Pump Boys and Dinettes at Weston Playhouse
Tuesday, June 30 2015 at 12:00 AM
Friday, July 11 2014 at 12:00 AM
$25 - $90 (Showtimes Vary: Tues thru Sat evenings at 7:30pm; Wed and Sat matinees at 2pm; Sun matinees at 3pm.)
The Weston Playhouse will be featuring Jim Wann's Tony Nominated Pump Boys and Dinettes June 30th - July 11th, 2015 on our mainstage. You can listen to tracks from the performance captured on the Pump Boys and Dinettes album.
A hybrid of country, rock and pop music, Pump Boys and Dinettes is the story of four gas station attendants and two waitresses at a small-town dinette in North Carolina. Originally performed by John Foley, Mark Hardwick, Debra Monk, Cass Morgan, John Schimmel and Jim Wann, who accompanied themselves on guitar, piano, bass, fiddle, accordion, and kitchen utensils, the show is a musical tribute to life on the roadside. Pump Boyspremiered Off-Broadway at the Chelsea West Side Arts Theatre in July 1981 and opened on Broadway on February 4, 1982 at the Princess Theatre, where it played 573 performances and was nominated for both Tony and Drama Desk Awards for Best Musical.