Alaska Theatre of Youth's 30th Anniversary Season!

Date/Time

Oct 18, 2013 to Mar 7, 2014

Description

Buy tickets for ATY’s 30th Anniversary Season at www.centertix.com or contact the office directly at admin@alaskatheatreofyouth.org or (907) 338-4901 for a season subscription discount.

 

Sleepy Hollow – A Musical Tale

A Twist on the Creepy Classic

Friday, October 18th at 7pm

Saturday, October 26th at 2pm & 7pm

It's the classic and ultimate scary tale - with a twist. On Halloween night, when three modern-day kids decide to trick-or-treat at the old abandoned "Crane House", they are magically transported right into the middle of the classic tale of Ichabod Crane, Brom Bones, Katie Van Tassel, and -of course- the Headless Horseman! Spooky and hilarious moments abound in this far-out time-travel tale, as the three kids cope with life in 1790 and figure out how to find their way back home.

 

The Secret Garden

Discover the Mystery and Magic

Saturday, October 19th at 2pm & 7pm

Friday, October 25th at 7pm

The literary classic you've loved for years is brought to life by the young actors of the Alaska Theatre of Youth. When orphaned Mary Lennox comes to live at her uncle's great house on the Yorkshire moors, she finds it full of secrets. Outside, she meets Dickon, a magical boy who can charm and talk to animals. Mary discovers the most mysterious wonder of all - a secret garden, which has been completely forgotten for years and years. Is everything in the garden dead, or can Mary help bring it back to life?

 

Godspell, Jr.

From the Broadway Musical

Friday, December 6th at 7pm

Saturday, December 14th at 2pm & 7pm

The beloved musical by two-time Academy Award winner Stephen Schwartz adapted for young actors and family audiences. Based on the Gospel according to St. Matthew, and featuring a sparkling score, Godspell, Jr. boasts a string of well-loved songs, including the international hit, "Day by Day." Drawing from various theatrical traditions, such as clowning, pantomine, charades, acrobatics and vaudeville, Godspell Jr.is a unique reflection on the life of Jesus, with a message of kindness, tolerance and love.                                                      

 

Wind in the Willows

The High-Spirited Adventure

Saturday, December 7th at 2pm & 7pm

Friday, December 13th at 7pm

What begins as a peaceful summer on the River is soon disrupted by Toad and his obsession with motorcars. After crashing several cars, he then steals one and lands himself in jail. His friends, Mole, Badger, and Water Rat make every effort to protect Toad's residence, Toad Hall, but are instead ousted by the Ferrets and Weasels of the Wild Wood. Will Toad escape from jail and regain Toad Hall? Will he learn a lesson about his boastful and impetuous ways? A spirited adaptation of a timeless classic.

 

The Magical Adventures of Merlin

A Musical in Medieval Britain

Friday, February 28th, 2014 at 7pm

Saturday, March 8th, 2014 at 2pm & 7pm

The Magic of Friendship! In days of old, when knights roamed the kingdom, a young apprentice wizard named Merlin is learning how to become a great sorcerer. This coming-of-age tale will share the backstory of Merlin, his boyhood friend King Arthur, and the beautiful, bewitching Morgana as teens in mythical medieval Britain. Magical surprises are around every corner in this enchanted musical adventure.

 

Anne of Green Gables

From the Heartwarming Novel

Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 2pm & 7pm

Friday, March 7th, 2014 at 7pm

Share the adventures of Anne Shirley and her "best friend for life", Diana Barry, as they travel from childhood to maturity in this heartwarming adaptation which beautifully captures the highlights of the classic novel. The Cuthberts ask for an orphan boy to help take care of Green Gables, but the orphanage sends Anne - an independent, red-headed, freckle-faced girl who changes their lives and touches the hearts of all who come to know and love her. This sweet and sincere rendition of the classic novel will open hearts and minds.

Cost

Youth $10, Adult $15

Location

View map Alaska Center for the Performing Arts
621 W. 6th Ave.
Sydney Laurence Theatre
Anchorage, AK

Additional Information

Sponsor

Alaska Theatre of Youth

Phone

(907) 338-4901

Contact name

Rachel Overstreet / Jessica Jacob

Contact email

admin@alaskatheatreofyouth.org

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