Roald Dahl's timeless story of the world famous candy man and his quest to find an heir comes to chocolate-covered life.
Be part of the Bonfire Camp Season with two sessions featuring a three week musical theatre intensive. Ignite summer camps condense everything from an Ignite main stage production into 18 whirlwind day of music, dance, acting and a whole lot of fun. These camps cover everything from audition training, set construction, costume design and performance elements and conclude with three full scale performances for family, friends and St. Louis musical theatre enthusiasts.
Session I: Disney's Cinderella Kids (for Performers Age 5-12)
Performances June 30 7pm and July 1 4pm and 7pm
The timeless, “rags to riches” fairy tale becomes a new audience favorite in Disney’s Cinderella KIDS, an adaptation of the treasured animated film that will charm its way into your heart and remind audiences that dreams really can come true.
Poor Cinderella is endlessly mistreated by her wicked stepmother and stepsisters, and denied a chance to go to the royal ball. With a little help from her mice friends – and a lot of help from her Fairy Godmother – Cinderella’s dreams come true. She goes to the ball, meets the Prince and falls in love!
Session II: Disney's the Lion King Jr. (For Performers Age 5-18)
Performances August 11 7pm, 12 7pm & 2pm
Disney's The Lion King has captivated the imagination of audiences around the world and now, for the first time ever, you have the opportunity to produce this one-of-a-kind musical in your your school. The African savannah comes to life on your stage with Simba, Rafiki and an unforgettable cast of characters as they journey from Pride Rock to the jungle... and back again, in this inspiring, coming-of-age tale.
**New this year** Ignite Summer Main Stage Little Shop of Horrors
Performances July 28-30
LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
A deviously delicious Broadway and Hollywood sci-fi smash musical, Little Shop Of Horrors has devoured the hearts of theatre goers for over 30 years. Howard Ashman and Alan Menken (Disney's The Little Mermaid, Beauty And The Beast, and Aladdin) are the creative geniuses behind what has become one of the most popular shows in the world.
The meek floral assistant Seymour Krelborn stumbles across a new breed of plant he names "Audrey II" - after his coworker crush. This foul-mouthed, R&B-singing carnivore promises unending fame and fortune to the down and out Krelborn as long as he keeps feeding it, BLOOD. Over time, though, Seymour discovers Audrey II's out of this world origins and intent towards global domination!