Musical Theatre of Anthem Announces 2013-14 Season

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Musical Theatre of Anthem (MTA) is proud to announce its 2013-2014 season filled with something for everyone, including award-winning musicals, original works, a straight play and a holiday show. MTA will produce over 10 shows next season, offering tremendous opportunities for performers of all ages, including no-cut productions for performers ages 6-19.

 

The theatre received 77 award nominations last season, garnering nine National Youth Arts awards and six ariZoni awards.

 

“We are very excited to bring an innovative and musically-challenging season, including many well-known and beloved musicals, an original teen drama, and Disney favorites,” said Jackie Hammond, MTA’s producing artistic director. “We set the bar high, and our performers always rise to the occasion, so we know they can handle this wonderfully intricate season.”

 

MTA’s sixth season includes the following productions:

September 5 – 8: “Carrie” (ages 15 to adult; no-cut for ages 15 – 19)

October 3 – 6: “Oro and Leona” (no-cut for ages 6 – 9)

October 24 – 27: “Disney’s Alice in Wonderland Jr.” (no-cut for ages 10 – 14)

November 14 – 17: “Broken Paths” (no-cut for ages 13 – 19)

February 20 – 23, 2014: “Freckleface Strawberry” (no-cut for ages 10 – 12)

February 27 – March 2, 2014: “42nd Street” (no-cut for ages 13 – 19)

March 6 – 9, 2014: “Disney’s Cinderella KIDS” (no-cut for ages 6 – 9)

April 17 – 20, 2014: “Pied Piper of Hamelin” (no-cut for ages 10 – 12)

May 15 – 18, 2014: “Disney’s Aristocats KIDS” (no-cut for ages 6 – 9)

May 28 – June 1, 2014: “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” (ages 10-adult; no-cut for ages 10 – 19)

 

Also included in the season is a Holiday Show in December and MTA’s annual benefit show to be held February 8, 2014. In addition to 10-plus shows next season, MTA will continue to offer audition preparation workshops, acting intensive classes, a full summer program, and zumba classes. MTA also offers MTA Minis, six week sessions for ages 3-5 with themes such as Disney and Broadway.

 

All shows take place at MTA’s theater at 42323 N. Vision Way in Anthem. Reserved seating tickets may be purchased online. Adult tickets are $18 and students, seniors and children 12 and under are $15.

 

www.musicaltheatreofanthem.org