MAHOPAC, N.Y. - The Mahopac High School Drama Club brought some dark comedy to the stage April 26-28 with performances of “The Addams Family,” a musical comedy that brings to life the world of Gomez, Morticia, Uncle Fester, Grandma, Wednesday, Pugsley and, of course, Lurch. The new musical was created by Jersey Boys authors Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice, with composer/lyricist Andrew Lippa.

The Mahopac production was directed by teachers Christopher Purr, Jennifer Vera and Sonya Velez. The play starred Charlie Giacomo (Gomez); Sophia Sayegh (Morticia); Zachary Cummins (Uncle Fester); Daniela Cardarelli (Wednesday); Adrianna DiNobile (Grandma Addams); Jack Byrnes (Pugsley); William Mercado (Lurch); Joshua Gorelick (Lucas Beineke); Tommy Joia (Mal Beineke); and Emma Lubbers (Alice Beineke).