Oak Grove Theatre Arts is proud to announce our 2019-2020 Season of Shows. This year we will journey through stories of transformation with five productions for our Kindergarten through 12th grade artists, along with welcoming alumni and Oak Grove faculty to join us on stage for our season-opening musical.
OCTOBER 2019 – Songs for a New World – by Jason Robert Brown in repertory performance with Mary Zimmerman’s play based on the myths of Ovid – Metamorphoses. These shows will be performed on alternating nights in repertory fashion, telling stories of the Greek gods all the way through to today in drama format with Metamorphoses, and musical form in Songs For a New World. We will also be inviting Oak Grove Faculty and Alumni to join us for the musical performance of Songs for a New World to share and teach through their craft to our current students.
NOVEMBER 2019 –
Disney’s Cinderella Kids Disney’s Jungle Book Kids – Due to a change with Disney in the rights to Cinderella Kids, we are excited to announce our signature Kindergarten through 5th grade musical will now be Jungle Book Kids! The show will feature over 100 students in this open enrollment program. This show will be student-produced and designed alongside our professional artistic team, giving our high school students the opportunity to grow as emerging artists on the creative side.
FEBRUARY 2020 – The Regional Premiere of SISTER ACT the musical – For those of you who grew up singing along with Whoopi Goldberg at the top of your lungs, your childhood will come to life on stage with this larger than life musical for our 7th-12th graders.
APRIL 2020 – The Regional Premiere of FROZEN JR! – This Disney masterpiece will bring the classic movie songs to life, as well as enchant the audiences with the magic that will be performed on stage. This show is for our 6th-9th graders with some elementary students being cast as young Anna and Elsa.