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Teen Annex: The Burbs

THE AUDITIONS:

Sunday, December 12th from 11:30-2:00,

Monday, December 13th (by appointment only)

Tuesday December 14th from 4:00-6:30

WHERE:

THE TKTC STUDIO!
@THE EXPO ARTS CENTER
4321 Atlantic Ave
Long Beach, CA 90807

 

WHO: 6th grade & up

THE REGISTRATION FEE:

$275.00 (DUE AT THE AUDITION)

 

THE FIRST REHEARSAL:

Sunday, December 19th from 10:30am-12:00pm

 

THE PARENT MEETING:

Sunday, December 19th from 12:00am-12:30pm

THE REHEARSALS:

Sundays from 10:30am-12:30pm &

Tuesdays from 5:30-7:30pm

 

THE PERFORMANCES:

March 24th - 27th

This WINTER & SPRING, don't miss out on much anticipated…TEEN ANNEX BLOCKBUSTER DARK COMEDY, "THE 'BURBS!" Travel with us to the dark and mysterious side of suburbia as we tell this chilling dark comedy filled with mystery, intrigue, comedy, action and perhaps... murder?? This show is full of incredibly hilarious and complex characters designed to challenge you like never before! 

Settling in for some time off in his suburban home, Ray Petersen's vacation becomes a horror movie, when THE KLOPEK'S, a suspiciously odd family move in at the end of the cul-de-sac. Enlisting the aid of his paranoid buddies Art, and his militia-man neighbor Rumsfield, Ray sends his wife and his son away on a trip while he spies on & investigates THE KLOPEK'S. Ray gets the entire  eccentric cast of characters in his neighborhood involved - even the garbagemen! From Rumsfield's bubbly and eternally optimistic wife Bonnie to the surfer dude & down foranything teenage neighbor Ricky Butler this show has more wild characters than ever before! Once beloved neighbor Walter disappears Ray and his cohorts risk their lives to save their neighborhood from the clutches of evil! This show has more challenging lead roles than any teen show before!

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Snow White

THE AUDITIONS:

Monday January 31st from 4:00-6:30 &

Tuesday, February 1st from 4:00-6:30

 

WHERE:

THE TKTC STUDIO!
@THE EXPO ARTS CENTER
4321 Atlantic Ave
Long Beach, CA 90807

THE REGISTRATION FEE:

$275.00 (DUE AT THE AUDITION)

 

THE FIRST REHEARSAL:

Sunday, February 6th from 2:30-4:00

THE PARENT MEETING:

Sunday, February 6th from 4:00-4:30

 

THE REHEARSALS:

Sundays from 2:30-4:30pm &

Mondays from 4:00-5:30pm

 

THE PERFORMANCES:

May 19th – 22nd

This Spring, you won’t want to miss out on being a part of the incredible and original TKTC RE-IMAGINING of, “SNOW WHITE!” A fairy tale about the beautiful and kindhearted princess Snow White, who charms every creature in the kingdom except one - her jealous and evil stepmother, THE QUEEN! When the Magic Mirror, Mirror proclaims Snow White the fairest one of all, she must flee into the forest, where she befriends the loveable SEVEN DWARVES! Doc, Sneezy, Grumpy, Happy, Bashful, Sleepy, and of course--- Dopey! But when the Queen tricks Snow White with a poisoned apple and falling into a deep sleep, only the magic of true love's kiss can awaken her! 

 

This show will have elements of the original animated film, as well as “SNOW WHITE & THE HUNSTMAN”, “MIRROR, MIRROR” and so much more!! This is the perfect show for kids and teens of all ages to showcase their talent and take their game to the next level! Every role from one of the SEVEN DWARVES to SNOW WHITE to THE QUEEN, to THE MAGIC MIRROR to THE PRINCE & THE HUNTSMAN or any of our WOODLAND CREATURES!! 

 

This show has truly HILARIOUS, COLORFUL, INTERESTING CHARACTERS WITH DEPTH! Everyone who is a part of this show will have a chance to really develop and create a fun character and be a part of telling a ONCE in a lifetime re-imagining of this timeless fairy tale!

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The Lion King

THE AUDITIONS:

Sunday, December 12th from 11:30-2:00,

Monday, December 13th (by appointment only)

Tuesday December 14th from 4:00-6:30

 

WHERE:

THE TKTC STUDIO!
@THE EXPO ARTS CENTER
4321 Atlantic Ave
Long Beach, CA 90807

THE REGISTRATION FEE:

$275.00 (DUE AT THE AUDITION)

 

THE FIRST REHEARSAL:

Sunday, December 19th from 12:30pm-2:00pm

 

THE PARENT MEETING:

Sunday, December 19th from 2:00pm-2:30pm

 

THE REHEARSALS:

Sundays from 12:30-2:30pm &

Tuesdays from 4:00-5:30pm

 

THE PERFORMANCES:

April 7th-10th

This WINTER & SPRING, The Kids Theatre Company is bringing back by popular demand the ultimate ALL-AGES, MAIN-STAGE MUSICAL with, “THE LION KING!” At TKTC we have a 'For Kids, By Kids' philosophy where we believe in building character and self-esteem through the arts.

 

This DECEMBER 12th, 13th & 14th, AUDITIONS will take place for the epic tale of “THE LION KING!”  There will be singing, dancing, and original characters from hilarious, playful & comedic monkeys, to the evil, silly, & clumsy hyenas. Not to mention a fierce, glamorous group of gorgeous Lioness’s!! A true ensemble show with more LEAD ROLES than ever before!! This show is loosely based on the Disney movie, as well as the Broadway Musical! And this stage adaptation offers AMAZING roles for kids of all ages & levels of experience and will truly be a Winter/Spring Spectacular in every way! Everyone is guaranteed a great part with lines and singing solos and plenty of stage time!!

Each rehearsal will culminate in an extraordinary performance to take place at The Kids Theatre Company’s Studio this April! This EPIC performance with professional lighting & sound, body mics, etc… will give each child moments to shine, express themselves, create a character, and learn the basic fundamentals of theatre, acting, and the creative process!

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Tom Sawyer & Huck Finn

THE AUDITIONS:

Monday January 31st from 4:00-6:30 &

Tuesday, February 1st from 4:00-6:30

 

WHERE:

THE TKTC STUDIO!
@THE EXPO ARTS CENTER
4321 Atlantic Ave
Long Beach, CA 90807

THE REGISTRATION FEE:

$275.00 (DUE AT THE AUDITION)

 

THE FIRST REHEARSAL:

Sunday, February 6th from 2:30-4:00

THE PARENT MEETING:

Sunday, February 6th from 4:00-4:30

 

THE REHEARSALS:

Sundays from 4:30-6:30pm &

Mondays from 5:30-7:00pm

 

THE PERFORMANCES:

April 28th - May 1st

This Spring, journey with us down to Hannibal, Missouri and witness the beloved characters, Tom Sawyer, Huck Finn and their entourage embark on an unforgettable journey! Meet Becky Thatcher, Aunt Polly, Ole Muff Potter, Big Joe, Doc Robinson, and dozens of other fun characters, from Preachers to Sheriff’s to Mayor’s & the rowdy kids of the town! All these characters coming together to tell the classic story of, “THE ADVENTURES OF TOM & HUCK!” All set in the sleepy town of Hannibal, Missouri… where our two main characters – TOM & HUCK witness a murder! And it’s up to them to save the town and everyone in it!! Tom & Huck need the help of their family & friends to bring justice to their town once and for all! 

 

This show truly has it all! Not only is it action packed, but it has suspense, drama, tons of comedy, wild characters and of course --- romance! We are going to be performing lots of incredibly powerful songs from the Broadway hit, “BIG RIVER!”  We will also be paying ohmage to artists such as Johnny Cash, Dolly Parton, Patsy Cline, Willie Nelson, Emmylou Harris & many more! 

 

For the first time ever in TKTC history, we will also have a LIVE BAND performing LIVE MUSIC for this show!! This show is a personal favorite of TKTC’s staff and every performer that participates will get to truly take on and create a real character - rich with emotions and a hilarious & colorful backstory! If you’re looking to challenge yourself creatively and tell a truly hilarious, exciting and powerful story – THIS is the show for you!