School House Rock Live!
Book By George Keating, Kyle Hall, and Scott Ferguson
Music and Lyrics By Bob Dorough, Dave Frishberg, George Newall, Kathy Mandry, Lynn Ahrens, and Tom Yohe
Based on an idea by Dave McCall and a TV series created by George Newall and Tom Yohe
Directed By Terri Kuechle
Presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.
September 28th - October 13th
Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30pm
Sundays at 2pm
Based on the Emmy Award-winning 1970s cartoon, Schoolhouse Rock Live! follows Tom, a nerve-wracked school teacher who is nervous about his first day of teaching. He tries to relax by watching TV, when various characters representing facets of his personality emerge from the set and show him how to win his students over with imagination and music.
BEYOND THE PAGES OF THE SCRIPT
Sunday September 16th • 1pm - 2pm
Beaverton City Library • Ages 2 - 12 with family
Children are invited to explore the history of grammar and math through crafts, stories, music, and games. Meet characters from the upcoming production of Schoolhouse Rock Live! at this event, co-hosted with the Beaverton City Library Youth Services Division.
Wednesday September 28th • 7pm
Beaverton City Library Auditorium
Join us for a special 50-minute preview event for the upcoming production of Schoolhouse Rock Live!. Meet the cast and journey through the world of early childhood education from ages 0-5 when young brains are producing millions of neural connections each second.
Sunday October 7th • Immediately following the 2pm performance
Join us for a brief talkback with the cast and crew of Schoolhouse Rock Live! and engage in an informal, moderated discussion about the production design, rehearsal process, creating characters, and more.
TOM: Brent Nielsen
GEORGE: Brittain Jackson
DINA: Tyrene Bada
JOE: Jordan Morris
DORI: Jemi Kostiner-Mansfield
SHULIE: Carolynn Shields