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CHS Musical: Breaking Up is Hard to Do - May 12, 13, 15

The high school musical for ESM Spartan Spartan Stage is "Breaking Up is Hard to Do" featuring the songs of Neil Sedaka. The show will be livestreamed on May 12 and 13 at 7 p.m. and Sat., May 15 at 2 p.m. Streaming passes are available for $4 through Booktix at
Set at a Catskills resort in 1960, this is the sweetly comic story of Lois and Marge, two friends from Brooklyn in search of good times and romance over one wild Labor Day weekend. The score showcases 18 Neil Sedaka classics, including “Where the Boys Are,” “Sweet Sixteen,” “Calendar Girl,” “Love Will Keep Us Together” and of course, the chart-topping title song. 

Cast (In Order Of Appearance)
The Paradise Quintet: Marisa Cain, Peter Dibello, Hyacinth Labatos,  Aiden O’Brien  and Leslie Yakubu
Del Delmonaco:  Todd Durantini
Harvey Feldman: Antonio Cambareri
Gabe Green: Jack Satterlee
Lois Warner: Grace Caccamo
Marge Gelman: Abigail Koukides
Esther Simowitz: Danielle Hare
Virtual Ensemble: Sophie Axe, Rosie Carioti-darling, Laura Frateschi, Hannah Lowery, Ethan Mone, Kiera Mcnally, Alexis Rhoades, Samantha Russell-jeffers, Katie Shea

Assistant Director: Katie Schmidt
Props: Caitlin Becker, Faith Coolbeth, Abigail Herrington
Costumes: Emily Ferns
Sound: Maddie Mosher 
Lighting: Abbey Rode
Stage & Run Crew: Ari Oviedo, Michael Thomas Peters, Aidan Sternberg

Professional Staff:
Director/Producer: David Brandon
Musical Director: Aimee deBerjeois
Choreographer: Caira Cramer-Walter
Sound: Chuck Penfield
Lighting: Victoria King