2019-20 Season of Shows
EMMA! A POP MUSICAL
Emma, a senior at Highbury Prep, is certain she knows what’s best for her classmates’ love lives, and is determined to find the perfect boyfriend for shy sophomore Harriet by the end of the school year. But will Emma’s relentless matchmaking get in the way of finding her own happiness?
Like 'Clueless', 'Emma, A Pop Musical' is a modernization based on Jane Austen’s classic novel 'Emma'. This sparkling new musical features the hit songs of legendary girl groups and iconic female singers from The Supremes, The Ronettes, Cyndi Lauper, Whitney Houston, Katy Perry, and many more! Girl power has never sounded so good!
This is a Youth Musical with ages 6th through 12th grade.
Directed by Jeremiah Dunmyer
Assisted Direction by Jennifer Dunmyer and Sydney Raymond
August 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18
Jonas' world is perfect. Everything is under control and safe. There is no war or fear or pain. There are also no choices. Every person is assigned a role in the community. But when Jonas turns 12, he is chosen for special training from The Giver—to receive and keep the memories of the community. The Giver is the only person who holds the memories of real pain and real joy. Now Jonas will learn the truth about life—and the hypocrisy of his utopian world. Through this astonishing and moving adaptation, discover what it means to grow up, to grow wise, and to take control of your own destiny.
This is a Drama Play and is for all ages as needed.
Directed by Cody Smither
Assisted Direction by
October 10, 11, 12, 13
ABBA's hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman's search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter's quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother's past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago.
The story-telling magic of ABBA's timeless songs propels this enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship, creating an unforgettable show. A large cast, non-stop laughs and explosive dance numbers combine to make Mamma Mia! a guaranteed smash hit you don't want to miss! A mother. A daughter. Three possible dads. And a trip down the aisle you'll never forget!
Directed by Jeremiah Dunmyer & Eugene Stroud
February 20, 21, 22, 23, 27, 28, 29
The enchanting modern classic from Disney is ready for you! Frozen JR. brings Elsa, Anna, and the magical land of Arendelle to life onstage. The show features all of the songs from the animated film, plus five new songs written for the Broadway production.
With a cast of beloved characters and loaded with magic, adventure, and plenty of humor, Frozen JR. is sure to thaw even the coldest heart!
Directed by Brock and Amie Thornsbrough
April 24, 25, 26
May 1, 2, 3
Season Closing Show