Gypsy - A Musical Fable

September 20 - October 20, 2019

G.K. Hardt Theatre

Book by Arthur Laurents, Music & Lyrics by Jule Styne and Stephen Sondheim
Directed by Jared Sakren

Starring Broadway's Kathy Fitzgerald as the needy, greedy 'Showbiz Mother' Mama Rose!

"Broadway veteran Kathy Fitzgerald plays stage mother supreme in Santa Rosa production of Gypsy."
– Press Democrat, September 18, 2019. Click here to read the full article.

"The vaudeville show-within-a-show promises entertainment, and you’ll no doubt find the show delivers on that promise in a big, bold way." 
– Sonoma County Gazette, September 24, 2019. Click here to read the full article.

This sizzling musical inspired by the true life story of burlesque star Gypsy Rose Lee chronicles the young performer, her greedy stage mother Rose and the family's rise to stardom.

Gary & Marcia Nelson, Dorothy Beatte, and Tomas Mitchel – thank you for generously supporting 6th Street Playhouse as sponsors of 'Gypsy'. 



Gypsy Birthday Song Scene
Gypsy Burlesque Scene
Gypsy Finale

The Cast

Kathy Fitzgerald* as Momma Rose

Kathy got her Great White Way start in the Johnny Burke revue Swinging on a Star, and juggled several characters during her six-year stint in the original Producers (onstage with Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick). Other Broadway credits include 9 to 5 with Dolly Parton, roles in The Next Three Days and Our Idiot Brother, and Madame Morrible in Wicked. Kathy is currently taking a break from the Broadway National Tour of Charlie and The Chocolate Factory to perform at 6th Street Playhouse!

Carmen Mitchell* as Louise

Carmen grew up as a competitive figure skater and ballet dancer. She now works as a professional singer and actor. Her credits include many leading roles in musicals, short films, commercials, concerts, and professional ice shows. Some favorites include: “Christine Daae” in Phantom of the Opera, “Maria” in West Side Story, “Fantine” in Les Misérables, “Juliet” in Romeo & Juliet, and many others. Carmen is thrilled to be working with 6th St. again and is incredibly grateful for the opportunity to play this amazing role. Website:

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