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Bio:
Already an accomplished choreographer at the age of twenty-three, Jillian Petrie has choreographed over twenty full length musicals and countless dance productions professionally. In the past year she has broadened her impressive body of work, showing her versatility as an artist with her recent ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Already an accomplished choreographer at the age of twenty-three, Jillian Petrie has choreographed over twenty full length musicals and countless dance productions professionally. In the past year she has broadened her impressive body of work, showing her versatility as an artist with her recent ... (read complete bio)
BWW Interview:  Director Jillian Petrie and JUNGALBOOK Streaming at The Growing Stage Photo BWW Interview: Director Jillian Petrie and JUNGALBOOK Streaming at The Growing Stage
by Marina Kennedy - Jul 6, 2020

The Growing Stage (TGS) is proud to present their next Studio Series of the 38th season, 'Jungalbook' virtually streaming on YouTube Live on Friday, July 17 at 7:30PM and Saturday, July 18th at 4:00PM. Broadwayworld.com had the pleasure of interviewing director, Jillian Petrie.

The Growing Stage Launches Virtual Summer Camp and Performance of JUNGALBOOK Photo The Growing Stage Launches Virtual Summer Camp and Performance of JUNGALBOOK
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2020

The Growing Stage, The Children's Theatre of New Jersey, located in the Historic Palace Theatre in Netcong launches their Summer Arts Camp in a virtual setting this year.

NEWSIES Comes to St. John's UCC Photo NEWSIES Comes to St. John's UCC
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2020

Hot off the press, Star of the Day will present the Tony Award-winning smash hit Newsies The Musical at St. John's UCC in Emmaus, PA, March 27 a?" April 5.

BWW Interview: Connor McKenna and ELF THE MUSICAL at The Growing Stage Photo BWW Interview: Connor McKenna and ELF THE MUSICAL at The Growing Stage
by Marina Kennedy - Nov 24, 2019

The Growing Stage, The Children's Theatre of New Jersey, located in the Historic Palace Theatre in Netcong kicks off the holiday season with 'ELF The Musical' from November 29 through December 22. Broadwayworld.com had the pleasure of interviewing Connor McKenna about his career and his role as Buddy in 'ELF' at The Growing Stage.

ELF The Musical Kicks Off the Holidays at The Growing Stage! Photo ELF The Musical Kicks Off the Holidays at The Growing Stage!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2019

The Growing Stage, The Children's Theatre of New Jersey, located in the Historic Palace Theatre in Netcong kicks off the holiday season with ELF The Musical. 

BWW Interview: Sean Quigley in MATILDA-THE MUSICAL at The Growing Stage Photo BWW Interview: Sean Quigley in MATILDA-THE MUSICAL at The Growing Stage
by Marina Kennedy - Sep 24, 2019

'Matilda The Musical' will open the 2019/2020 Season at The Growing Stage (TGS), The Children's Theatre of New Jersey. Broadwayworld.com had the pleasure of interviewing Sean Quigley who plays Miss Trunchbull in the show.

MATILDA Opens At The Growing Stage! Photo MATILDA Opens At The Growing Stage!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2019

The Growing Stage, The Children's Theatre of New Jersey, located in the Historic Palace Theatre in Netcong opens its 38th season with Roald Dahl's MATILDA THE MUSICAL.  Running October 4th through the 20th with performances Fridays at 7:30PM, Saturdays and Sundays at 4:00 PM, Roald Dahl's MATILDA THE MUSICAL features a book by Dennis Kelly, music and lyrics by Tim Minchin with direction by Stephen L. Fredericks, TGS's Executive Director, choreography by Jillian Petrie and musical direction by Stephen Fox.

ROMEO & JULIET Set To Rock Music Opens In Macungie Photo ROMEO & JULIET Set To Rock Music Opens In Macungie
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2019

Star of the Day Productions is proud to present its 3rd Annual Summer Shakespeare Production: Romeo & Juliet - A Rock Concert Experience directed by Olivia King. We are combining Shakespeare with rock music throughout the decades in this fresh new take on a timeless classic.

Star of the Day Productions Present ROMEO & JULIET - A Rock Concert Experience Photo Star of the Day Productions Present ROMEO & JULIET - A Rock Concert Experience
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2019

BWW Review: MR. POPPER'S PENGUINS Delights at The Growing Stage Photo BWW Review: MR. POPPER'S PENGUINS Delights at The Growing Stage
by Marina Kennedy - May 16, 2019

Penguins have arrived in Netcong from the South Pole and they are charming audiences at The Growing Stage (TGS), The Children's Theatre of New Jersey. 'Mr. Popper's Penguins' is now being performed through May 19. This delightful production is sure to captivate children and adults alike.

Sensory Friendly Performance Announced At The Growing Stage! Photo Sensory Friendly Performance Announced At The Growing Stage!
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2019

The Growing Stage, The Children's Theatre of New Jersey, located in the Historic Palace Theatre in Netcong presents a sensory friendly performance of MR. POPPER'S PENGUINS on Sunday, May 19th at 1PM.  Based on the novel by Richard and Florence Atwater and featuring music and lyrics by George Howe, book by Robert Kauzlaric, this production is directed by Lori B. Lawrence, TGS's Director of Educational Programming with Musical Direction by Stephen Fox and Choreography by Jillian Petrie.

BWW Interview: Joey Sanzaro and MR. POPPER'S PENGUINS at The Growing Stage Photo BWW Interview: Joey Sanzaro and MR. POPPER'S PENGUINS at The Growing Stage
by Marina Kennedy - Apr 23, 2019

The Growing Stage (TGS), The Children's Theatre of New Jersey, located in the Historic Palace Theatre in Netcong concludes its 37th Main Stage season with Mr. Popper's Penguins. Broadwayworld.com had the opportunity to interview Joey Sanzaro who plays Mr. Popper in the upcoming show.

MR. POPPER'S PENGUINS Comes to The Growing Stage Photo MR. POPPER'S PENGUINS Comes to The Growing Stage
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2019

The Growing Stage, The Children's Theatre of New Jersey, located in the Historic Palace Theatre in Netcong concludes its 37th Main Stage season with MR. POPPER'S PENGUINS.

BWW Review: CURIOUS GEORGE: THE GOLDEN MEATBALL at The Growing Stage Photo BWW Review: CURIOUS GEORGE: THE GOLDEN MEATBALL at The Growing Stage
by Jaclyn Layman - Mar 25, 2019

Everyone's favorite monkey teaches us about kindness, friendship and how to make meatballs.

Curious George Comes To The Growing Stage! Photo Curious George Comes To The Growing Stage!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2019

The Growing Stage, The Children's Theatre of New Jersey, located in the Historic Palace Theatre in Netcong presents the musical production of CURIOUS GEORGE: THE GOLDEN MEATBALL.  The show runs March 15th through 31st with performances Saturdays and Sundays at 4:00 PM and a special Opening Night Performance, March 15th at 7:30PM followed by a post-show reception.  Featuring Music by John Kavanaugh and Book & Lyrics by Jeremy Desmon, this production is directed by Danny Campos, TGS Theatre Artist and Audience Development Director with Musical Direction by Stephen Fox and Choreography by Jillian Petrie.

The Growing Stage Announces All Youth Production Of A WRINKLE IN TIME Photo The Growing Stage Announces All Youth Production Of A WRINKLE IN TIME
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2019

The Growing Stage, The Children's Theatre of New Jersey, located in the Historic Palace Theatre on Route 183 in Netcong, New Jersey presents the Studio Series Presentation of A WRINKLE IN TIME from January 17th through 20th with performances at 7:30 PM on Thursday and Friday, and matinees at 4:00 PM on Saturday and Sunday.   Based on A WRINKLE IN TIME by Madeleine L'Engle, this adaptation is by Tracy Young. The production is directed and choreographed by Jillian Petrie, TGS Teaching Artist and Company Choreographer.

BWW Interview:  Danny Campos and Donald Andrew Danford in BABES IN TOYLAND at The Gro Photo BWW Interview: Danny Campos and Donald Andrew Danford in BABES IN TOYLAND at The Growing Stage
by Marina Kennedy - Nov 18, 2018

The Growing Stage, The Children's Theatre of New Jersey kicks off the holiday season with its original musical production of 'Babes in Toyland' from November 23 to December 16.The show was conceived by the company's Founder and Executive Director, Stephen L. Fredericks. TGS Artist-in-Residence, Perry Arthur Kroeger wrote the adaptation and song lyrics that are set to Victor Hugo's music. It is directed by Lori B. Lawrence, with musical direction by Stephen Fox, and choreography by Jillian Petrie.

The Holidays Arrive at The Growing Stage with BABES IN TOYLAND Photo The Holidays Arrive at The Growing Stage with BABES IN TOYLAND
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2018

The Growing Stage, The Children's Theatre of New Jersey, located in the Historic Palace Theatre in Netcong kicks off the holiday season with its original musical production of BABES IN TOYLAND.  The show runs November 23rd through December 16th with performances Saturday and Sunday matinees at 4:00 PM and a special Opening Night Performance, November 23rd at 7:30PM followed by a post-show reception. 

THE WIZARD OF OZ Comes to The Growing Stage Photo THE WIZARD OF OZ Comes to The Growing Stage
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2018

The Growing Stage, The Children's Theatre of New Jersey, located in the Historic Palace Theatre in Netcong opens its 37th Main Stage season with THE WIZARD OF OZ.  The show runs October 5th through the 28th with performances Saturday and Sunday matinees at 4:00 PM and a special Opening Night Performance, October 5th at 7:30PM followed by a post-show talkback and reception.

THE WIZARD OF OZ Comes to The Growing Stage Photo THE WIZARD OF OZ Comes to The Growing Stage
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2018

The Growing Stage, The Children's Theatre of New Jersey, located in the Historic Palace Theatre in Netcong opens its 37th Main Stage season with THE WIZARD OF OZ.  The show runs October 5th through the 28th with performances Saturday and Sunday matinees at 4:00 PM and a special Opening Night Performance, October 5th at 7:30PM followed by a post-show talkback and reception.

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