by Mordecai Richler (Young People’s Theatre). A young boy struggles to be heard in this musical adaptation of Richler’s classic book. Previews from Nov 16, opens Nov 19 and runs to January 3, see website for schedule. $10-$41.
Young People’s Theatre revives Mordecai Richlers childrens classic with clever new tunes by Britta and Anika Johnson. In the hands of co-directors Allen MacInnis and Jen Shuber, the production zips along, and there are some entertaining performances, notably that of Damien Atkins as the blustery, petulant Fang, whos never lost his inner child.
Location - Young People's Theatre