The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

March 20, 2014

Coming to a high school stage near you

The Daily Item

— Here is a listing of area high school musicials:


What: “Once Upon a Mattress”

When: 7:30 p.m. March 20-22

Where: Middle school auditorium

Tickets: $8, available at

And: The Warrior Run Choir parents will be selling concessions each night prior to the show and during intermission.


What: “Anything Goes”

When: 7 p.m. March 20-22

Where: Mifflinburg Area High School Auditorium

Tickets: Premium reserved (all ages) $10, general reserved (students and adults) $8, general reserved (age 12 and under) $6.  For tickets, contact the high school office or Joseph Weisser at SUN Area Technical Institute, (570) 666-0659. Tickets also available at the door prior to each performance beginning at 6 p.m.

And: Auditorium doors open at 6:15 p.m.


What: “The Music Man”

When: 7 p.m. March 21-22

Where: High school auditorium

Tickets: $10. Available in the district business office from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, or by calling (570) 648-5752, ext. 4114.  

And: Director is Kevin Styer, assistant director is Mary Anne Stump. Art direction and set design by Shawn McGugan, Scott Anderson is technical director and choreography is by Natalie Page.


What: “Working: A Musical,” based on the book by Studs Terkel

When: 8 p.m. March 21-22, 2 p.m. March 23

Where: Danville Middle School

Tickets: $8 adults, $5 students. Available at the door one hour prior to each show.

And: Sixteen Drama Club members are involved in the production. Musical director is James Vessey.


What: “Legally Blonde the Musical”

When: 7 p.m. March 21-22 and 2:30 p.m. March 23

Where: Line Mountain High School auditorium, 187 Line Mountain Road, Herndon

Tickets: $7 adults, $5 students and senior citizens. Tickets available at the door.


What: “9 to 5”

When: 7:30 p.m. April 4-5, 11-12, 2:30 p.m. April 6 and 13

Tickets: $10 premium reserved, $6 standard reserved

For tickets or more information: Call (570) 809-0939 or e-mail

And: With lyrics and music by Dolly Parton, based on the 1979 blockbuster movie.


What: “Willy Wonka”

When: 7:30 p.m. April 10-12

Tickets: Reduced advance prices are $8 adults, students/seniors $6; general admission tickets at the door are $9 adults and $7 students/seniors.  

For tickets and more information: Call the high school office at (570) 837-0046.


What: “Hello Dolly!”

When: April 10-12. Dinner 6 p.m., theater 7:30 p.m.

Where: Sunbury Christian Academy, 135 Spruce Hollow Road, Northumberland

Tickets: Dinner theater — $15 adults, $7 children (8 and under); theater only — $7 adults, $4 children (8 and under)

Menu: Coleslaw, rolls and butter, meatloaf, mashed potatoes with gravy, corn, carrot cake

And:  Winner of 10 Tony Awards including Best Musical, “Hello Dolly!” is one of the most enduring Broadway classics.

For more information: (570) 473-7592.


What: “Children of Eden” by Stephen Schwartz and John Caird

When: 7 p.m. April 10-12

Tickets:  All seating reserved. Advance tickets: $8 adults, $5 students; at the door: $10 adults, $7 students. Tickets can be purchased online at through April 9.

And: Freely based on the story of Genesis, “Children of Eden” is a frank examination of the age-old conflict between parents and children. Adam, Eve, Noah and the “Father” who created them deal with the headstrong, cataclysmic actions of their respective children.


What: “Jekyll & Hyde”

Where:  Selinsgrove Area High School auditorium, main entrance, 500 N. Broad St.

When: 7:30 p.m. April 11-12, 2:30 p.m. April 13

Tickets: $5 students, $10 adults. Available at

For additional information, contact Kayla Kratzer at (570) 809-3423 or

And: Directed by Ryan Ettinger. Cast includes: Brian Lose as Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Emma Lewis as Emma Carew, Jess Eyster as Lucy Harris, and Ben Kahn as John Utterson.