Civic 2016-2017 Season – Youth Theatre

A Civic Production
July 29 – 31
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Disney's Beauty and the Beast Jr.

Music by Alan Menken
Lyrics by Howard Ashman & Tim Rice
Book by Linda Woolverton
July 29 – 31, 2016
at Monon Depot Theatre
Directed by Julie Doan

The Curtains Up Summer Camp presents Disney's Beauty and the Beast Jr. Based on the original Broadway production that ran for over thirteen years and was nominated for nine Tony Awards, and the Academy Award-winning motion picture, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast JR. is a fantastic adaptation of the story of transformation and tolerance. Disney’s Beauty and the Beast JR. features some of the most popular songs ever written by Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman, along with new songs by Mr. Menken and Tim Rice...Show details

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A Civic Production
October 14 – 16
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Based on the book by Roald Dahl
Dramatized by Richard R. George
October 14 – 16, 2016
at Monon Depot Theatre
Directed by Abby McClure

The eccentric owner of the greatest chocolate factory in the world has decided to open the doors of his factory to five lucky children and their parents, and hides five golden tickets beneath the wrappers of his famous chocolate bars. Join Charlie Bucket in his hunt for a golden ticket and his adventurous tour of Willy Wonka’s world-famous Chocolate Factory!Show details

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A Civic Production
December 2 – 11
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Elf the Musical, Jr.

Book by Thomas Meehan and Bob Martin, Music by Matthew Sklar, Lyrics by Chad Beguelin
Based on the New Line Cinema film written by David Berenbaum
December 2 – 11, 2016
at Monon Depot Theatre
Directed by Julie Doan

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Buddy the elf is raised at the North Pole, unaware that he is actually a human until his enormous size and poor toy-making abilities cause him to face the truth. He embarks on a journey to New York City to find his birth father and discover his true identity. Buddy is determined to win over his new family and help New York remember the true meaning of Christmas.Show details

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A Civic Production
February 17 – 19
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John Lennon and Me

by Cherie Bennett
February 17 – 19, 2017
at Monon Depot Theatre
Directed by Kate Martin

Hollywood-wannabe, Star, the ultimate Beatles fan, spends most of her time in the hospital, where she confronts cystic fibrosis with her imagination. Star’s new roommate, Courtney, is Star's opposite—a pretty cheerleader and apparently not very sick. Eventually they come to understand each other, and ultimately, themselves.Show details

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A Civic Production
March 3 – 5
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Harriet the Spy

by Leslie Brody
From the book by Louise Fitzhugh
March 3 – 5, 2017
at Monon Depot Theatre
Directed by Melinda Miller

Harriet is a spy. In her notebook, she writes about everyone, even her classmates and best friends. When Harriet loses track of her notebook and it ends up in the wrong hands, her friends read the always truthful, sometimes awful things she’s written about them. Will Harriet find a way to put her life and her friendships back together?Show details

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A Civic Production
June 23 – 24
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Macbeth

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William Shakespeare
June 23 – 24, 2017
at the Haan Mansion Museum of Indiana Art, 920 E State St

The Civic Youth Theatre Summer Theatre Institute presents "Macbeth" by William Shakespeare.

Thought to have been first performed in 1606, "The Tragedy of Macbeth" dramatizes the damaging physical and psychological effects of political ambition on those who seek power for its own sake...Show times and details

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