Young Rep Productions

10 Ways to Survive the Zombie Apocalypse
Young Rep Play (ages 7-13)
by Don Zolidis
Directed by Irina Zaurov
May 3, 4 & 5, 2019

It’s the end of the world and hordes of rampaging zombies are about to kill you. What do you do? Try your hand at kung fu against the undead? Attempt to reason with creatures that would rather eat brains than use them? Turn to this handy and hilarious guide to survive the apocalypse! (Hint: sacrifice the weak is step number one.)

 

West Side Story: School Edition
Teen Musical (ages 14-20)
Based on a Conception of Jerome Robbins
Book by: Arthur Laurents
Music by: Leonard Bernstein
Lyrics by: Stephen Sondheim
Originally Produced on Broadway by Robert E. Griffith and Harold S. Prince By Arrangement with Roger L. Stevens
Directed by Julie Zatko
July 11, 12, 13, & 14, 2019

From the original Broadway production through several revivals, West Side Story has garnered numerous prestigious award nominations and wins, including 14 Tony nominations and three Tony awards, a Drama Desk award, and a remarkable 10 Academy Awards for the film adaptation.

Young lovers struggle to survive in a world of prejudice and violence between warring street gangs, the Sharks and the Jets. West Side Story is one of the most memorable musicals and greatest love stories of all time. Book by Arthur Laurents, score by Leonard Bernstein and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, West Side Story transports Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet to the streets of New York City in this landmark Broadway musical considered one of the American musical theatre's finest accomplishments.

 

Disney's Aladdin Jr.
Young Rep Musical (ages 7-13)
Music by Alan Menken, Lyrics by Howard Ashman, Tim Rice, Chad Beguelin, Book by Chad Beguelin
Based on the Disney film written by Ron Clements, John Musker, Ted Elliott & Terry Rossio and directed & produced by Ron Clements & John Musker
Directed by Jill Reinstein
August 1, 2, 3, & 4, 2019

The story you know and love has been given the royal treatment! Aladdin and his three friends, Babkak, Omar, and Kassim, are down on their luck until Aladdin discovers a magic lamp and the Genie who has the power to grant three wishes. Wanting to earn the respect of the princess, Jasmine, Aladdin embarks on an adventure that will test his will and his moral character. This new adaptation of the beloved story is based on the 1992 Academy Award-winning film and 2014 hit Broadway show. With expanded characters, new songs, and more thrills, it will open up “a whole new world” for audiences young and old.

 

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