HUTCHINSON, Kan. – The Family Community Theatre presents its seasonal show for 2022 over two weekends – November 25 through 27 and December 1-4.
Elf the Musical is Based on the cherished 2003 New Line Cinema hit, Elf features songs by Tony Award nominees Matthew Sklar and Chad Beguelin, with a book by Tony Award winners, Thomas Meehan and Bob Martin.
Buddy, a young orphan, mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag of gifts and is transported to the North Pole. The would-be elf is raised, unaware that he is actually a human until his enormous size and poor toy-making abilities cause him to face the truth. With Santa’s permission, Buddy embarks on a journey to New York City to find his birth father and discover his true identity. Faced with the harsh realities that his father is on the naughty list and his half-brother doesn’t even believe in Santa, Buddy is determined to win over his new family and help New York remember the true meaning of Christmas.
The Family Children’s Theatre production has a cast of 26.
Joannah Dutton directs the play. Natalie Schweizer is the music director. The choreography is provided by Piper Harding, Emily Wood and Alyssa Watney.
The next production of the Family Community Theatre will be SpongeBob Musical which will be February 16-19, 2023. The show will be on stage at Memorial Hall.
Auditions for Harvey will be held March 10-11. The auditions will be held at the Flag Theatre. For more information please contact Wes Bartlett (620) 960-2299 or [email protected]
Family Community Theatre’s
Elf the Musical
November 25-27 and December 1-4, 2022
Thursday, Friday, and Saturday – 7:30 p.m.
Sunday – 3:00 p.m.
310 North Main
Bookends Book Store
Online at www.familycommunitytheater.org
Flag Theatre 1 hour prior to the show