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The Fantasticks cast list

Peter Maier - El Gallo
Carrie McCourt - Luisa
Jim Hy - Matt

Brian Bowman - Hucklebee
James McFeaters - Bellomy
Philip Keith - Henry 

Kenneth Cory - Mortimer
Andrew Stiller - The Mute 

Youtheatre auditions, Jan. 28

If you’re between the ages of 8 and 15, come and see what Family Life Youtheatre is all about! We invite the littlest of actors and actresses to try out for The Lion King Jr. Saturday, Jan. 28, at Family Life in Bath. (The show is May 5-7.)

There are two group audition times Jan. 28 - the first session begins at 10 am and ends at 12 pm; the second session begins at 1pm and ends at 3:00pm. Children must stay the full two hours. We encourage you to register your child in advance for one of these group audition sessions. Registration is open now.

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"The Fantasticks" in March!

Family Life Performing Arts will present "The Fantasticks" in Bath, March 10-12, and March 17-18, as a series of dinner shows and one dessert matinee.

Bring the whole family to enjoy a comfortable dinner atmosphere while savoring a four-course meal around an inviting table. After dinner, settle in as the curtain rises for “The Fantasticks” – Family Life’s presentation of the 1960 musical loosely based on the play, Les Romanesques, by Edmond Rostand.

The show is a love story reminiscent of enduring classics such as “Romeo and Juliet” and is full of breathtaking poetry. The costumes are modest, the band is small, and the set is minimal, giving “The Fantasticks” an intimate feel that engages the audience's imagination and showcases a strong ensemble cast.

“I’ve always loved this coming-of-age tale," says Family Life's Performing Arts Director, Peter Maier. "It has laugh-out-loud sections of slapstick, followed by touching, wipe-your-eyes moments. I think the audience will find this show full of refreshing substance. It entertains and reveals commonalities in all of us that push for personal and societal change.”

Dinner performances (March 10,11, 17 and 18) start at various times in the evening at Family Life. The showing on March 12 is a dessert-only matinee starting at 2:30 p.m.

Call 1.800.927.9083 for more info or to purchase tickets. You also can order tickets online.