A Wakefield student will be taking the stage at Stoneham Theatre during the theatre’s young company Winter Festival 2014. Stoneham Theatre’s young companyoffers year-round theatrical training and performing opportunities for children in grades 1-12. This year’s Winter Festival will showcase three musicals adapted from classic stories: Charlotte’s Web, Shrek, and Winesburg, Ohio.
Brigit Smith will appear in Charlotte’s Web. Since its publication in 1952, Charlotte’s Web has numbered among America’s most beloved children’s novels. Now, overture and act 1 students bring to life the unforgettable story of one “terrific” pig and the spider who saves him. Featuring songs by Charles Strouse (Annie, Bye Bye Birdie), Charlotte’s Web is a musical adventure for all ages.
Stoneham Theatre’s young company Winter Festival 2014 runs from January 29, 2014 through February 9, 2014. Tickets for adults are $15. Student tickets are $10. Student matinees for Charlotte’s Web and Shrek are sold out; however, there are tickets available for the Winesburg, Ohiostudent matinee on Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 10:00am. For more information, call the Stoneham Theatre Box Office at (781) 279-2200, or visit www.stonehamtheatre.org.