“I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change” is a musical, written by Joe Dipietro, with music by Jimmy Roberts, and it is coming to Playhouse on the Square in Memphis in December 2015. In a press release from Noby Edwards of the theatre, this show is described.
“I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change is on stage this holiday season at Playhouse on the Square! Told through a series of vignettes, this fast paced musical celebrates the ups and downs behind contemporary relationships. Act I explores the journey from dating and waiting to love and marriage, while Act II reveals the agonies and triumphs of in-laws, newborns, family trips, and pick-up techniques for those in the over 70 crowd. I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change, pays homage to anyone who has ever put his or her heart on the line in the name of true romance.
I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change features four of Memphis’ best musical theatre performers, Justin Asher (Sunset Boulevard; Spitfire Grill), Kim Baker (Mary Poppins; Seussical the Musical), Lynden Lewis (Mary Poppins), and Playhouse on the Square Resident Company Member Jordan Nichols (Buyer and Cellar; The Rocky Horror Show). I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change is directed by Playhouse on the Square Resident Company Member Dave Landis (Assassins; Tribes). I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change is running in repertory with Peter Pan at Playhouse on the Square.
I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change runs December 4 – 19 at Playhouse on the Square. I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change is sponsored by Art & Nancy Graesser. The Circuit Playhouse Inc. Super Sponsor is Dr. Thomas Ratliff. The Pay-What-You-Can Performance is Thursday, December 10th and is sponsored by ArtsZone/AutoZone and Southland Park Gaming and Racing.
The show features Justin Asher, Kim Baker, Lynden Lewis, Jordan Nichols. The production team includes director – Dave Landis, production stage manager – Katharine Hughen, costume designer – Caleb Blackwell, lighting designer – John Horan, sound designer – Zach Badreddine, properties designer – Kellie Bowles and technical director – Phillip Hughen.
Dates and times are Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays at 8 p.m.. Tickets are $22 Opening Weekend (December 4, 5, 6), $35 Thursday, $40 Friday and Saturday. $22 Seniors/Students/Military. $15 Children under 18. Playhouse on the Square is located at 66 South Cooper Street in Memphis. For more information or to make reservations, please call (901)726 – 4656 or purchase tickets online at Playhouse on the Square.
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