julie Njaim
The Alter-Egos of the Engineer – Vern Overholt


Piano – Mark Smith
Synthesizer – Matt Cox
Reeds – David Romer
Bass – Joe Kelso
Trumpet – Mark Kroll, Scott Stanifer
Trombone – Amy Bostwick
Percussion – Mark Sentle
Conductor – Mark Smith

Production Team

Stage Manager – Bonnie Koester
Set Design – Chris Kasner
Set Construction – Chris Kasner, Chuck Kerrick, Tom Dimitrew
Lighting – Marty Limmer, Luanne McKinley
Sound – Tim Yard, Patti Kasper
Props – Marge Perry, Dave Kaminski, Kay Kerrick, Rob Kasper
Costumes – Diane Hess, Julie Dombowski, Dory Noble
Make Up – Joann Mickleson, Grazie Dimitrew
House Manager – Jane Schnell
Tickets – Vern Overholt, Glen Hamilton
Publicity – Becky Buehrer, Pat Higgins, Richard Gee
Program – John Garand, Tom Dimitrew
Concessions – The Velvetone Choraliers, Pat Higgins