by James Valcq & Fred Alley
the film by Lee David Zlotoff
“THE SPITFIRE GRILL”
OPENS ITC SEASON ON SEPTEMBER 23
THE SPITFIRE GRILL is based on the award winning film by Lee David
Zolotoff. This exciting
musical adaptation features music by James Valcq and lyrics by Fred
Alley. Iis the story of a young woman, just released from prison, who
finds a new life for herself working at a run-down diner in rural
Wisconsin. It's a tale of
redemption, filled with country-tinged tunes.
The New York Times called it "a soul-satisfying work of
theatrical resourcefulness. A compelling story that flows with grace and
carried the rush of anticipation. It
is penetrated by honesty and it glows."
The cast includes ITC veterans Danielle Scampini, Jeny
Wasilewski, Michelle McKenzie-Voigt, Scott Mills, Ernest Ray, and
newcomer Jeannie Rega-Markionni.
The production is directed by Etel Billig
THE SPITFIRE GRILL runs from Friday, September 23 to Sunday,
October 9. Fore more
information, call 708-481-3510.
September 23 to October 9, 2011