The Willingham Theater and Willingham Performing Arts Academy is moving into the autumn spirit by performing the musical “Spookley the Sq. Pumpkin” Oct. 21-24, within the Willingham Theater. This musical is household pleasant and acceptable for all ages.
“I like this story about being type to all these round you, even when they give the impression of being completely different,” stated Director Jessie Grant. “It’s an exquisite lesson for kiddos and a very good reminder for adults.”
Primarily based on the animated movie Spookley the Sq. Pumpkin by Joe Troiano and Tom Hughes and the e book The Legend of Spookley the Sq. Pumpkin by Troiano, it tells the story of a sq. pumpkin residing in a spherical pumpkin patch and his battle to slot in. Inspired by kindly Jack Scarecrow, Spookley tries his finest, however he isn’t certain he has what it takes till a mighty storm threatens Vacation Hill Farm. Spookley realizes it’s as much as him and his sq. form to avoid wasting the day. In consequence, all of the pumpkins within the patch be taught that the issues that make you completely different make you particular.
Willingham Performing Arts Academy college students will deliver the story to life on stage with colourful puppets, music and dance.
“Working once more with Dreamlab Studios is a dream. They created our lovely puppets,” stated Grant.
“I’ve seen such great teamwork as we get to deliver this present to life — to not point out expertise,” she added.
Performances are Oct. 21-23 at 7 p.m. and Oct. 24 at 3pm. Tickets are $22. Tickets for these exhibits will be bought at www.yadkinarts.org or on the Field Workplace from 10am-4pm, Monday-Friday. The present will probably be within the Yadkin Cultural Arts Middle’s Willingham Theater, 226 E. Predominant St., Yadkinville. COVID-19 security protocols are in place with masks required to be worn always contained in the Yadkin Cultural Arts Middle – together with the Willingham Theater, the Welborn Gallery, and the Foyer space.