doowop webMarblehead Children’s Theater presents
Doo Wop Wed Widing Hood

A 50’s Musical!

Book by Charlie Lovett
Music and Lyrics by Bill Francoeur
Directed by Lynda Johnson
Music Direction and Choreography by Janet Sheehan

May 6, 7 & 8, 2016


It’s the 1950s, hula-hoops are in high demand, and so is Little Red Riding Hood! Wise Prince Jason (winner of the Math Olympics and the Nobel Prize), Strong Prince Justin (who can bench pressmlt_children_logo_ver2 his own mother) and ordinary Loud Prince Frank all want to woo Red Riding Hood. There the king, the queen, a Fairy Godmother, the wolf, the dragon, the evil queen and Little Red’s couch-potato parents to set it all into musical motion.

Produced by special arrangement with Pioneer Drama Service, Inc., Englewood, Colorado

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tnt 2016Marblehead Little Theatre’s
TNT 2016
TOTALLY NEW THEATER FESTIVAL

Marblehead Little Theatres’s in-house new play development program, the TNT–Totally New Theater Collective, will hold its eighth annual festival on Saturday, May 28th at 8:00 pm at Marblehead Little Theatre.

In addition to original ten-minute plays, this year’s festival will also offer one-minute plays,
monologues and songs.

The 2015-16 collective includes Judith Black of Marblehead, Julia Bobkoff Sundlie of Marblehead, Richard  Fay of Lynnfield, Anne Lucas of Marblehead, Michael McClung of Swampscott, and Mary Beth Smith of  Rockport.

Marblehead resident Shari D. Frost produces the year-round collective and annual festival, and is also a participating playwright.

Frost is excited that this year’s festival will experiment with different short forms of dramatic storytelling and noted that, “this year’s plays explore compelling contemporary issues, themes and characters by both new TNT playwrights and old. We’ve got dramas and comedies — something for everyone — and an incredible cast lined up. It’s really shaping up to be our best festival yet.”

Admission to the TNT Festival is free, but there will be a suggested donation at the door which opens at 7:30pm at MLT, 12 School Street, Marblehead.

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BE14_Q1_030_MTI_LOGO_STACKED_BILLING_ABOVEMarblehead Little Theatre
Production of
Billy Elliot The Musical

Book and lyrics by LEE HALL
Music by ELTON JOHN
Originally Directed by STEPHEN DALDRY
Directed by Steve Black
Choreography by Lara Finn
Musical Direction by Lianne Goodwin

Coming  to the Firehouse June 24-July 3, 2016


 

 Auditions

Marblehead Little Theatre  Non- Equity auditions for  Billy Elliot The Musical.
Auditions will be held on May 1 for Children and on May 1 and May 3 for Adults. See Audition Page for more info.

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bestof broadwayMarblehead Little Theatre
presents
Best of Broadway

Directed by Anne Lucas

Coming to the Firehouse July/August 2016

BEST OF BROADWAY, a musical history of the great white way.
Trace broadway shows from first beginnings in the early 1900’s to our own century. Hold on to your hats for a fast and exciting musical ride!

Non-Equity Auditions May 11 and 12 – Click for details and to schedule an audition appointment

 

 

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Shakespeare in August

Marblehead Little Theatre and Rebel Shakespeare Company Summer Teen Shakespeare Initiative Performances August 19-28

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