Friday, August 16 - Monday, August 19 ALL JCC parking lots will be closed for Lehigh Valley Pride. All lots will reopen on Tuesday, August 20. The JCC building, outdoor pool and programming will run as scheduled during this time.

Stagemakers Theater

Stagemakers Theater brings new and old works to life with our dedicated theater team. We offer plenty of opportunities to participate in every aspect of theater on and off the stage. 

Tickets can be purchased by calling 610.435.3571 or clicking below. Groups of 10 or more may be eligible for a discount.

 
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Stagemakers Fall Show: Newsies

  • Auditions: Monday, August 26 or Tuesday, August 27  |  6:30pm - 8:30pm  |  Choose one of the two days to attend
  • Call Backs: Wednesday, August 28  |  6:30pm - 8:30pm
  • Parent Meeting: Thursday, August 29  |  7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Ages: Pre-K - 12th Grade
  • Participation Fee (Only required upon acceptance of a role): $128  |  JCC Members: $85
  • Show Dates: Thursday, December 12 at 7:00pm, Saturday, December 14 at 7:00pm, Sunday, December 15 at 2:00pm

Set in turn-of-the century New York City, Newsies is the rousing tale of Jack Kelly, a charismatic newsboy and leader of a band of teenaged "newsies." When titans of publishing raise distribution prices at the newsboys’ expense, Jack rallies newsies from across the city to strike against the unfair conditions and fight for what's right!

Based on the 1992 motion picture and inspired by a true story, Newsies features a Tony Award-winning score by Alan Menken (Little Shop of Horrors, Sister Act) and Jack Feldman and a book by Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein (Kinky Boots). Featuring the now classic songs “Carrying the Banner,” “Seize the Day,” and “Santa Fe,” Newsies is packed with non-stop thrills and a timeless message, perfect for the whole family and every audience.

Forms: Audition Form  |  Personal Ad Form  |  Conflict Calendar

Audition Sheet Music: Santa Fe  |  Carrying the Banner King of New York  |  Watch What Happens

Audition Music (All Audio Samples)

Choose a song that best fits the character for which you are auditioning. Live accompanist will be provided for auditions. Please wear clothing suitable for dancing as all children will learn a short piece of choreography.

Contact: Brenda Finberg ([email protected])

J'S GOT TALENT

  • Round One: Saturday, October 19 or 26, 7pm
  • Round Two: Thursday, November 2, 7pm
  • Entry Fee:    Individual: $30  |  JCC MVP: $20
                             Group: $50  |  JCC MVP: $40
  • Tickets:         Individual: $10  |  JCC MVP: $8
                             Group Rate (10 or more): $7

Show off your unique talent during this local competition. Individual and group acts of all ages are invited to perform over two rounds for the chance to win $200. Perform either Saturday, October 19 or Saturday, October 26 at 7:00pm. Semi-finalists from round one chosen by live audiences and local judges will move on to the final round on Saturday, November 2. All acts must register by September 27. Max 10 participants in a group. Group acts must have at least one JCC member to qualify for JCC Member pricing. All acts must be family friendly.

Click here to read the guidelines for competition

Contact: Brenda Finberg ([email protected])

Stagemakers Winter Show: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Jr.

  • Auditions: Monday, December 2 or Tuesday, December 3  |  6:30pm - 8:30pm  |  Choose one of the two days to attend
  • Call Backs: Wednesday, December 4  |  6:30pm - 8:30pm
  • Parent Meeting: December 5  |  7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Ages: Pre-K - 12th Grade
  • Participation Fee (Only required upon acceptance of a role): $128  |  JCC Members: $85
  • Show Dates: Thursday, March 12 at 7:00pm, Sunday, March 15 at 2:00pm and 7:00pm

The famous high-flying car is ready to land on your stage and save the day in this Broadway Junior adaptation of the blockbuster musical and beloved classic film. Take a fantastic musical adventure with an out-of-this-world car that flies through the air and sails the seas. Based on the record-breaking West End production and the beloved film, and featuring an unforgettable score by the Sherman Brothers (Mary Poppins), Chitty Chitty Bang Bang JR. is one blockbuster that audiences will find "Truly Scrumptious."

Eccentric inventor, Caractacus Potts, sets about restoring an old race car with the help of his children Jeremy and Jemima. They soon discover the car is magic, and has the ability to float and take flight. When the evil Baron Bomburst desires the magic car for himself, the family joins forces with Truly Scrumptious and Grandpa Potts to outwit the dastardly Baron and Baroness and their villainous henchman, the Child Catcher.

Filled with amazing stage spectacle and unforgettable songs, including the Academy Award nominated title song, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang JR. is a high-flying fun-filled adventure that will dazzle audiences and Broadway Junior Stars alike.

Audition materials coming soon

Contact: Brenda Finberg ([email protected])

 

Past Productions

Spring 2019: Annie Jr.

Winter 2018: Peter Pan Jr.

Fall 2018: The Lion King Jr.

Spring 2018: Once Upon a Mattress Jr.

Winter 2017: Alice in Wonderland Jr.

Fall 2017: Seussical Jr.

Spring 2017: Fame Jr.

Winter 2016: The Little Mermaid Jr.

Fall 2016: Singin' in the Rain Jr.

Spring 2016: Legally Blonde the Musical Jr.

Winter 2015: Mary Poppins

Fall 2015: Shrek the Musical Jr.

Spring 2015: High School Musical Jr.

Winter 2014: Aladdin Jr.

Fall 2014: The Wizard of Oz

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