Summer Theatre of New Canaan announces its 2012 festival season in Waveny Park.
The Summer Theatre of New Canaan is a professional summer theatre company operating under a Letter of Agreement with the League of Resident Theatres. STONC musicals are presented in Waveny Park in a state-of-the-art open air tent theater with reserved seating plus stage-side and orchestra box dining as well as open field seating and picnicking. Performances take place rain or shine.
Summer Theatre of New Canaan presents "My Fair Lady," a Broadway classic musical Friday, June 15 thru Saturday, July 7. Reserved tickets are starting at: $35 for adult single tickets; $30 for senior citizens and students.
STONC presents "The Wizard of Oz" Sunday, June 17 thru Saturday, Aug. 4. Reserved tickets are $16 for child or adult single tickets.
On Thursday, June 28 at 4 p.m. STONC presents the Drama Ramas in "The Wizard of Oz" for a one-night performance.
The event features the Drama Ramas Company of special needs children with assistance from the professional actors currently performing in the same festival show. Professional actors have mentored each special needs child to prepare them to sing, dance and perform the roles in this performance. Also featuring "The Rubber Band" from STAR Inc. who will perform several songs on stage prior to the show. Admission is free; $5 donation at the door suggested.
From Wednesday, July 4 through Sunday, Aug. 5, STONC presents "Pinkalicious The Musical." This is a charming smash musical hit based on the popular book by Elizabeth and Victoria Kann. When Pinkalicious eats one too many pink cupcakes, she catches a case of Pinkititis and turns pink from head to toe. It'll take the wisdom of her broccoli-eating little brother to help her get out of this predicament.
On Monday, July 23 at 8 p.m. STONC presents "Stars Of Broadway & Summer Theatre" benefit concert.
Featuring 15 Broadway and Professional stars (to be announced) who have performed over the years with Summer Theatre of New Canaan. Hear Broadway's greatest songs in what has become an enchanting night under the stars. Evening proceeds to support the educational programs and outreach by the Summer Theatre of New Canaan.
Reserved tickets at: $40 for adults, $30 for senior citizens & students .
The Junior Company, created for middle school-age children grades 5 thru 8, have worked with the Summer Theatre professional actors, director, choreographer, designers and crew instructing, rehearsing and assisting the students in mounting this production. Admission is free; $5 donation at the door suggested.
Call the box office at 203.966.4634 or visit stonc.org for more dates and times of performances.
Summer Theatre of New Canaan is located at Waveny Park, adjacent to Dunning Field Stadium, New Canaan High School, 11 Farm Road Canaan.
The Summer Theatre of New Canaan enriches local communities with a professionally produced theatre experience, providing exciting performances for multigenerational audiences as well as learning opportunities for many of the region's talented performers and technicians who work alongside professional performers and production staff.