Fountain Hills Youth Theater has announced the opening show of their 2012-13 Season with School House Rock Live! Jr.! "Knowledge is Power!" is the signature quotation from the Emmy® award-winning Saturday morning educational cartoon series which is now described as "one of the most fun, entertaining musicals ever to hit the stage! Come on along with us for a wild, energetic, toe-tapping good time and discover (or rediscover!) not only how important learning is but how much fun it can be!"
School House Rock Live! Jr. is directed by Ross Collins, with musical direction by Terry Temple, and choreography by Rachael Barrett. The show is produced by Anne Kelleher and Leah Klein. Costumes by Carrie Grief, Stage managed by Nick Maddox, Student Stage Managers: Nick Disney, Connor Maddox.
School House Rock Live! Jr. cast includes: Mitch Arndt, Logan Barrett, Summer Beckman, Allison Brown, Danie Grief, Jodie Grief, Nick Jourdan, Connor Klein, Haylee Klein, Rachel Larsen, Emma Luke, Katie Male, Billy McKinley, Jessica Miller, Patrick Moyse, Bailey Pyritz, Kate Randazzo, Ryan Smith, Josie Sand, Emily Spets, Morgan Tuazon, and Carli Van Valkenberg.
School House Rock Live! Jr. will play at the Youth Theater located at 11445 N. Saguaro Blvd. in Fountain Hills, (1 ½ miles North of Shea Blvd. on Saguaro Blvd.). Performances are held Friday and Saturday evenings at 7:00 pm and Sunday afternoons at 2:00 pm from August 24 through September 9, 2012. For tickets call the Box Office at 480-837-9661 x3. Regular ticket prices are $12 for youth 17 and under and $15 for adults.
School House Rock Live! Jr. is produced in co-operation with Music Theatre International.