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Summer Theatre Festival

2021 Summer Season

THE LION, THE WITCH, AND THE WARDROBE

Messenger Recital Hall
Saturday, June 19, 10:00 a.m.

This dramatization of C.S. Lewis' classic work faithfully recreates the magic and mystery of Aslan, the great lion, his struggle with the White Witch, and the adventures of four children who inadvertently wander from an old wardrobe into the exciting, never-to-be-forgotten Narnia. 

Tickets TBA

Phone: (620) 221-7720 or (620) 229-6272
Emai: boxoffice@sckans.edu


Roald Dahl's MATILDA THE MUSICAL

Richardson Performing Arts Center
Friday, July 9. 7:30
Saturday, July 10, 7:30
Sunday, July 11, 2:00

 

Book by Dennis Kelly
Music and Lyrics by Tim Minchin
Based on the book, Matilda by Roald Dahl

Inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical is the captivating masterpiece from the Royal Shakespeare Company that revels in the anarchy of childhood, the power of imagination and the inspiring story of a girl who dreams of a better life. With book by Dennis Kelly and original songs by Tim Minchin, Matilda has won 47 international awards and continues to thrill sold-out audiences of all ages around the world.

Tickets TBA

Phone: (620) 221-7720 or (620) 229-6272
Emai: boxoffice@sckans.edu


BINGO! THE WINNING MUSICAL

Messenger Recital Hall

Friday, July 23, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, July 24, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, July 25, 2:00 p.m.

Written by Michael Heitzman, Ilene Reid, and David Holcenberg

Bingo is about a group of of die-hard bingo players who will stop at nothing to get to their weekly game. In between the number calling, strange rituals and fierce competitions, love blossoms and long lost friends reunite. 

Tickets TBA

Phone: (620) 221-7720 or (620) 229-6272
Emai: boxoffice@sckans.edu


2021 Summer Theatre Festival - Classes

Story Theatre - Grades K-3

Featuring rehearsal and performance of THE LION, THE WITCH, AND THE WARDROBE

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe will come to life on stage. Using creative dramatics, traditional rehearsal, and Nitty Gritty Play techniques, children will work with Allyson Moon and the Southwestern College Summer Theatre Interns assisted by Roger Moon and Michelle Zakharov on development of acting, storytelling, social and self-awareness, and other communication and performance skills. THE LION, THE WITCH, AND THE WARDROBE will be in performance on Saturday, June 19 on the Southwestern College Campus.

Instructor: Allyson Moon and Southwestern College Theatre Department students
Enrollment: Min 15 Max 30
Age: Entering Grades K-3
Session: 10 a.m. to Noon
Days: Monday-Friday and Monday-Saturday
2 Weeks: June 7 - 11 and June 14-19, 2021
Fee: $30
Place: Helen Graham Little Theatre, Christy Hall, Southwestern College  

To register or for more information contact the Winfield Arts and Humanities Council at 221-2161.

Regarding COVID-19 - Current Cowley County Health Department recommendations will be followed at all times.

Youth Theatre Camp - Grades 4-8

Featuring rehearsal and performance of THE LION, THE WITCH, AND THE WARDROBE

Do you love acting but are also fascinated by the lights, sets, costumes, make-up and more?  Then this Youth Theatre Camp is for you.  During this camp, participants will develop their acting skills, practice Nitty Gritty Play (social and self-awareness) techniques, while being exposed to all aspects of technical theatre.  Working with Allyson Moon and the SC Summer Theatre Interns assisted by Roger Moon and Michelle Zakharov,  individuals will rehearse characters from and assist in the development of the production and performance elements of The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe.  This Narnia tale will be in performance on Saturday, June 19 on the Southwestern College Campus.  

Instructor: Allyson Moon and Southwestern College Theatre Department students
Enrollment: Min 15 Max 30
Age: Entering Grades 4-8
Session: 10 a.m. to Noon
Days: Monday-Friday and Monday-Saturday
2 Weeks: June 7-11 and June 14-19, 2021
Fee: $30
Place: Pick-up and Drop off in front of Messenger Hall, Southwestern College

To register or for more information contact the Winfield Arts and Humanities Council at 221-2161.

Regarding COVID-19 - Current Cowley County Health Department recommendations will be followed at all times.

Musical Theatre Performance - Grades 4-6

From MATILDA, CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY, JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH and other Musical Productions!

Musical Theatre scenes, songs, and dances will be developed using creative dramatics, Nitty Gritty Play, and traditional rehearsal techniques.  Characters from contemporary musical productions will come to life on stage.  Performers will work with Allyson Moon and SC Summer Theatre Festival Interns assisted by Roger Moon and Michelle Zakharov to develop acting, singing, and dancing performance skills and social and self-awareness.  They will perform a musical theatre review of their work on Friday, June 25th at 11 a.m. in Messenger Recital Hall on the Southwestern College Campus.

Instructor: Allyson Moon and Southwestern College Theatre Department students
Enrollment: Min 15 Max 30
Age: Entering Grades 4-6
Session: 10 a.m. to Noon
Days: Monday-Friday
1 Week: June 21-25, 2021
Fee: $25
Place: Helen Graham Little Theatre, Christy Hall, Southwestern College

To register or for more information contact the Winfield Arts and Humanities Council at 221-2161.

Regarding COVID-19 - Current Cowley County Health Department recommendations will be followed at all times.

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