Into the Woods
January 31 - February 2, 2014
Into the Woods, music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by James Lapine, originally directed on Broadway by James Lapine with orchestrations by Jonathan Tunick, will be performed January 31 at 7 pm, February 1 at 1 pm and 7 pm, February 2 at 1 pm in the Black Box Theater, Arsenal Center for the Arts, Watertown. A Watertown Children’s Theatre Black Box Series production presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). This fractured fairytale by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine features a motley crew of characters including a blood-thirsty Little Red Riding Hood, a rapping witch, and an uncertain Cinderella. A cast of 9th-12th graders explores what can happen in the woods in this Broadway favorite. WCT’s Producing Director, Meghan Kenny invites audiences to enjoy “the music, the magic, and the mayhem.” Tickets are $12 and are on sale beginning January 14th through WCT’s website at watertownchildrenstheatre.org or by calling 1-800-838-3006. For more information, visit WCT’s website or call 617-926-ARTS.