FULTON – After months of rehearsal at CNY Arts Center, Seussical Jr is ready to debut with a cast of nearly 30 children, ages 7-15, April 1-3 and 8-10 at 11 River Glen Drive on the Cayuga College Fulton Campus.
The musical is directed by Adam Schmidtmann and music directed by Gina Holsopple with Jessie Dobrzynski as choreographer.
The delightful production features beloved Dr. Seuss characters including Cat in the Hat, JoJo and The Who, Horton the Elephant, Gertrude McFuzz, Sour Kangaroo, Mayzie and the Bird Girls, and plenty of fish, jungle animals and the notorious Wickershams.
The cast has been performing excerpts from the show at local events since January including Family Fun Snow Day and will perform for the Greater Oswego/Fulton Chamber of Commerce at the next Perc Club.
The cast features Kids Onstage alumni including Griffin Marriner, Rueby Wood-Holsopple, Kaylee Foster, Rimma Mankiewicz, Charlie Stoutenger, Ramonda Huff, Don Austin, Megan Acker, Harper Ells, Thi Huynh, and Sophie Neveu.
New to the CNY Arts Center stage are Michael Gerth, Joslyn Thomas, Madison Kreinheder, Maxwell Wood, Abby Mainville, Autumn Schneider, Jessica LaPage, Aiden Welling, Olivia Saunderson, Kaitlyn Bevacqua, Allyson Doran, Lily MacDonald, Phoenicia Hathaway, Alexa Halstead, Larkin Lytle, and Madison Johnson.
The production opens April 1 at 7 p.m. and runs April 2 at 7 p.m., April 3 at 3 p.m. and again the following weekend, the 8th and 9th at 7 p.m. and closes April 10 with a 3 p.m. matinee.
Reservations are strongly encouraged and can be made at www.CNYArtsCenter.com or by calling 598-ARTS (2787).