ACTivate Lexington’s repurposed Suessical!
An innovative and repurposed version of a beloved musical is coming to LEXINGTON,KENTUCKY
ACTiVATE LEXINGTON IN PARTNERSHIP
WITH LIVE GREEN LEXINGTON
IS BRINGING TO LIFE THE VIBRANT WORLD OF DR. SEUSS
WITH OUR MODERNIZED CONCEPTS AND REPURPOSED SET!
This Creative and Magical Musical Opens June 24, 2022!
LEXINGTON,KENTUCKY AND FROM THE URBAN JUNGLE OF NOOL, MAY 31. 2022 – ACTIVATE LEXINGTON (a program of Voices Amplified) is a citywide youth community theatre project that includes training, community and innovative performance!
We are bringing to life the vibrant world of Seuss like never before in our repurposed Seussical JR., with a current interpretation of the Cat in the Hat, Horton the Elephant, Gertrude McFuzz, and Mayzie La Bird you may see some similarities to our current pop culture as we explore relevant social challenges in our community. The musical co-conceived by Lynn Ahrens, Stephen Flaherty and Eric Idle, Seussical JR. combines Dr. Seuss tales using a range of styles from Latin to pop, swing to gospel, and R&B to funk.
Community partner, Live Green Lexington has facilitated collection drives for our set and will be at all performances to provide educational materials to the community on the importance of recycling properly.
ACTivate has also partnered with the Kenwick Community Center to provide a FREE week of workshops to the neighborhood. This group of emerging young artists will perform one number at the Pay-What-You-Can Performance on Saturday night.
- 2:00 - 3:30 pm