Shows With Kids


Maples Repertory Theatre provides aspiring actors and actresses the opportunity to work with our professional cast every summer! In our combined production, young performers are able to perform along side and be mentored by our professional company brought in from all over the US. Showing kids “how the pros do it” while still having fun is such an important part of our summer. Previous combined shows have included Puss in BootsWaking Sleeping Beauty, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, The Princess & The Porcupine, and The Princess and the Pea.

 

Don’t Eat Your Peas!

Music & Lyrics By Mary Beth Truitt

Book By Jeanne Fiquet and Todd Davison

A brand new musical gets its World Premiere at Maples Rep featuring local kids performing alongside our professional actors.  The secret world of vegetables comes to life as the occupants of a garden left untended face the prospect of a new human moving in.  With the new gardener care for the vegetables or will bugs, weather and garden tiller do them in? 

Auditions: July 10 – 3:00-6:00 pm

Performances:

Wed. July 28 – 10:00 am

Sat. July  31 – 10:00 am

Wed. August 4 – 10:00 am

Sat. August 7 – 10:00 am


Frozen JR.

Music & Lyrics By Kristen Anderson Lopez and Robert Lopez

Book By Jennifer Lee

A story of true love and acceptance between sisters, Frozen JR. expands upon the emotional relationship and journey between Princesses Anna and Elsa. When faced with danger, the two discover their hidden potential and the powerful bond of sisterhood. With a cast of beloved characters and loaded with magic, adventure, and plenty of humor, Frozen JR. is sure to thaw even the coldest heart!

Auditions: Saturday, November 20th – 12:00-4:00 pm

A story of true love and acceptance between sisters, Frozen JR. expands upon the emotional relationship and
journey between Princesses Anna and Elsa. When faced with danger, the two discover their hidden potential
and the powerful bond of sisterhood. With a cast of beloved characters and loaded with magic, adventure,
and plenty of humor, Frozen JR. is sure to thaw even the coldest heart!

Rehearsals:

Sat. Dec. 4 12-2pm

Sat. Dec. 18 12-2pm

Wed. Dec. 23 12-5pm

Mon. Dec. 27 12-5pm

Tues. Dec. 28 12-5pm

Wed. Dec. 29 12-5pm

Thurs. Dec. 30 12-5pm

Fri. Dec. 31 11-1pm

Performances:
Fri. Dec. 31 – 2:00 pm
Sat. Jan. 1 – 2:00 pm
Sat. Jan. 1 – 7:30 pm

CONGRATULATIONS to our wonderful cast!

Anna – Rylie Dunn

Young Anna -Kayelynn Gladhill

Middle Anna – Lela Gibson

Elsa – Elizabeth Moots

Young Elsa – Rory Eagan

Middle Elsa – Teagan Christy

Hans – Tristan Wallach

Kristoff – Christian Stewart

King Agnaar/Sven – Jayson Graves

Queen Iduna – Phoenix

Pabbie – Kathryn Mayes

Bulda – Katelyn Prendergast

Bishop/Guard – David Toro

Weselton – Samuel Toro

Olaf – Jane Ann Moots

Oaken/Guard – Kaleb Bettes

Oaken Family – Lela Gibson, Teagan Christy, David Toro, Samuel Toro

Ice/Snow Dancers – Apphia Hall, Jenna Mayes, Isabel Toro, and Teagan Stevenson

Summer Chorus – Rory Eagan, Kayelynn Gladhill, Apphia Hall, Jenna Mayes, Isabel Toro, and Teagan Stevenson

Servants/Hidden Folk – Kathryn Mayes (Housekeeper), Katelyn Prendergrast (Butler), Ramzie Fields (Handmaiden), Jenny Bilderback (Cook), Charleigh Stewart (Steward)

Townspeople – Aubrianna Wood (#1), Dawsyn Hudson (#2), Piffy Burch (#3), Karlee Bisch (#4), Phoenix, and Jane Ann Moots