The largest professional theater open all year round on Long Island, The Argyle Theater (Mark and Dylan Perlman, executive producers and managing partners; Evan pappas, artistic director), presents the world premiere of GIRL PUNK-ROCK with a book and arrangements by the Tony-nominated Long Island composer Joe iconis (Broadway Be cooler), arrangements and orchestrations by Rob rokicki (Broadway The Lightning Thief), directed and choreographed by Jennifer werner Global Partner for Book of Mormon), and in partnership with Animated McCabe Animation. It will begin its performances on January 20, before its opening night on January 22, and will continue until February 27. The Argyle Theater (34 West Main St., Babylon).
This is a new musical featuring over 20 popular songs written and made famous by artists and girl groups including Blondie, Pat Benatar, Avril Lavigne, Joan Jett, P! Nk, Gwen Stefani, and more again. Sixteen-year-old Angela Quivers is a perfectionist who never takes risks and feels like there is no place she belongs … until she meets Proxi, a teenage girl who has her. entails a world of grungy guitars, shocking secrets and strong, loud and messy emotions. . A musical about a young person who finds a community and creates her tribe, GIRL PUNK-ROCK is a boisterous celebration of all that is raw and tattered; trashy and sincere; familiar and foreign.
“We are delighted to welcome the new year with the world premiere of PUNK ROCK GIRL !, an exciting new musical from the Long Island native and contestant Tony Joe Iconis,” said Joe Iconis. Argyle Theater Artistic Director Evan Pappas. “Bringing this new musical to the Argyle stage is a real hit and I am honored that we can help bring this hilarious, quirky and empowering show to life. ”
Argyle theater owners, Mark and Dylan Perlman added, “We are honored to produce this exciting world premiere and to partner with Lively McCabe Entertainment and the incredible artists behind Punk Rock Girl! Come and be the first to see this exciting new musical! “
The cast includes Philippe Arroyo (Broadway: Aladdin), Kayla Catan, Seth Eliser, Jaylan Evans (Regional: Scottsboro Boys), Kalonjee Gallimore, Ashley LaLonde (Lincoln Center’s The black clown), Lauren Marcus (Broadway: Be cooler), Jackson mattek, Jordan Leigh McCaskill, Kelly mcintyre (National tour: A night with Janis Joplin), Nathalie Powers, Mikaela Rada, Brooke Shapiro (Regional: Hair spray), Brad weatherford.
The creative team includes musical supervision by Geoffroy Ko, Musical direction by Jennifer Paon, Associate direction and choreography by Leonard Sullivan, Scenography by Nate Bertone, Costume design by Jen Caprio, Lighting design by John Hi, Sound design by Carlos dias jr and accessory design by Steven Velasquez, The associate stage designer is Joshua Warner, The Associate Costume Designer is Anna Blazer and Heather Neil and the Accessory Assistant is Courtney Alberto. The production manager is Alison savino, with 1st Assistant manager Lea V. Pye, and 2nd Assistant Manager / CSM Shannon Stewart. The casting director is Michael cassara, ASC.
NOW ON SALE, tickets for GIRL PUNK-ROCK are priced at $ 49 to $ 77 and can be purchased online at www.argyleheatre.com or by calling 631-230-3500
GIRL PUNK-ROCK will play from Thursday to Saturday evening at 7:30 p.m., Saturday afternoon at 2:30 p.m. and Sunday afternoon at 2:00 p.m. (performance added on Wednesday February 23 at 7:30 p.m.).
COVID-19 POLICY, IN FORCE IMMEDIATELY: All guests over the age of 12 will be required to show full proof of vaccination (printed vaccination card or digital proof such as NYS Excelsior Pass), OR have received a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours of entering the theater and present printed proof, along with valid photo ID. All customers must wear a mask when not actively eating or drinking, per the current NYS mandate.