Little Shop of Horrors to take to the Performing Arts Centre stage: A Student Theatre production.

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May 8th, 2018

BURLINGTON, ON

 

Burlington Student Theatre is celebrating 40 years of drama, music, dance and creativity. Located in Optimist Park the theatre is home to the longest-running youth theatre program in Burlington.

House of horrorsThe theatre’s show, Little Shop of Horrors, performs at the Burlington Performing Arts Centre on May 24 and 25 during Student Theatre Week, – May 21 to 27 – helps to promote the positive role that arts programs in Burlington have played in maintaining the health and wellness of our young citizens.

Burlington Student Theatre contributes to the life and vibrancy of the arts in Burlington.

Little Shop of Horrors gives students the opportunity to develop skills, find themselves as they mature, involve themselves in the community and demonstrate leadership skills.

The Show:
SENIOR MAINSTAGE 2018 – Senior Level May 24 & 25, 2018
LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS – Howard Ashman & Alan Menkin

From the company that brought you Joseph, Xanadu, Once on this Island, this scifi comic romance rock musical won’t disappoint! A nerdy flower shop assistant finds a chance at success and romance with the help of a plant that feeds on human flesh and blood! The music, composed by Alan Menkin – best known for writing songs for Disney’s Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, and Aladdin, is in the style of 1960’s rock & roll.

It premiered off Broadway in 1982 and ran for five years with 2209 performances. The 1986 film version, directed by Frank Oz, received 90% on Rotten Tomatoes. A Must See!!!

Ticket Prices (Includes Fees & Tax):
Regular $30.00 ($35.00 starting April 24, 2018)
Youth 16 & Under $25.00 ($30.00 starting April 24, 2018)
Group (10+) $15.00 (Please contact Box Office)

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