Actors Training Center, located in Wilmette, IL, will present Seussical the Musical this summer.
Seussical, by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty, premieres Friday, July 29 at 7 p.m., Saturday, July 30 at 1 p.m., and Saturday, July 30 at 5 p.m. at the Music Institute of Chicago Evanston, Puth Family Theatre, 1702 Sherman Ave Tickets are on sale for $18. Children’s tickets will cost $12 – available at: https://cloud.broadwayworld.com/rec/ticketclick.cfm?fromlink=2186742®id=23&articlelink=https%3A%2F%2Factorstrainingcenter.org%2Fproduct%2Fevent-tickets-seussical-the-musical%2F?utm_source= BWW2022&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=article&utm_content=bottombuybutton1.
In this beloved musical, The Cat in the Hat tells the story of Horton as he finds a speck of dust containing the Whos, and Jojo, a Who struggling to fit in. Horton must protect all of Who-ville while simultaneously guarding Mayzie La Bird. abandoned egg. Through all the ridicule, the odds and the perils, Horton has Gertrude McFuzz by his side.
Principal, Adam Goldstein, values the importance of providing students with individualized attention to improve their skills and contribute to the whole.
“We strive to provide these students with roles, challenges, and experiences that build on their goals,” Goldstein said. “In the end, the growth expectation becomes the student’s growth expectation instead of someone else’s.”
Madelyn Forrester (choreographer), Ellie Kahn (music director) and Payton Shearn (stage manager) join Goldstein in the production team.
Matthew Angelaccio leads the cast, made up of 15 young artists from across Illinois, as “Horton.” Other cast members include Megan Trubey, Allison Gregorio, Sophie Kaegi, Hannah Kelley, Enzo Ventura, Sasha Van Den Berg, Rossana Takhsh, Isabella Ouellette, Mia Guerrieri, Naiya Stavropolous, Charlie Bliwas, Charlie Corley, Joey Clementte and Ben Czaplewski .
The Actors Training Center’s mission is to ignite a passion for the performing arts in all ages and to give students a platform to use their art to make meaningful change in their communities and the world around them.