James and the Giant Peach - Till March 18, 2017
By A Correspondent
Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach by the Oscar/Tony/Emmy-nominated and 2017 Golden Globe Award-winning songwriting team of Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (Edges, A Christmas Story the Musical, La La Land). This rollicking musical version of the beloved children’s classic returns to YPT due to overwhelming demand after a sold-out run in 2014.
Directed by Nina Lee Aquino. Featuring: Bruce Dow, Amir Haidar, Shruti Kothari, Amy Lee, Robert Markus, Matthew Nethersole, Amaka Umeh, Jennifer Villaverde.
Musical Director Jason Jestadt; Choreographer Nicola Pantin; Set Designer Teresa Pryzbylski; Costume Designer Joanna Yu; Lighting Designer Rebecca Picherack; Sound Designer Derek Bruce; Stage Manager Andrea Schurman; Assistant Stage Manager Emily Mewett.Presented on the Mainstage from February 6 to March 18.
Words and Music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul | Book by Timothy Allen McDonald Based on the book James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl
Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI).
On the Mainstage February 6 to March 18, 2017, with extra performances during March Break Recommended for ages 6 & up
Performance Calendar available here.
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