"The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" stars local youth
"The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe," a new dramatization of
C.S. Lewis' class tale set in the land of Narnia, will take the
stage for the14th annual youth summer theater program
presented by Boise Parks & Recreation and Boise Little
Twenty-five young actors age 10-18 will perform at 7:30 p.m.
July 18-20 & 25-26 and at 2 p.m. July 21 and 27 at the Boise
Little Theater, 100 E. Fort St., Boise.
Directed by Wendy Koeppl, the show faithfully recreates the
magic and mystery of Aslan, the great lion, his struggle with the
White Witch, and the adventures of four children who inadvertently
wander from an old wardrobe into the exciting,
The intense action features chases, duels and escapes as the
witch is determined to keep Narnia in her possession and to end the
reign of Aslan. All the memorable episodes from the story are
represented in this exciting dramatization: the temptation of
Edmund by the witch, the slaying of the evil wolf by Peter, the
witnessing of Aslan's resurrection by Susan and Lucy, the crowing
of the four new rulers of Narnia, and more.
The supporting characters are also here: the unicorn, the
centaur and other forest animals, along with Father Christmas, Mr.
and Mrs. Beaver and Tumnus the Faun. This story of love, faith,
courage and giving, with its triumph of good over evil, is a true
celebration of life.
"The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" was written by
Summer show tickets are $8 general admission, $5 for kids age 12
and under. To purchase tickets, see the Boise Little Theater webpage or
contact the box office at 208-342-5104
For more information, please contact email@example.com.