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York College of PA presents musical ‘On the Town’ on April 27 - 29

April 19, 2023
On the Town News

York College of Pennsylvania’s Music Program will present “On the Town” at 7:30 p.m. on April 27-29, and at 2:30 p.m. on April 29 in the Waldner Performing Arts Center. Tickets are free, and reservations are required through www.ycp.edu/music. The production is directed by Assistant Professor of Music Erin Lippard.

“On The Town” is an energetic 1940s-era musical about three sailors on shore leave in New York City. Chip wants to see the sights, Ozzie is looking for excitement, but Gabey is set on finding the elusive “Miss Turnstiles.” What they discover along the way is a thrilling ride of romance and hilarity as their story unfolds through a soaring musical score by Leonard Bernstein. This American classic full of youthful exuberance features famous tunes, including the hysterically tempting “I Can Cook, Too,” the beautiful ballad “Lonely Town,” and the iconic “New York, New York.