|Rick & Terri D'Onofrio
Stages Productions is pleased to announce our 2016-2017 touring season, representing 29 years of excellence in professional family theatre! Look what we have in store for you!
SCHOOL HOUSE ROCK LIVE! (September - October 2016)
The Emmy Award - winning 1970's pop culture phenomenon comes to the musical stage! The action begins when a young school teacher nervous about his first day of teaching, tries to relax by watching TV. Suddenly the Schoolhouse Rock bunch appear in his home and help him to instruct his students on a variety of subjects including Math, Science, History, Politics and Grammar. Through a series of classic songs like "Unpack Your Adjectives" , "Just A Bill" and "Conjunction Junction" this multimedia treat shows a whole new generation of young people that learning can be as fun as you choose to make it.
* CURRICULUM CONNECTIONS: Coming Soon
LET FREEDOM SING (October - November 2016)
Uncle Sam says "I want you" to celebrate American history with Stages Productions musical revue, "Let Freedom Sing!" This high-energy firecracker explodes with knowledge about our great nation; from her birth in 1776, through the dark days of the Civil War and right into 2009 with the inauguration of our new president. Filled with colorful songs and characters like Betsy Ross, Abraham Lincoln and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. this multi-media event will rekindle your appreciation for our homeland's past and leave you proud to be an American.
* CURRICULUM CONNECTIONS: Reading, Rhyming, Culture, History.
SANTA'S HOLIDAY REVUE (December 2016)
SANTA'S HOLIDAY REVUE is a fast-paced, rollicking musical that takes a joyous ‘round the world tour of the dances, songs and stories from Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa and many more. Students will sing, clap and tap along as they learn new and old traditions, customs and folklore that instill the magic of the season. This wonderful jubilee creates a memorable and heart-warming experience that celebrates the true spirit of cultural diversity.
* CURRICULUM CONNECTIONS: Social Studies, Diversity, World Culture.
CHARLOTTE'S WEB (January - February 2017)
Based on E.B. White's best- selling children's paperback book of all time, Charlotte's Web tells the story of a pig named Wilbur and his friendship with an extraordinary barn spider named Charlotte. When Wilbur is in danger of a trip to the butcher, Charlotte is determined to save him. She begins her campaign with the "miracle" of her web in which she writes, "Some Pig" to persuade the farmer to let him live. It's the beginning of a victorious plot which ultimately ends with the now safe Wilbur doing what is most important to Charlotte. This beautiful, knowing play about friendship, sacrifice, compassion and bravery will weave its way into your heart and leave your audiences totally enchanted.
* CURRICULUM CONNECTIONS: Coming Soon.