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A heavenly touch in Toby's 'Sister Act'

A heavenly touch in Toby's 'Sister Act'

Toby's Dinner Theatre of Columbia is presenting a lively and faithful version of "Sister Act," the tale of a brassy lounge singer who seeks a protective hideaway in a nuns' convent, and find much more.

Based on the 1992 movie starring Whoopi Goldberg, "Sister Act" is directed at Toby's by Lawrence B. Munsey, twice Helen Hayes co-director nominee with Toby Orenstein and masterful costume designer of numerous acclaimed shows. Here, he sets a benchmark for dynamic pace and energy that infuses the cast and propels the non-stop action.

"Sister Act" is a 2011 musical by Grammy and Academy Award-winning composer Alan Menken, with lyrics by Tony and...