Smash Studios

Todays Date: 06/25/22
Last Update: 10/12/05 09:00:40 PM
Address: Smash Studios 307 W36th 18th Floor
New York, Ne    10001

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Penny-4-Eyes Rock N' Roll Show  | Open: 07/21/05 Close: 08/06/05
Loosely based on a true story, Penny-4-Eyes is about an ambitious 14-year-old girl desperate to break out of the dysfunctional cycles of her abusive parents and determined to leave the past behind her and let it all go. Done in the style of a rock musical the production has a full original score.

The cast includes Christiana Anbri who plays Penny and has appeared on Broadway as the longest running Young Cosette in Les Miserables, The Sound of Music and Annie, Lucia Giannetta plays Penny's mother and is a veteran Broadway actress and singer from the critically acclaimed Broadway production Godspell as well as appearing with Patti LaBelle and in many other celebrated New York musical shows. In addition, Lady Altovise playing the therapist has innumerable film and TV credits including the Pink Panther and Law and Order and Sex and the City. After her stint in Penny she will open her one-woman show Who Will Sing for Lena. In addition the "echos" of Penny's character include Sasha Toro who is currently in the TV series Miracle's Boys and is the voice of "Backpack" in the series Dora The Explorer. Vachelle Gil has shared stages with Stevie Wonder and Ashford & Simpson and was in the touring company of The Lion King as well as appearing at Avery Fisher Hall in Lena Horne: The Legacy.
Penny-4-Eyes is Executive Produced by Scott Brush, and Written, Directed and Produced by Jesse Cooper for Big Gorilla Productions, Inc.