You'll Have A Holly Jolly Christmas With The Millbrook Playhouse Youth Ensemble!
Producing Artistic, Director, David E. Leidholdt and Millbrook Playhouse Board of Directors have announced the 2018 Millbrook Playhouse Youth Ensembles' fourth annual holiday production, THE HOLLY JOLLY MILLBROOK FOLLIES. Running December 14 through 16 on the Ryan Main Stage at the Millbrook Playhouse.
Join the Millbrook Youth Ensemble in a fabulous, fun-filled night of holiday songs and celebration with THE HOLLY JOLLY MILLBROOK FOLLIES! The holidays are here, and the kids in Mill Hall are excited to celebrate! However, on the night of the "Christmas Spectacular," a surprise snowstorm leads to some unexpected adventures! Through laughter, antics, and the arrival of several special guests, the kids discover the true magic and reason for the season. Featuring some of your favorite holiday characters; Frosty the Snowman, Suzy Snowflake, Rudolf, and the man in the funny red suit...SANTA!
The Youth Ensemble an audition-based program is designed to inspire, nurture, and support young performers who have shown a dedication to the theatre. This talented young artists ensemble is derived from Millbrook Playhouse mainstage season and summer educational programs, and performers range in age from 7 to 18.
The cast includes; Abby Greevy (Jersey Shore), Katelyn Boyd (Mill Hall), Olivia Hanna (Lock Haven), Kelly Long (Lock Haven), Sydney Neff (Loganton), Elaina Packer (Woolrich), Charlotte Fortescue (Lock Haven), Elizabeth Nestor (Lock Haven), Daisy Samples (Lock Haven), Kenetcha Long (Lock Haven), Claire Bowman (Mill Hall), Maia Crowell (Lock Haven), Garrett Cunningham (Woolrich) Hayden White (Lock Haven), Kaidyn Rogers (Beech Creek), Annalise Mann (Lock Haven), Camden Mann (Lock Haven), Ivy Patterson (Beech Creek), Sara Long (Lock Haven), Liz Shaffer (Jersey Shore), Dayanaira Watson (Jersey Shore), Madi Meeker (Woolrich), Ayden Mitcheltree (Jersey Shore), and Emily Chapman (Salona).
Shannon Agnew writes the production, and it is Directed by David Leidholdt, with Musical Direction by Margaret Orbal, and Choreographed by Timmy Gage. Brooke Reese is the Stage Manager and Lighting Design by Caleb Stroman.
Also, as a bonus this year, you can join the Youth Ensemble in the Cabaret Theatre for a festive holiday gathering; Breakfast with Santa ONLY on Sunday, December 16 - 9:00 am to 11:30 am. Enjoy breakfast from the Pancake and Waffle Bar, Holiday Crafts - and best of all - get your picture taken with Santa Claus! TICKETS $7
THE HOLLY JOLLY MILLBROOK FOLLIES will be performed on Friday, December 14 at 7:00 pm, Saturday, December 15 at 11:00 am and 3:00 pm and Sunday, December 17 at 2:00 pm on the Ryan Main Stage at the Millbrook Playhouse, located at 258 Country Club Lane in Mill Hall, PA.
Tickets: Student and Youth: $8. Adults: $12. VIP seating area adds $5 (Southside seating row A-D). For tickets, please visit www.millbrookplayhouse.org or call 570-748-8083. The performance is approximately 70 minutes, with no intermission. The show is recommended children of all ages from 1 to 92.