7/28/15


Dear ATY Friends and Family,

Alaska Theatre of Youth is pleased to announce its 2015/2016 season of plays!  


 
The Phantom Tollbooth Jr
Music by  Arnold Black 
Lyrics by  Sheldon Harnick 
Book by  Norton Juster 
and  Sheldon Harnick 
Based on the Novel by Norton Juster

The exceptional tale of Milo, Tock, and a certain magic tollbooth is brought splendidly to life on stage in The Phantom Tollbooth JR. Adapted from Norton Juster's beloved children's book, this inventive musical features a melodious score by Arnold Black and witty lyrics full of wordplay by Pulitzer Prize and three-time TONY winner Sheldon Harnick (Fiddler On The Roof, She Loves Me). 

 October 16th and 24th at 7pm, October 17th at 3pm.  School Show October 20th

 This performance takes place at Out North Contemporary Art House, 3800 Debarr Road.

 

The Seussification of Romeo and Juliet
By Peter Bloedel

 A whimsical reinvention of Shakespeare's tragic love story, complete with rhymed couplets, creative wordplay, and fantastical machines -- similar to something Dr. Seuss might have come up with if he ever had his way with the script.

 October 17 and 23rd at 7pm, October 24th at 3pm.  School Show October 21st.

 This performance takes place at Out North Contemporary Art House, 3800 Debarr Road.

 

Thoroughly Modern Millie JR.
Book by  Richard Henry Morris and Dick Scanlan
New Music by  Jeanine Tesori 
New Lyrics by  Dick Scanlan 
Original Story and Screenplay by Richard Morris for the Universal Pictures Filmoan 

 In New York City in 1922, young Millie Dillmount has just moved to the big city in search of a new life for herself. It's a New York full of intrigue and jazz - in a time when women were entering the workforce and the rules of love and social behavior were changing forever.

 December 11th and 12th at 7pm, December 12th and 13th at 3pm.

 This performance takes place at the Sydney Lawrence Theatre in the ACPA, 621 W 6th Ave.




Gulliver’s Travels
Story by Jonathan Swift
Adapted for the stage by Don Fleming

 In this classic societal satire, we meet Doctor Lemuel Gulliver who has just discovered he has a grown son. In an attempt to get to know him, they settle in at the Star Tavern so Lemuel can recount his life story

 March 18th and 26th at 7pm, March 19th at 3pm

 This performance takes palce at Out North Contemporary Art House, 3800 Debarr Road.

 
ATY All Grown Up:
ATY is proud to launch a new program that caters specifically to the 15-24 year age range.  All Grown Up’s inaugural show will play opposite Gulliver’s Travels.  Keep your eyes on our website for more information, and we’ll announce a script within the next few months.

 March 19th and 25th at 7pm, March 26th at 3pm


This performance takes palce at Out North Contemporary Art House, 3800 Debarr Road.

 

For More Information, please email ATY at aty@alaskatheatreofyouth.org, or call us at 907.338.4901.

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