ALL 3 PERFORMANCES ARE SOLD OUT!!!
Friday, July 28, Saturday, July 29, and Sunday, July 30 at 2 p.m. Be sure to get your tickets for our 'The Best Christmas Pageant Ever' early - as they usually sell out early, too!
The 60-minute musical, designed for middle-school aged performers, is based on the Broadway production directed by Julie Taymor and the 1994 Disney film. The all-youth cast features 33 students, led by Camp Director Lauren Brody-Clarke, Musical Director Mary Christensen, and Choreographer Marie Paul, and is will be a sell-out! According to Pistarckle Founder/Artistic Producer Nikki Emerich,“ Our youth adaptation of the popular Broadway show is sure to enchant and entertain all ages.”
Thanks to all our 2017 Summer Camp Scholarship Fund Sponsors: American Yacht Harbor, Artistic Jewelers, Barefoot Buddha Boutique, Bolongo Bay Beach Resort, Boss Underwater Adventure, Bluebeard's Castle Resort, Cardow Jewelers, Christy Mitchell Esthetician, Community Foundation of the VI, Cruise Ship Excursions, Dan Crim, Dr. Eleanor R. Blyden, DLD Laundry, FirstBank, JH Capital VI, Inc., Mickey Mania, Margaritaville, Off The Grid Restaurant, Parasail Virgin Islands, Paint Depot, Payless Shoes, ReUse Emporium, Rotary St. Thomas II, Rum Island Pub, Side Street Pub, St. Thomas Health Care Management, Inc., The Daily News, The Green Iguana, The Ritz-Carlton, The VI Lottery, VI Housing Finance Authority, Up Island Ice Cream, Virgin Islands Council on the Arts, The Shops at Yacht Haven Grande, Tillett Gardens, Viya, and West Indies Company.
The Lion King JR tells the story of the epic adventures of a curious cub named Simba as he struggles to accept the responsibilities of adulthood and his destiny as king. Along the way, the young lion encounters a colorful cast of characters including spunky lioness Nala, charismatic meerkat Timon, and loveable warthog Pumbaa. To claim his rightful place on the throne and save his beloved Pridelands , Simba must find his inner strength and confront his wicked Uncle Scar. The Lion King JR. features classic songs from the 1994 film such as “Hakuna Matata” and the Academy Award®-winning “Can You Feel the Love Tonight” as well as additional songs penned for the Broadway production.
2017 Camp: DISNEY'S 'THE LION KING JR'
Starz Musical Theater Summer Camp for youth
Disney's The Lion King JR
Music & Lyrics by
Elton John & Tim Rice
Additional Music & Lyrics By
Lebo M. Mark Mancina, Jay Rifkin & Hans Zimmer
Book By: Roger Allers & Irene Mecchi
Based on the Broadway Production directed by Julie Taymor
Camp Now In Session
through July 30th
This six-week Summer Musical Theater Camp is for curious, creative kids who are 9 years and older.
Camp Times: 9 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday
Be sure to consider sending your child to our upcoming Camp #2: Playwrighting! More information, click here
Camp Director Lauren Brody-Clarke grew up on St. Thomas attended Antilles School, and graduated from UCLA Theater Film and TV department with a minor in musical theater. She has traveled the world performing, appearing in over 50 musicals, including appearing in the national tour of Mamma Mia and All That Jazz in NYC. She has directed theater camps and theater youth programs for 15 years, spreading her passion for the arts to new generations. Currently she is the Director of the Theater Arts Program at Marin Horizon School in the Bay Area, and continues to perform professionally with several theater companies there.
Check out some of the pictures from our past production of Into The Woods, JR. The kids did a ridiculously good job, definitely a summer well spent!