We’ve raved before about Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theatre, and how lucky Huntsville is to be home to such quality, affordable performances that are tailor-made with kids and families in mind. But have you heard about this year’s show season and classes for kids? Hold on to your tacos folks, because FPHCT is seriously amping up EVERYTHING!
Schoolhouse Rock Live!
October 6-8 & 13-15, 2017
The Emmy Award-winning Saturday morning cartoon series you loved growing up springs to life onstage as an energetic musical that proves learning math, science, history and grammar can be fun when your teacher wins you over with imagination and music! We guarantee the entire family will be singing along!
A Christmas Carol
December 1-3 & 8-10, 2017
This Huntsville Holiday tradition is back with a fresh interpretation of the Dickens’ classic! Audiences of all ages are invited to follow Ebenezer Scrooge on a ghostly musical journey through his past, present and future, as he receives the most important Christmas gift of all-redemption through the power of love. Audition info here.
The Watsons Go to Birmingham
February 16-18 & 23-25, 2018
Meet the Watsons of Flint, Michigan: Momma, Dad, little sister Joetta, big brother Byron and ten-year-old Kenny. When Byron can’t seem to stay out of trouble, the family piles into the “Brown Bomber” and drives south to visit no-nonsense Grandma Sands and toward a pivotal moment in the Civil Rights movement and Alabama history. Based on the novel that won the Newbery and Coretta Scott King Honor Book awards and told with humor from a child’s perspective, this play celebrates the power and love of family, even in the of midst of hate and tragedy.
Raggedy Ann and Andy
April 20-22 & 27-29, 2018
The curtain rises on a very special playroom where toys magically come to life! The world’s most beloved rag dolls must gather their playroom playmates and lead the charge into the “deep, deep woods” to Looney Land to bring the beautiful French Babette back home before she is found missing by their owner. Audiences of all ages will delight in this whimsical tale of adventure and friendship. Audition info will be posted here.
Fantasy’s Amazing Academy
Over the years, Fantasy Playhouse has expanded their offerings to more than just the four shows they perform each year. Fantasy Academy hosts classes and camps year-round for actors of all ages, and it’s not too late to sign up! The full Fall class schedule can be found HERE, but these new classes definitely caught our eye…
Don’t throw away your last shot to join the HAMILTON revolution this Fall! You still have time to register for our Hamilton inspired musical theatre classes for ages 10-12 and 13-18 happening on Tuesdays! There’s still a few spots open so call the office at 256-539-6829 for class availability.
Moana & Friends
Ages 3-4 years
Your little one can spend Mondays with Moana! In their preschool class students will use their bodies, voices, and imaginations to transport themselves to the Island of Motunui where they’ll discover the power of friendship and creativity. With crafts, songs, and games, this class will leave young students splish-splashing for more. Call the office at 256-539-6829 for more information.
Acting for the Camera
Lights, camera, magic! Don’t miss your close up at Fantasy Playhouse this Fall in “Acting for the Camera.” Students will dive into the world of TV and film as they discover what it means, and takes, to be a star. Great for kids who want to up their YouTube video game, or have an interest in film or commercial acting. Registration is still available! Call the office at 256-539-6829 or visit our website at fantasyplayhouse.com today!
Guess what? FPHCT is now offering private lessons for young thespians in need of a little coaching before an audition. Voice, Musical Theatre, Dance, Monologues, as well as costuming and stage make-up are all taught by professionals in their fields.
Learn More About the Fantasy Playhouse 2017-2018 Season
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