University Calendar Event Details
Performance: Too Marvelous! The Songs of Johnny Mercer
- Fri, May 17, 2013 @ 07:30 PM
- The Ware Center, Millersville University Lancaster, 42 N. Prince St., Lancaster
- Ticket Info
- Tickets cost $25 for adults; $10 for MU students with ID.
Description: On May 17, the Ware Center welcomes Don Stitt, actor and playwright, who has fashioned the revue "Too Marvelous! The Songs of Johnny Mercer." The show, which will be held at 7:30 p.m., will reflect Mercer's connection to his songs and help the audience understand the man behind the music.
Mercer wrote the lyrics and occasionally the melodies to popular hits for big bands, Broadway shows and Hollywood musicals including "One for My Baby," "Accentuate the Positive," "Alexander's Ragtime Band," plus dozens of other standards.
Ticket Information: This event is open to the public. Tickets cost $25 for adults; $10 for MU students with ID. Tickets may be purchased online, at MUTicketsOnline.com, at the Student Memorial Center Ticket Office (Room 103, 21 S. George St., Millersville), at The Ware Center (42 N. Prince St., Lancaster) or by calling the Ticket Office at 717-872-3811. Ticket Offices are open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
This event is sponsored by The Ware Center, Rodgers & Associates, Ann B. Barshinger, Aussie & the Fox & Peggy Neff. The event is also sponsored by Pam & Hugh McGettigan.