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New Philadelphia High School presents Crazy for You!

/ April 1, 2023

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New Philadelphia High School will present Crazy for You, March 30th through April 1st in Welty Auditorium. With a book by Ken Ludwig and music and lyrics by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin, Crazy for You will keep the audience tapping their toes with familiar hits like “I Got Rhythm,” “Embraceable You,” and “Nice Work if You Can Get It.”

The show features Nathaniel Demuth (Bobby Child), Grace Maddux (Polly Baker), Jacob Roman-Willey (Bela Zangler), Emma Demuth (Irene Roth), Brad Waugh (Lank Hawkins), Marilyn Stokey (Patricia Fodor), Luc Poirier (Eugene Fodor), Abigail Prucha (Tess), and Bella Kaput (Patsy).

The rest of the cast includes Mackenna Armstrong, Brooke Corbin, Ricardo Cruz, Heather Demuth, Garin Gingerich, Scarling Hershberger-Budavich, Jordi Kopp, Jonathan Mendoza Jones, Helen Morris, Kenzie Murphy, Sydney Purcell, Gabby Riesen, Katelynn Scott, Derek Shimek, Addy Van Arsdalen, Eliza Van Arsdalen, Colton Walker, and Neka Washington. The show is directed by Sarah Spies with assistance and choreography by Shannon Mitchell and musical direction by Kristi Prucha. Show times are 7:00pm Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Tickets are $7.00 for adults, $5.00 for students and seniors. Tickets may be purchased at the door or online at