2017 FALL FAMILY MATINEE SHOWS
YES VIRGINIA!, The Musical
November 24 & 25 at 7pm, December 2, 3, 9, 10, 16 & 17 at 2pm
Music by Wesley Whatley. Book and Lyrics by William Schermerhorn.
Adapted from the animated special and storybook by Chris Plehal
Eight-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon has always loved Christmas. When a classmate asks “Is there a Santa Claus?” Virginia sets out to prove he is real. She writes a letter to Francis Church, the editor of The New York Sun. The answer she receives is one that will become the most famous newspaper editorial of all time and proving once and for all, “Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus.”
Junie B. Jones, The Musical
September 30, October 1, 7, 14, 15, 21, 22 & 28 at 2pm
Tea Parties on October 1, 15 & 22
Book and lyrics by Marcy Heisler
Music by Zina Goldrich
Adapted from the JUNIE B. JONES Series of books by Barbara Park
It’s Junie B.’s first day of first grade, and things have changed: Junie’s friend, Lucille, doesn’t want to be her BFF anymore. Also, Junie has trouble reading the blackboard and she may need glasses. Throw in a friendly cafeteria lady, a kickball tournament and a “Top-Secret Personal Beeswax Journal,” and first grade has never been more exciting.