YOUTH STAGE 2019 SEASON

Mary Poppins Jr.

Mar. 07 – Mar. 15, 2019

Music and Lyrics by Richard and Robert Sherman, George Stiles and Anthony Drewe. Book by Julian Fellowes. Co-Created by Cameron Mackintosh

Based on one of the most popular Disney movies of all time and the Broadway musical that played for over 2,500 performances and received multiple Olivier and Tony Awards nominations, Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect Broadway Junior musical!

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Into the Woods Jr.

May. 16 – May. 24, 2019

Book by James Lapine, Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Be careful what you wish for as Stephen Sondheim's and James Lapine's cockeyed fairytale about wishes and the choices we make comes to life in this adaptation of their groundbreaking, Tony Award-winning musical. Journey through the woods with all of your favorite characters - Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack (and his beanstalk) and the Witch in this lyrically rich retelling of classic Brothers Grimm fables.

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Disney’s Peter Pan Jr.

Jul. 22 – Aug. 02, 2019

Music and Lyrics by: George Bruns, Winston Hibler, Ted Sears, Sammy Fain and others. Music adapted, arranged and additional lyrics by Eric Svejcar. Book and additional Lyrics by David Zellnik

Based on the Disney film and J.M. Barrie's enchanting play, Disney's Peter Pan JR. is a modern version of the timeless tale about a boy who wouldn't grow up... with no flying required! The score includes new arrangements of classic Disney songs and a story featuring one rousing adventure after another.

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Disney’s Winnie the Pooh Kids

Oct. 21 – Nov. 08, 2019

Music and Lyrics by Richard and Robert Sherman, Richard and Kristen Lopez and Will Van Dyke. Book and additional lyrics by Cheryl Davis

Welcome to the Hundred Acre Wood, where Winnie the Pooh is once again in search of honey. Along the way, he meets his pals, Tigger, Piglet, Rabbit, and Owl, but soon discovers that Christopher Robin has been captured by the mysterious Backson! As they prepare for a rescue operation, the animals learn about teamwork, friendship and, of course... sharing snacks. HCTO is proud to present Winnie The Pooh Kids as our 2nd annual TYA (Theatre for Young Audiences) show! We are doing many weekday student matinees with a talkback discussion that we know your students will learn from! We provide pre-show and post-show study guides when you purchase your tickets. We'd love to see your school there! Call the box office for ticket information: 801.226.8600 ~ School Matinees: October 22, 23, 24, 25, 29, 30 at 10:00am November 1, 5, 6, 7, 8 at 10:00am $4.00 per student ticket *Title 1 schools, please contact Linda@hcto.org for a discount. ~ General Public Performances: October 21, 25, 28 at 4:30pm November 1, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 at 4:30pm

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A Christmas Carol, Youth Edition

Dec. 04 – Dec. 07, 2019

By Charles Dickens book adapted by Ryan Radebaugh Choral arrangements by David Smith

Relive this cherished tale, as we venture through Christmas of Past, Present and Future with Ebenezer Scrooge in this heartfelt musical based on the classic Charles Dickens story. Brimming with Christmas spirit, authentic costumes and theatrical magic, our annual production celebrates the timeless Spirit of Christmas.

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