Auditions announced for MTVarts summer show, The Addams Family - A New Musical.
THE ADDAMS FAMILY features an original story, and it’s every father’s nightmare. Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family – a man her parents have never met. And if that weren’t upsetting enough, Wednesday confides in her father and begs him not to tell her mother. Now, Gomez Addams must do something he’s never done before – keep a secret from his beloved wife, Morticia. Uncle Fester solicits the help of their ancestors to set things right but everything will change for the whole family on the fateful night they host a dinner for Wednesday’s ‘normal’ boyfriend and his parents .... there are from Ohio!
Show dates are July 6-15 with 6 performances at the low cost of $18 a ticket; available online or at First-Knox National Bank Main Office in Mount Vernon. MTVarts pledges to pursue “professional standards and community spirit” as we strive to bring quality, live theatre to our community while staying true to our mission of affordable... the arts available to all!
Our summer musical, Bye Bye Birdie, has been cast and rehearsals are well underway. The first public preview will be June 9 in the town square at the First Friday Event. We have some familiar faces involved with production, along with some new people in new positions. It's going to be an exciting show. We also have visual art classes beginning in a couple of weeks. These camps range from ages 3 to 13. Each camp is arranged in three various age groups, and enrollment for the art camps are online. How I Became a Pirate will begin rehearsals next month with most of the original cast returning. Don't miss the fun, tickets are onsale online now! The second show for the Alcove season, Always a Bridesmaid runs from July 28 through August 12. Registration has now been closed for Lion King Jr. The workshop will begin in August. A lot going on in this busy summer...theater is in the air!
As MTVarts closes out our 2017 season after a phenomenal record breaking run of Lion King Jr, the new Bruce Jacklin & Co Dinner Theatre season is starting in just one month. Tickets are on sale now for The Innocents. Make sure to sign up for our newsletter and watch for information on the 2018 season!
MTVarts is proud to announce their 2017 theatre season. Starting things off in May is the Classics Series "12 Angry Men". In July First-Knox National Bank brings Broadway to the Memorial with "Bye Bye Birdie". Our 4th annual artsIQ fall workshop for students will be held in August, with students auditioning for "Lion King Jr". In September we will be bringing back "How I Became A Pirate" to the stage, and finally the artsIQ students will perform "Lion King Jr" at the end of September.
Tickets for all productions are on sale now here online, or in person at the First-Knox Box Office located on the Square in downtown Mount Vernon. Imagine more together!