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Sound of Music Comes Home! Sing-Along & Save the Farm!
-FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE-
THE WORLDWIDE PHENOMENON
SOUND OF MUSIC
Makes Its Way Back Home
SUNDAY, APRIL 14TH, 6PM
As a Family-Fun Fundraiser at
Music Mountain Theatre,
Supporting a Museum in the Making
in OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN’S Honor
LAMBERTVILLE, NJ (3/1/19)– The Worldwide Phenomenon, Sing-A-Long-A Sound of Music makes its way back home on Sunday, April 14th, 6pm– miles from the very place the Sound of Music was written by Oscar Hammerstein II. Guests sing-along, celebrate & HELP SAVE the very place it was all written in Doylestown, PA at Highland Farm, the proposed site for a museum and education center in Hammerstein’s honor. TICKETS are on sale NOW for only $25.00 at EventBrite.com
Guests, non-profits, Music Mountain Theatre, The Oscar Hammerstein Museum & Theatre Education Center and special guest host, Dwayne Dunlevy will experience a very playful and nostalgic evening of audience participation in a variety of contests, trivia and of course singing to the beloved film The Sound of Music, while helping save Hammerstein’s home, Highland Farm! Ticket purchase includes interactive, official Sing-A-Long-A lyric sheets and Fun Packs! Ticket proceeds benefit both the Music Mountain Theater and The Oscar Hammerstein Museum & Theatre Education Center. More about the museum effort at HammersteinCenter.org.
Highland Farm, currently operating as a Bed & Breakfast in Doylestown, PA is the very place where Oscar Hammerstein II lived and wrote most of our country’s most beloved musicals such as Oklahoma, South Pacific, The King and I, and The Sound of Music. Since township approvals in 2016, a dedicated group has been working to save Hammerstein’s homestead from a proposed 4-lot subdivision and re-purpose the site as a dynamic Broadway history browsing museum and education center, inspired by Hammerstein’s international cultural contributions and humanitarian work. The Sing-A-Long-Aon Sunday, April 14 this a planned and organized event of the Friends of Oscar Hammerstein and Music Mountain Theatre that will assist in the group’s ongoing fundraising efforts.
With the threat of a 4-lot subdivision looming, The Oscar Hammerstein Museum & Theatre Education Center, a recognized 501(c)3, is in the process of raising funds to purchase, restore, and preserve Oscar’s Hammerstein’s former home and workplace at Highland Farm in Doylestown, PA. The goal is to create the “Hammerstein Center,” a multifaceted, dynamic museum experience with a strong theater education component that will serve as a place of inspiration for Broadway fans and humanitarians alike, from Hammerstein’s backyard and throughout the globe. More at HammersteinCenter.org
ABOUT MUSIC MOUNTAIN THEATRE:
Music Mountain Theatre is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to enrich, educate and entertain our community through the study, performance and appreciation of the arts. MMT opened in October 2017 and produces musicals, plays, concerts and children's theatre. They also offer ASL interpreted performances and relaxed performances in effort to make theatre more accessible for everyone. The Theatre School at MMT provides performing arts classes for all ages and levels including classes for special needs students. For more information about the season, upcoming auditions and arts education, please go to www.musicmountaintheatre.org
SPECIAL GUEST HOST DWAYNE DUNLEVY BIO:
Dwayne Dunlevy is a multi-faceted, Bucks County Entertainer that has been offering up joy to audiences for over two decades. Dwayne’s comfort with hosting, comedy and music makes him the perfect performer at private and public venues between New York city and Philadelphia. His self-written and performed one-man shows, The "C" Word and Neurotica premiered in 2006 and since then Dwayne has gone on to produce numerous, well received, live-show productions. His newest creation, a traveling group-comedy show called, Cracked Up Comedy. As well as numerous further bookings of “The “C” Word adult comedy show”, debuting at the beautiful Hopewell Theatre on April 6th in New Jersey.” Dwayne’s website www.dwaynelive.com is the best place to ask questions or to book Dwayne for future events.