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Sharon Cuneo featured in Elgin Theatre Company's 'Sex Please We're Sixty'.

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  • North Aurora actress, Sharon Cuneo, joins the cast of Elgin Theatre Company's 'Sex Please We're Sixty'.

    North Aurora actress, Sharon Cuneo, joins the cast of Elgin Theatre Company's 'Sex Please We're Sixty'.

Kathleen Malick

In 'Sex Please We're Sixty' Mrs. Stancliffe's successful Rose Cottage Bed & Breakfast has guests that return yearly. Her neighbor, Bud 'Bud the Stud' Davis believes they come to spend time with him in romantic liaisons. Her other neighbor, Henry Mitchell is a retired chemist and has developed a pill to increase the libido of menopausal women. The fun begins when Bud attempts to entertain the guests Victoria Ambrose, Hillary Hudson, and Charmaine Beauregard. The mayhem ensues and then all the women find their lives moving in new and surprising directions.

Sharon Cuneo has appeared in over 50 theater productions, both in southern California and in the suburban Chicago area. She has played the lead roles of Kate in Broadway Bound and Bess in Breakfast with Les and Bess. She was also seen as Dora in Equus, as Bernice Roth in The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940, Clairee in Steel Magnolias, Mina Harker in a 2011 premier version of Dracula in Naperville and many others. An Illinois native and graduate of Northern Illinois University, she also previously worked in television production on Paul Harvey Comments and the former MacNeil-Lehrer News in Chicago, and for Hanna Barbera Productions in Los Angeles.

Elgin Theatre Company has a night of laughs in store for you in their January show. Sex Please, We're Sixty is a comedy where you will have a rollicking good time! From January 11th-27th at the Kimball Street Theater in Elgin. This is ETC's second production of the 2012-2013 season.

This production has an adult theme.

The cast features Harry Davis of Aurora, Nancy Braus of Schaumburg, Andrew Ross of Elgin, Janette Spink of Elgin, Sharon Cuneo of North Aurora, and Nicolette Chelios of Schaumburg. The play is directed by Linda Collins and produced by Jeff Benchley.

Performances will be held on January 11-13, 18-20, and 25-27 at the Kimball Street Theater of the Elgin Academy. Show times are 8pm on Fridays and Saturdays; and 2pm on Sundays. The theater is located at the northeast corner of Kimball Street and Dundee Avenue in downtown Elgin.

Tickets are $15/adults and $12/seniors. Group rates are available. For reservations or more information, please call 847-741-0532, email or visit This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency.

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