Junior Productions

The Basie Academy’s audition-based, junior Broadway productions provide performers aged 7-18 with a professionally mounted, lavishly costumed production on the famed Basie Center stage!


 


SPRING ’20 Production: Moana Jr.

June 9
Count Basie Center for the Arts

This thrilling and heartwarming coming-of-age story follows the strong-willed Moana as she sets sail across the Pacific to save her village and discover the truth about her heritage. With empowering messages of bravery and selflessness, Moana Jr. is sure to bring out the hero within each of us. Be a part of this lavishly costumed main stage production.

AGES: 10-17

  • AUDITIONS:  Tuesday, March 31 & Wednesday, April 1 • 5-7PM | Call 732-224-8778 x 125 for an audition time
  • CALL BACKS: Thursday, April 2
  • REHEARSALS: Tuesdays / Thursdays 4-6PM; Saturdays 9AM-1PM | Starting April 7th
  • TECH REHEARSAL: Monday, June 8th

FINAL PERFORMANCE:  June 9th at the Basie Center’s Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre

INSTRUCTORS: Anthony Greco and Jessica O’Brien

Moana Jr. Kids

AGES: 7-9

  • AUDITIONS:  March 31 and April 1 • 4-5PM | Call 732-224-8778 x 125 for an audition time
  • ONCE A WEEK REHEARSALS: Thursdays 4-5:30PM | From April 23 – June 4
  • TECH REHEARSAL: Monday, June 8th

Students in this weekly rehearsal class will also be in the main stage production
FINAL PERFORMANCE:  June 9th at the Basie Center’s Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre

INSTRUCTORS: Anthony Greco, Jessica O’Brien & Ariana Centamore

 

 


 


WINTER ’20 Production: Mary Poppins Jr.

March 3rd • 7PM
Count Basie Center for the Arts

Your favorite practically perfect nanny takes center stage in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious adventure based on the award-winning Broadway musical and classic Walt Disney film.

Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins JR. is an enchanting mixture of irresistible story, unforgettable songs and breathtaking dance numbers. This show is a perfect opportunity to showcase a strong, iconic female performer, as well as unique special effects and illusions.

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