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ACT! for Youth packs a punch with season

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The Arts Council of Wilson has announced its performance lineup for the ACT! for Youth 2020-21 season.

All performances will be held at the Edna Boykin Cultural Center, 108 Nash St. NE.

‘BRING IT ON'

Nov. 13, 14, 20 and 21
at 7:30 p.m.

Nov. 15 and 22 at 3 p.m.

Auditions: Sept. 14-15

The musical is set in the competitive world of cheerleading, with its over-the-top team rivalries and high drama. Loosely based on the 2000 film of the same name, this fast-paced and athletically challenging production features music by Tom Kitt and Lin-Manuel Miranda and lyrics by Amanda Green and Lin-Manuel Miranda.

‘ANNIE’

Jan 29 and 30 and Feb. 5 and 6 at 7:30 p.m.

Jan. 31 and Feb. 7 at 3 p.m.

Auditions: Nov. 30 and Dec. 1.

Based on the Harold Gray comic strip Little Orphan Annie, this musical romp takes you on an action-packed adventure with an 11-year-old orphan as she searches for love, family and a place to call home. This iconic production features music by Charles Strouse and lyrics by Martin Charnin.

‘ALICE IN WONDERLAND’

April 23 and 24 at 7:30 p.m.

April 25 at 3 p.m.

Auditions: Feb. 15 and 16

All of your favorite characters will make an appearance in this classic tale based on the children’s book of the same name by Lewis Carroll, adapted for the stage by Anne Coulter Martens. The comedy, fantasy and whimsy of this production will captivate audiences of all ages.

THE SEASON

Season tickets for all three shows will be on sale starting in June, and tickets for individual shows will be available approximately six weeks prior to each show date. For more information on purchasing season tickets, contact the Arts Council of Wilson at 252-291-4329.

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