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The Toxic Avenger

July 7, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - July 21, 2017 @ 7:30 pm

More details and ticket link will be posted after our current show ends on May 20th.

Be sure to follow this event page for updates! Join us in July for “The Toxic Avenger”!

>DATES: July 7, 8, 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, and 22
Directed by Jerry Yearout, Music Director Allen Lindsey

Based on Lloyd Kaufman’s cult film and winner of the Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Off-Broadway Musical, “The Toxic Avenger” is a charming love story and laugh-out-loud musical that has it all: an unlikely hero, his beautiful girlfriend, a corrupt New Jersey mayor and two guys who play… well, everyone else … bullies, mobsters, old Ladies and stiletto-wearing back up singers.

With book and lyrics by Joe DiPietro and music and lyrics by David Bryan, the show also features the most memorable and unbelievable duet you’ll ever see on any stage.

Melvin Ferd, the Third, wants to clean up Tromaville, the most polluted town in New Jersey (just off Exit 13B on the Turnpike). Foiled by the mayor’s bullies, Melvin is dumped into a vat of radioactive toxic waste, only to reemerge as The Toxic Avenger, New Jersey’s first superhero. Affectionately known as Toxie, our new hero is a seven-foot mutant freak with superhuman strength and a heart as big as Newark. He’s out to save New Jersey, end global warming, and woo the blind librarian in town. It’s a toxic love story with an environmental twist! The Toxic Avenger will leave audiences laughing in the aisles as it rocks the house!


July 7, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
July 21, 2017 @ 7:30 pm


Sunset Players
1945 Dunham Way
Cincinnati, OH 45238 United States


Sunset Players