First Act: 'Sweet Charity' follows woman's pursuit for love

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - A taxi dancer with bad taste in men sees her love life make a complete 180.

Sweet Charity premieres Friday. May 18 at Thalian Hall and runs through May 27, 2018.

The show stars Hunter Wyatt and Dianne Marchese.

The musical follows Charity Hope Valentine, a taxi dancer with a heart of gold but zero taste in men.

Could her luck change when she meets a man in a night-school elevator?

It is based on the Fellini film Nights of Cabiria. The book is by Neil Simon with music by Cy Coleman and lyrics by Dorothy Fields.

"If They Could See Me Now" and "Big Spender" are just two of the popular songs from the show.

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