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A Monster of Musical come to the Tada Theatre

The Historic Haymarket 701 P Street #203 Lincoln, NE. 68508

(402) 438-TADA (8232) /

** For Immediate Release **



Marking 88 consecutive sold-out performances since June of 2016, The TADA Theatre continues its momentum with the hysterical Young Frankenstein The Musical opening October 13th.

From the creators of the record-breaking Broadway sensation The Producers comes this monster of a musical comedy. Based on the classic film by Gene Wilder and Mel Brooks, Young Dr. Frankenstein aims to fulfill his grandfather's legacy by bringing a corpse back to life. With help and hindrance from servant Igor, buxom assistant Inga and needy fiancée Elizabeth, his experiment yields some unique success but not without some hilarious complications and unexpected consequences. With show- stopping musical numbers, hilarious comedic scenes and eccentric characters, this is a show that is sure to be Super Duper!

The talented cast includes David Grabarkewitz as Dr. Frederick Frankenstein, Harold Scott as The Monster, Nick Sutphin as Igor, Elysia Arntzen as Inga, Cris Rook as Elizabeth Benning, Paula Rhian as Frau Blücher (whinny!), Bill Maltas as Inspector Hans Kemp and the Blind Hermit,and Daniel Peters as Ziggy. The ensemble includes Fayth Brudvig, Amanda Fogerty, James Hansen, and Kameron Heimes. Young Frankenstein is directed by Robert D. Rook, musical direction by Cris Rook, choreography by Mandi Maser, musical arrangements by Bill Strongin, scenic design and painting by Jenna Manley, costume coordination by Barbara Chesnut and Talia Duran, hair and make-up design by Cathy Rook and stage management by Ariana Miller. The production is sponsored by Nebraska Lottery and The Waffleman. TADA’s season sponsor is The Hilton Garden Inn. The production will be dedicated to the late Gene Wilder.

Young Frankenstein is on stage for three weeks only at The TADA Theatre at 701 P Street in Lincoln’s Historic Haymarket October 13-30 with a variety of curtain times including 7:30 pm on all Thursdays and Fridays, as well as Saturday the 15th and 29th, 2:00pm on Sunday the 16th and 23rd, 7:00 pm on Sunday the 30th. A show on Saturday the 22nd is TBA pending the kick-of time for the husker football game.

Reservations are encouraged by calling (402) 438-TADA (8232) or on-line at Tickets are $20.00, student tickets are $15.00. The TADA Theatre also offers V.I.P. reserved parking on show dates in the West Depot parking lot for its patrons. For details contact The TADA Theatre box office. For interviews with the director or members of the production team, please contact