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Grand Rapids Civic Theatre Traveling Troupe

June 4th – Anyone attending the 2:00pm public performance (free general admission) of Awesome Allie, First Kid Astronaut will receive a $1.00 coupon to the Grand Rapids Public Museum Planetarium!

Traveling Troupe provides elementary schools and the community with free access to live theatre.   For many audience members, this is a ‘first experience’ of live theatre.   A volunteer group of middle/high school and adult actors make 13 elementary school visits between March – May (one visit a week).

Shawmut Hills Elementary

Aberdeen Elementary

Sherwood Park Elementary

Buchanan School

Cesar E. Chavez Elementary

Excel Charter Academy

Coit Creative Arts Academy

Oriole Park Elementary

Sibley Elementary

River City Scholar Academy

Pine Island Elementary

In addition to the school performances, Traveling Troupe provides four opportunities for the public to see this production on the Civic Stage.   Three free Saturday performances are held in March and a final performance, in partnership with Festival, occurs in June.  To register your school for a Traveling Troupe performance please call,   616-222-6653.

LaughFest – Grand Rapids Civic Theatre, Saturday March 12, at 2:00 PM. (General Seating – Doors open at 1:30 PM

Greenville Area Community Center Stage – Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 1:30 pm. Tickets are free with a limit of 5 per person

Click here for more information about the Greenville area performance.

 

Festival of the Arts – Saturday June 4 at 2:00pm at Grand Rapids Civic Theatre. Tickets are free

SPRING 2016 TRAVELING TROUPE:

Awesome Allie, first kid astronaut

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Yesterday Allie was just a normal kid, but today she’s headed into outer space! With the help of her trusty talking dog Captain Chaos and Rover the Dancing Robot from Mars, Allie’s on a mission across the solar system to save Earth, and maybe learn some things about science along the way. Grab your space suit and get ready for an adventure that’s out of this world!

cast

Ashley Isenhoff*…………..Allie
Elizabeth Foster*…………..Alien
Liz Farrell…………………….Mom
David Duiven………………..President of the United States
Andrew Schneider**………Secret Service Agent Bob
Sophia McIntosh……………Captain Chaos
Maria Leigh*…………………Rover
Lizzie Mathias*……………..Magic Maker
Emily Williams*……………Magic Maker

CREW

Mackenzie McElroy**…………….Director
Charles Hutchins ……………………Musical Director
Erin Kacos……………………………..Choreographer
Andrew Schneider…………………..Tour/Road Manager
Kelly Lucas……………………………Costume Designer
Val Fischer…………………………….Properties Design
Sam Johnson………………………….Sound Desgin/Road Engineer
David Len……………………………..Set Designer
Steve Schwall**……………………..Technical Director
Allyson Paris………………………….Produce

“Awesome Allie, First Kid Astronaut is presented through special arrangement with and all authorized performance materials are supplied by Theatrical Rights Worldwide (TRW), 1359 Broadway, Suite 914, New York, NY. 10018. (866) 378-9758 www.theatricalrights.com

SPONSORS

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