Madison’s Overture Center Features AFT’s “Guys & Does”

Wisconsin born and based musical Guys & Does, produced and presented by Door County’s famed American Folklore Theatre, will take up residence in The Playhouse at Overture Center for the Arts in Madison from Tuesday, Jan. 11 – Sunday, Jan. 23.

The book and lyrics for Guys & Does are by Frederick “Doc” Heide and Lee Becker. Music is by Paul Libman.

AFT Artistic Director Jeffrey Herbst directs the production. Milwaukee actor Bo Johnson plays Fritz, Lee Becker plays Duane, and Doug Mancheski (Guys on Ice) is featured in dual comic roles as a Texas biggame hunter and the talking deer. Sets are by Broadway designer James Maronek and costumes are by Neen Rock.

This production was made possible through the Pleasant Rowland Great Performance Fund for Theater, a component fund of the Madison Community Foundation.

Tickets are $34, $29 for seniors and $20 for students. For more information and/or to purchase tickets, visit the Overture Center tickets office, call 608.258.4141 or visit