Encore Elite

April 22, 2017

The Lion King JR

RAFIKI gathers the ANIMALS of the Pridelands to welcome the newborn cub of King MUFASA and Queen SARABI (“Circle of Life with Nants’ Ingonyama”). The king’s jealous brother, SCAR, no longer heir to the throne, skips the ceremony, upsetting Mufasa. Time passes (“Grasslands Chant”) and YOUNG SIMBA grows into a curious young […]
July 8, 2016

Crazy for You YPE

Grades 9-12 Crazy For You, the Gershwin musical, is about a well-to-do young New Yorker, Bobby Child, who is sent to Nevada to foreclose on a family-owned, small town theater. Falling in love with the local postmistress, Bobby decides to produce a show to save the theater.  This high energy romantic comedy includes plot twists, fabulous dance numbers and classic Gershwin music such as I Got Rhythm, Nice Work If You Can Get It, Embraceable You and Someone To Watch Over Me. Crazy for You won the Tony Award for Best Musical in 1992 and continues to be a crowd-pleaser to this day!  The American classic is the perfect blend of music, laughter, dancing, sentiment and showmanship!  You won’t want to miss this one! Mondays through Thursdays: 5:30 - 7:30 *Rehearsal attendance only required when on schedule. Auditions: October 17 and 18 or by appointment. Start Date: November 1 Performances: December 17,18 Tuition: $ 220 (Includes T-Shirt) *There is a non-refundable $100 audition fee required to register for an audition time. This fee will be applied towards your $220 tuition fee.  
June 9, 2016

Shrek The Musical JR.

Directed by Kimberly Stevens Grades 4 – 12 It’s a “big bright beautiful world” for everyone’s favorite ogre in Shrek The Musical JR., based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film.  With a host of over-the-top roles, there’s a part for everyone in this dazzling adventure story! In a faraway kingdom, the green ogre […]
August 1, 2015

You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown

Directed by Jennifer Kafka Smith Grades 9 – 12 You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, the musical by Clark Gesner that made its off-Broadway debut in 1967, takes us to an average day in the life of Charlie Brown.  This day is made up of little moments picked from all the days […]
March 16, 2015

The Sound of Music

Show Dates: June 12th and 13th The Sound of Music -The final collaboration between Rodgers & Hammerstein was destined to become the world’s most beloved musical. When a postulant proves too high-spirited for the religious life, she is dispatched to serve as governess for the seven children of a widowed naval Captain. […]
February 6, 2014

Xanadu Jr.

ENCORE ELITE (Grades 9 – 12) Congratulations to the cast of Xanadu Jr!   It’s 1980 and the magical and beautiful Greek muse, Kira, descends from the heavens of Mt. Olympus to Venice Beach, California on a quest to inspire a struggling artist, Sonny, as he strives to achieve the greatest artistic creation […]