2017 Summer Stages
NCTC’s Summer Stages PERFORMANCE gives kids, ages 8-16, the opportunity to learn and strengthen their musical theatre skills by working with professional acting, dance and music instructors, culminating in public performances. Everyone enrolled is cast in the production! Sessions run Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm, with performances on the weekends. Payment plans and before and after care available. Performances are Friday and Saturday at 7pm and Saturday and Sunday at 2pm. Everyone receives a free cast t-shirt!
Summer Stages IN PERFORMANCE gives kids, ages 5-7, the opportunity to get in the act! Throughout the session, kids will learn blocking (movement), choreography and music in preparation to become part of the ensemble of the corresponding Summer Stages production. Sessions run Monday – Friday, 9am-12pm, with performances on the weekends. Session fee: $150. Everyone receives a free cast t-shirt!
Session One: Sleeping Beauty Kids
June 26-July 2
It’s Princess Aurora’s sixteenth birthday, and three fairies – Flora, Fauna and Merryweather – must use their magic to save her from the spell of the evil sorceress, Maleficent! The fairies ensure that Aurora only falls into a deep sleep that can be ended with a kiss from her betrothed, Prince Phillip. To prevent Phillip from rescuing Aurora, Maleficent kidnaps and imprisons him. The good fairies are the last hope to free Phillip so that he can awaken Aurora.
Performances: June 30-July 2
In Performance: June 26-July 2, 9am-12pm
June 14 & 15, by appointment
*All enrolled must audition prior to the start of the program
In a magical underwater kingdom, the beautiful young mermaid, Ariel, longs to leave her ocean home – and her fins – behind and live in the world above. But first, she’ll have to defy her father, King Triton, make a deal with the evil sea witch, Ursula, and convince the handsome Prince Eric that she’s the girl whose enchanting voice he’s been seeking.
Performances: July 28-30
In Performance: July 24-30, 9am-12pm
Session Four: Disney’s Aristocats Kids
July 31-August 13
In the heart of Paris, a kind and eccentric millionairess wills her entire estate to Duchess, her high-society cat, and her three little kittens. Laughs and adventure ensue as the greedy, bumbling butler pulls off the ultimate catnap caper. Now it’s up to the rough-and-tumble alley cat, Thomas O’Malley, and his band of swingin’ jazz cats to save the day.
Performances: August 11-13
In Performance: August 7-13, 9am-12pm