Fort Scott, Kansas – Fort Scott Community College’s Theatre
Department is pleased to announce that this year's children’s theatre summer camp will culminate in two productions of “Into the Woods, Jr.”
Shows are scheduled for Friday, July 25 and
Saturday, July 26. The shows will be held at the Danny and
Willa Ellis Fine Arts Center. Tickets
will be $5 at the door. Curtain was
originally set for 8 p.m., but a pre-show has been added to the
schedule at 7:30 p.m.
“Into the Woods, Jr.” intertwines several
Brothers Grimm fairy tales into a new story involving a childless baker, his
wife and their quest to begin a family. Characters
are drawn from “Little Red Riding Hood,” “Jack and the Beanstalk,” “Rapunzel,” “Cinderella”
and other stories. More than fifty students auditioned for FSCC's children's theatre summer camp. Every student was offered a role in the production.
Theatre connoisseurs may wish to know
that Act II of Stephen Sondheim’s “Into the Woods” is not included in the "Jr."