Smokey Joe’s Cafe, 2009

Smokey Joes Cafe_Logo_ColorWords and Music: Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller

Leiber and Stoller, as much as anyone, virtually invented rock ‘n’ roll, and now their songs provide the basis for an electrifying entertainment that illuminates a golden age of American culture. In an idealized ’50’s setting, the classic themes of love won, lost and imagined blend with hilarious set-pieces and slice-of-life emotions. Featuring nearly 40 of the greatest songs ever recorded, Smokey Joe’s Cafe isn’t just great pop music – it’s compelling musical theatre.

Mainstage Company:
Donovan James Carey
Austin VanDyke Colby
Ken Chapman
Caroline Cuseo
John Debkowski
Amy Desiato
Sarah Gawron
Ira Lindberg Harris
Tunisia Hayward
Corey Ryland Hummerston
Lisa Lovett
Laura A. Macinski
Brandon Martin
Kelly McCusker
Michael Kennen Miller
Ty Nelson
Carly Brooke Pearlstein
Patrick Ryan
Kyla Schoer
Jeremy Williams

Smokey Joe's

Production Team:
Director/Choreographer: Kevin P. Hill*
Musical Director: Lauren Darrell
Costume Designer: Nia Marsh
Scenic Designer: Matt Kizer
Lighting/Sound Designer: Daniel Brunk
Production Stage Manager: Erin Person
Technical Director: Rick Gerriets
Properties Master: Schrader

*Member of the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society, a national theatrical labor union.

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