Q&A: Crofton Middle 'Music Man' Star Sydney Abbott
Sydney Abbott, 11, plays Martha in Crofton Middle School's presentation of "The Music Man."
Sixth-grader Sydney Abbott, spoke with Patch about the show and why you should make sure you have tickets.
Crofton Patch: What is your character or role in the production?
Sydney Abbott: I am Martha. She is on the school board, which turns into the Octet.
Crofton Patch: What is your favorite part of the show or why should people come see it?
Sydney: I love all of the dancing numbers, especially “Shipoopi.” People will love to see all of the dances and the fun music that is part of this show.
Crofton Patch: What is your favorite show or musical you have ever seen or heard performed?
Sydney: My favorite show that I have seen is Wicked. I sing the songs around the house all of the time. My favorite show that I have performed in is Alice In Wonderland.
Crofton Patch: What do you like to do besides performing?
Sydney: I like hanging out with my friends and singing wherever people will let me.
Crofton Patch: What do you want to be when you grow up?
Sydney: I dream of being a Broadway star and hope to help children believe in and to live their dreams just like I hope to live mine.
"The Music Man" will run March 8-10 and then March 15-17 at Crofton Middle. Those interested in purchasing tickets can do so by emailing CMStickets@gmail.com. Tickets are $7 a person.
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