“Only in America: A Celebration of American Music” opens Wednesday at Northwestern State University. The Summer Dinner Theatre show will run June 12-15 and 19-22 on the A.A. Fredericks Auditorium stage. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and dinner begins at 6 p.m. Tickets are $25 for dinner and the show. Advance reservations are required and can be made by calling (318) 357-4483.
The first act of the show is a tribute to America’s musical heritage, celebrating the vast and varied music of America. With more than 25 number one hits from the big band era through to present day. The second act will feature the music of Dixieland, Broadway and rock and roll.
The cast includes, front from left, Grace Brumfield of Prairieville, Catherine Mahan of Gonzales, center from left, DeAngelo Renard of Mandeville, Sarah Roberts of Harrison, Tenn., Hannah Williams and Taylor James of Baton Rouge and Tyler Price Robinson of Harvey, back from left, Johnathan Portier of Slidell, Reshad Horton of Shreveport and Julian Anderson of Pineville.