Monday, August 1, 2016
CHARLOTTE'S WEB, THE MUSICAL - Valley Youth Theatre - October 7 - 23, 2016
October 7 – 23, 2016
Pull your boots on and come on over to the Zuckerman Barn… home to all the fun and unforgettable animals from E.B. White's beloved classic story. Experience this is a new musical version of Charlotte’s Web with music and lyrics by Charles Strouse (Annie, 'Bye, 'Bye Birdie) and book by Joseph Robinette (national award-winning children's playwright). This thrilling musical score includes "Eating," Wilbur the pig's humorous yet poignant song about growing up; "Who Says We Can't Be Friends," an enchanting duet between Wilbur and his new-found companion Charlotte; "Welcome to the Zuckerman Barn," featuring all the story's unforgettable animals in a hand-clapping, toe-tapping hoe-down; and "Summer," a haunting, nostalgic chorus number which evokes a time and place memory from everyone's childhood. A joyous musical offers audiences of every age a very special experience.
Tickets on sale to VYT MEMBERS: August 1, 2016
Tickets on sale to the public: August 8, 2016
Friday(s): Oct. 7 | 7:30pm
Saturday(s): Oct. 8, 15 & 22 | 12:00pm & 3:30pm
Sunday(s): Oct. 9, 16 & 23 | 12:30pm & 4:00pm
Adapted by Joseph Robinette. Music and lyrics by Charles Strouse. Based on the book by E.B. White. "Produced by special arrangement with THE DRAMATIC PUBLISHING COMPANY of Woodstock, Illinois"
All performances are at the VYT Theatre at 525 North First Street Phoenix, AZ 85004.
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