Capitol Steps
State Theatre Presents

Capitol Steps

Performers:
Capitol Steps
$38.50 - $48.50
All Ages
State Theatre Presents

The Capitol Steps were born in December, 1981 when some staffers for Senator Charles Percy were planning entertainment for a Christmas party. Ronald Reagan was President when the Steps began, so co-founders Elaina Newport, Bill Strauss and Jim Aidala figured that if entertainers could become politicians, then politicians could become entertainers! Their first idea was to stage a nativity play, but in the whole Congress they couldn't find three wise men or a virgin! So, they decided to dig into the headlines of the day, and created song parodies & skits which conveyed a special brand of satirical humor that was as popular in Peoria as it was on Pennsylvania Avenue.

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Venue Information:
State Theatre of Ithaca - (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
107 West State St.
Ithaca, NY, 14850