Bjørn Johnson and  Rebecca Mozo
in Educating Rita
Bjørn Johnson and Rebecca Mozo
in Educating Rita
Cast and creative team information has been set for the American premiere of Willy Russell's most recent revision of Educating Rita, August 20-September 21, at The Colony Theatre. Cameron Watson will direct the piece, which will include original music by John Swihart.

Educating Rita is a comedy that explores what it really means to be educated, when a disillusioned, alcoholic teacher and a passionate, street-wise student cross paths.

The cast will star Bjørn Johnson as Frank and Rebecca Mozo as Rita. The creative team will include Terri A. Lewis (costumes), Cricket S. Myers & Rebecca Kessin (sound), Victoria Profitt (sets), and Jared A. Sayeg (lighting).

For more information, call 818-558-7000 ex t. 15 or visit colonytheatre.org.