Well known Peninsula performers Reg Huston, Gracie Poletti and John Daniel head “A Musical, Musical”, the mini-cabaret of Broadway songs which is part of the benefit show, CARMEL POPS! The evening of music, song and dance is set for Oct 21 and 22 at the outdoor Forest Theater. The event is a presentation of the Forest Theater Guild in association with The Forest Theater Foundation and The deFaria Company. It is produced and directed by Walt deFaria
Special features of the two evenings include the 40-piece string orchestra of Carmel High School under the direction of Brian Handley and ballet excerpts by the Carmel Academy of Performing Arts/Dance Kids ballet troupe, choreographed by Philip Pegler and Gary Franco. The dances included are selections from Swan Lake, The Nutcracker and An American In Paris.
Proceeds from the evening will benefit the scholarship and educational programs of the Carmel High School orchestra, CAPA Dance Kids, the Forest Theater Guild and the Forest Theater Foundation.