Director's Note I am thrilled to be returning to SJCT. This time not just as the fictional captain of the "Jolly Rodger" (playing the iconic Captain James Hook) but truly captain-ing the upcoming production of OLIVER. I have followed the successes and triumphs of SJCT and have cheered their progress and purpose. I have a deep affection for children's theatre: theater by children and for children. Theatre helped me at a very early age to find my … [Read more...] about Oliver!
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie
It all begins so simply… A day like any other. With a bag of cookies and a good spot in the yard to read, everything seemed about perfect. And then...Mouse came. Mouse may be adorable but Mouse is full of questions. And energy. And Mouse is hungry. What can Boy do but give Mouse a cookie? Wouldn’t you do the same thing? But, if you give a Mouse a cookie, Mouse is going to want a glass of milk. https://youtu.be/1C9XaUiAIpg It was amazing how … [Read more...] about If You Give a Mouse a Cookie
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
Director's Note: I love Christmas! it brings out the best in each of us. We tend to be more loving, forgiving, generous, and kind. It's more that just Santa and presents. It's much deeper. And like Imogene Herdman, it can change us into something more, something greater. Christmas fills us with hope, understanding, and peace and with that we can feel the cheer of the season as we remember what is important to us. "Hey! Hey! Unto you a child is … [Read more...] about The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
Little Shop of Horrors 2010
Director's Note Sometimes you just need to sit down, relax, and laugh. Theatre tells all kinds of stories and takes us on so many amazing journeys. Our journey tonight is enthusiastically silly fun. The cast, crew and production team have completely enjoyed the process of creating this charismatic theatre gem. And this gem is our gift to you tonight... so sit back, relax, and just laugh! ~Toni Butler Little Shop of Horrors performed in … [Read more...] about Little Shop of Horrors 2010