Fall Production of “Mame”
Immaculata University is holding its 2012 fall production, titled Mame. The production will be held on Thursday through Saturday, November 15-17at 8 p.m. as well as Sunday, November 18, at 2 p.m. in Alumnae Hall Theater. Ticket prices are $10 for adults; $7 for children and students; and $5 for senior citizens (over 65). Immaculata’s theatrical group, Cue and Curtain, is directed by Sister Marcille McEntee, IHM, instructor of English.
Mame’s storyline is tied around the era of the Great Depression in the 20’s, focused on an individualist socialite named Mame who takes in her orphaned nephew and they encounter many different adventures. The Mame production is based on the novel written by Patrick Dennis and also the theatrical play Auntie Mame by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee, with the music and lyrics by Jerry Herman in conjunction with Tams-Witmark Music Library, as presented at the Winter Garden Theater in New York. May 24, 1966.
The title character of Mame is performed by Olivia Sallavanti ’15 of Lancaster, PA.
Immaculata University is a comprehensive, Catholic, coeducational institution of higher education, located on the Main Line between Malvern and Exton, 20 miles west of Philadelphia.