Rehearsals will start soon for the Maxinkuckee Players Production of Bye Bye Birdie.
The musical is set in 1958 where an Elvis-type rock star, Conrad Birdie, is being drafted. His agent cooks up a promotional campaign that has Conrad visiting Sweet Apple, Ohio to give a farewell kiss to the president of his local fan club.
Familiar songs such as “Put on a Happy Face”, “Kids”, and “Telephone Hour” will be performed by the local cast.
Bye Bye Birdie will be presented on the stage at the Culver High School Auditorium for six performances: Friday, July 25; Sunday, July 27 and Wednesday, July 30, Friday, Aug. 1, Saturday, Aug. 2 and Sunday, Aug. 3. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. ET. The Sunday performances are at 4 p.m. ET.