2018/19 Season

 

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Blueberries for Sal


September 21 – October 28, 2018

Blueberries 70th anniversary and World Premiere co-commission with New York City’s Children’s Theatre

Based on the book "Blueberries for Sal" by Robert McCloskey
Written by Sandra Eskin and Michael J. Bobbitt
Book, Music and Lyrics by William Yanesh
Directed by Jess Jung
All performances held in Glen Echo Park
Recommended for all ages

 

Kuplink, kuplank, kuplunk! Sal and her mother are picking delicious blueberries to can for the long winter months ahead to make delicious desserts. On the other side of Maine's Blueberry Hill, a mama bear and baby bear are filling up for the long hybernation. But somehow Sal and a baby bear have a mixed up adventure and lose their mothers!

 

 
 
Fancy Nancy's Splendiferous Christmas


November 16, 2018 – January 6, 2019

 

Based on the book "Fancy Nancy's Splendiferous Christmas" by Jane O'Connor and Robin Preiss Glasser
Book by Cara Lustik and Matthew Hardy
Music by Randy Klein
Lyrics by Matthew Hardy
Directed by Stevie Zimmerman
All performances held in Glen Echo Park
Recommended for all ages

 

What could be fancier than Christmas? Presents with elegant wrapping paper, festive decorations, Christmas cookies with sprinkles-and who could forget the tree? After all, there is no such thing as too much tinsel. Oohlala! This year, Nancy is especially excited. After selling some of her old gowns and accessories, Nancy has enough money to buy a brand-new sparkly tree topper. She can't wait to decorate the Christmas tree. But when things don't turn out the way Nancy planned, will Christmas still be splendiferous?

 

 

 

 

Huckleberry Finn's Big River


February 8 – March 10, 2019

 

World premiere co- production with The Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma, in association with Rogers and Hammerstein Theatricals and First Stage 

Based on the classic by Mark Twain and the Tony Award winning Big River
Book by William Hauptman
Music and Lyrics by Roger Miller
New arrangements and orchestrations by William Yanesh
Directed by Michael Baron
All performances held in Glen Echo Park
Recommended for all ages

 

Twain's timeless classic sweeps us down the mighty Mississippi as the irrepressible Huck Finn helps his friend Jim, a slave, escape to freedom at the mouth of the Ohio River. Touching and timeless, this tale of friendship against all odds is recreated for young audiences as two best friends demonstrate the power of changing the world.

 

 
 
Winnie the Pooh


March 29 – May 26, 2019

Based on the book by A.A. Milne
Adapted for the stage by le Clanché du Rand
Directed by Shirley Serotosky
All performances held in Glen Echo Park
Recommended for all ages

 

Winnie the Pooh would spend every day of life humming tunes and stopping frequently to eat "a little something." But today, Pooh and Piglet have to find the Heffalump, watch Rabbit scheme to rid the forest of Kanga’s dreaded bathtub, and help Eeyore search for his tail. Pooh's intentions are always the best, but his passion for honey and condensed milk keeps getting him into trouble.

 

 
 
The Cat in the Hat


June 21 – August 18, 2019

 

Based on the book by Dr. Seuss
Play Originally Produced by the National Theatre of Great Britain
Adapted and Originally Directed by Katie Mitchell
Directed by Adam Immerwhar

 

From the moment his tall, red-and-white-striped hat appears around the door, Sally and her brother know that the cat in the hat is the funniest, most mischievous cat they have ever met. With the trickiest of tricks and craziest of ideas, he is certainly fun to play with. And he turns a rainy afternoon into an amazing adventure. But what will mom find when she gets home...?

 

 

 

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