MARCH 14-23, 2014
DIRECTED BY MARYELLEN STEVENSON
MUSICAL DIRECTION BY SARAH EVANS
CHOREOGRAPHY BY EMMA BENSON & HANNAH BENSON
Music and Lyrics by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, George Bruns, Tom Adair, Winston Hibler, Ted Sears, Sammy Fain and Jack Lawrence
Music Adapted and Arranged and Additional Music and Lyrics by Bryan Louiselle
Book Adapted and Additional Lyrics by Marcy Heisler
It’s Princess Aurora’s sixteenth birthday, and Flora, Fauna and Merryweather must use their fairy magic to save her from the spell of evil sorceress Maleficent! Peacock Players re-awakens this classic Disney fairytale. Songs from the beloved film, including “Once Upon a Dream,” accompany fun new songs like “Maleficent!” and “A Little Magic Now” to bring a fresh telling of the story to a new generation of kids and families.
Musical, Rated G
MAY 9-18, 2014
Book by David Henry Hwang
Music and Lyrics by Phil Collins
Based on the story Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs and the Disney film Tarzan
Based on Edgar Rice Burrough’s Tarzan of the Apes and the smash-hit 1999 Disney animated film, TARZAN tells the story of an infant boy orphaned on the shores of West Africa. Taken in and raised by a tribe of gorillas, the young boy strives for acceptance by his ape father while grappling with his uniqueness. When a human expedition enters their territory, Tarzan – now a man – encounters strangers like himself for the first time.
TARZAN features music and lyrics by pop/rock icon Phil Collins, including the Grammy and Oscar winning song, “You’ll Be in My Heart”, and book by Tony Award-winning playwright, David Henry Hwang.
Musical, Rated PG
SPRING SEMESTER begins the week of February 3rd – 8th. Peacock Players is distinctively the only youth theatre in New Hampshire that provides its own theatre arts education programs. Our inclusive theatre classes provide opportunities for growth and expansion throughout every age group and talent level.
SPRING SEMESTER curriculum information is now available. Please visit our Theatre, Music and Dance Classes pages [under EDUCATION] to learn more. Registration begins January 1, 2014.