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Youth Summer Theater (Ages 5-12)
Directed by Debbie Lunsford Chambers

Come join Winnie the Pooh and friends on an adventure in the Hundred Acre Wood, where Pooh is once again on the hunt for honey. Along the way, he, Tigger, Owl, Piglet and Rabbit must hatch a plan to rescue Christopher Robin from the mysterious Backson, while learning important lessons about friendship and teamwork.

Auditions: June 12 & 13, 2017 - 6-8:30pm
Rehearsals: June 15, 2017 - July 20, 2017 - 6-8:30pm
Performances: July 21, 2017 - 7:30pm
July 22, 2017 - 3:00pm
July 23, 2017 - 3:00pm

 

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Youth Summer Theater (Ages 13-17)
Directed by Kathy Ferrell

Set during the last years of New York City's celebrated High School for the Performing Arts on 46th Street, Fame Junior is the bittersweet but ultimately inspiring story of a diverse group of students as they commit to four years of grueling artistic and academic work. With candor, humor, and insight, the show explores the issues that confront many young people today.

*Auditioners should be prepare a song from a musical and wear clothing/shoes they can dance in.*

Auditions: June 14, 2017 - 6-8:30pm
Rehearsals: June 15, 2017 - August 3, 2017 - 6-8:30pm
Performances: August 4, 2017 - 7:30pm
August 5, 2017 - 7:30pm
August 6, 2017 - 3:00pm

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Young Frankenstein

Roxboro Little Theater (Ages 16 and up)

Directed by Ray Pearce

Grandson of the infamous Victor Frankenstein, Frederick Frankenstein inherits his family’s estate in Transylvania. With the help of a hunch backed side-kick, Igor, and a leggy lab assistant, Inga,  Frederick finds himself in the mad scientist shoes of his ancestors. “It’s alive!” he exclaims as he brings to life a creature to rival his grandfather’s. Eventually, of course, the monster escapes and hilarity continuously abounds. (Ages 16 and up due to some adult content.)

 

Auditions: August 7 & 8, 2017 - 7:30-9:00pm
Rehearsal: August 10, 2017 - October 12, 2017  7:30-9:00pm
Performances: October 13, 2017 - 7:30pm
October 14, 2017 - 7:30pm
October 15, 2017 - 3:00pm

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A Christmas Carol

Roxboro Little Theater

  Directed by Eddy Daniel

“Bah. Humbug!” These immortal words, made famous by Ebenezer Scrooge in Charles Dickens’ timeless classic A CHRISTMAS CAROL IN PROSE, have come to be associated with one of the most famous and best-loved Christmas classics in the world. Person County Hee Haw writer / director Eddy Daniel’s new adaptation of Scrooge’s experiences and the menagerie of colorful characters in Dickens’ immortal story come to life on the Kirby stage this year. Join Scrooge on his spiritual journey from miserable, penny-pinching, despicable old curmudgeon to “as good a man as the old town ever knew,” with help along the way from the ghosts of Jacob Marley, Christmas Past, Christmas Present, and Christmas Future and a large cast of villagers and supporting players from every walk of life in mid-1800s London. Very few stories have captivated all ages as completely as this heart-warming tale of one man’s transformation by the power of the Spirit of Christmas. Your Christmas season is guaranteed to be richer when you join us for A CHRISTMAS CAROL!

Auditions: October 2 & 3, 2017 - 6:30-8:30pm
Rehearsal: October 16, 2017 - December 14, 2017  6:30-8:30pm
Performances: December 15, 2017 - 7:30pm
  December 16, 2017 - 7:30pm
  December 17, 2017 - 3:00pm

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Dream Girls

Roxboro Little Theater

 Directed by Fred Motley

Directed by Fred Motley

Dreamgirls is the story of three black singers - Deena, Lorrell, and Effie who began as a group called the Dreamettes. They start as three talented, close friends and gradually sharpen their act and rename themselves "The Dreams". They enter a talent show held in New York's Apollo Theatre. Disappointed in their failure to win the contest, they attract the attention of a sly tongued talent agent named Curtis Taylor, Jr. Curtis' connections get the girls hired as a backup act to James Thunder Early, a rising pop singing star. Little do they know of the hard, competitive world of show business.

Auditions: February 19 & 20, 2018 - 6:30-8:30pm
Rehearsal: February 21, 2018 - April 26, 2018  6:30-8:30pm
Performances: April 27, 2018 - 7:30pm
  April 28, 2018 - 7:30pm
  April 29, 2018 - 3:00pm


 

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This project was supported by the N.C. Arts Council, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.