The Twin City Players Presents The Addams Family a New Musical

The Twin City Players Presents
The Addams Family a New Musical

June 7 - 30, 2019


The Twin City Players announces the final show of its 2018-2019 Mainstage Season, the award-winning musical comedy The Addams Family a New Musical, book by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice, music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa, based on characters created by Charles Addams. The Addams Family a New Musical is the winner of a Drama Desk Award, Outer Critics Circle Award, a Drama League Award, and a Jeff Award!


The Addams Familyfeatures an original story, and it’s every father’s nightmare. Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family – a man her parents have never met. If that weren’t upsetting enough, Wednesday confides in her father and begs him not to tell her mother. Now, Gomez Addams must do something he has never done before – keep a secret from his beloved wife, Morticia. Everything will be different after the fateful night they host a dinner for Wednesday’s ‘normal’ boyfriend and his parents. The Addams family will have to face up to the one horrible thing they have managed to avoid for generations: Change.

Tickets are $15 (plus a $1 fee per ticket). Group rates are available. All seats reserved. Purchase tickets online at or through the TCP box office at 269-429-0400.


Performances are June 7 - 30, 2019, Friday and Saturday at 7:30 pm and Sunday at 2 pm. Performances take place at the TCP Playhouse, 600 W. Glenlord Road, St. Joseph. The Addams Family a New Musical is presented by special arrangement with Theatrical Rights Worldwide (TRW).


The show is directed by Marty & Wendy Golob. Assisting the directors are Scott Bradford (tech director), Jana Tahtinen (choreographer), and Julie Smiy (costumes). The cast includes Jim Richards, Juliet Golob, David La Fleur, Janine Golob, John Golob, Ariel Higgins, Josh Bennett, David Goodyear, Caitlin Sampsell, Jacob Holmes, Mike Cooke, John Crumb, Dennis Higdon, Ellen Higdon, Beth La Fleur, Helena L., Allen Pille, John Rogers, Faith Schroeder-Smith, Annibelle C., Caelyn C., Emberly T., Madison C., Riley Cole, and Wendy Tarantino.


Opening Night Afterglow Reception
On opening night patrons are invited to join the cast and crew after the show for an Afterglow reception featuring refreshments generously provided by Afterglow partners, Lemon Creek Winery and Bit of Swiss Pastry Shoppe.


Twin City Players 2018-2019 Mainstage Season Sponsors are: Indiana Michigan Power’s Cook Nuclear Plant, Professional Hearing Services, Meijer, The Herald Palladium, The Boulevard Inn & Bistro, and TPC Technologies, Inc.


About Twin City Players
Formed in 1932, Twin City Players is a volunteer based nonprofit organization that strives to engage the community in quality theatre that changes lives and to be recognized for organizational excellence producing quality performances in southwest Michigan. The TCP Playhouse is located at 600 West Glenlord Road, St. Joseph, MI. For more information about TCP, call 269-429-0400 or visit us at

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