Round Rock ISD Fine Arts is proud to announce an exciting mix of both traditional and contemporary musical theatre shows* coming to a stage near you in 2020. The students and staff at 10 area schools will be pulling out all the stops to produce energizing productions with student breakout moments.

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Tickets go on sale to the public on Thursday, Dec. 19. “Add to Calendar” above to set a reminder to purchase tickets.

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Mamma Mia!
January 16, 17 & 18

Presented by: McNeil High School
Location: Raymond E. Hartfield Performing Arts Center, 5800 McNeil Dr. in Austin
Admission: Adults $15, Students & over 65 $10

Tickets go on sale Dec. 19
Reserve your seats for the Thurs., Jan. 16, 7 p.m. show
Reserve your seats for the Fri., Jan. 17, 7 p.m. show
Reserve your seats for the Sat., Jan. 18, 7 p.m. show

Featuring favorite ABBA songs and set in Greece, Mamma Mia! tells the story of Donna as she prepares for the wedding of her daughter, Sophie. The fun starts when Donna’s best friends reunite for the wedding. Unbeknownst to Donna, however, Sophie has also invited Donna’s old flames in an attempt to discover her father’s identity! Happy chaos, rediscovered love, and a few minor inconveniences all lead to a celebration only ABBA can inspire. Publisher rating: PG-13.

 

Chicago: High School Edition – TWO LOCATIONS

January 16, 17 & 18

In the razzle-dazzle of the roaring 1920s, Chicago is a story of Roxy Hart, a housewife and nightclub dancer who murders a faithless lover and convinces her hapless husband, Amos, to take the rap…until he finds out he’s been duped and turns on Roxie. Convicted and sent to death row, Roxie and another “Merry Murderess,” Velma Kelly, vie for the spotlight and the headlines, ultimately joining forces in search of the “American Dream”: fame, fortune, and acquittal. Publisher rating: Pre-teen (Age 11-13) and above.

Presented by: Stony Point High School
Location:
Stony Point High School Auditorium,1801 Tiger Trail in Round Rock
Admission: Adults $15, Students & over 65 $12

Tickets go on sale Dec. 19
Reserve your seats for Thurs., Jan. 16, 7 p.m. show
Reserve your seats for Fri., Jan. 17, 7 p.m. show
Reserve your seats for Sat., Jan. 18, 7 p.m. show

Presented by: Westwood High School
Location:
Westwood High School black box, 12400 Mellow Meadow Dr. in Austin
Admission: Adults $17, Students & over 65 $12

Tickets go on sale Dec. 19
Reserve your seats for Thurs., Jan. 16, 7 p.m. show
Reserve your seats for Fri., Jan. 17, 7 p.m. show
Reserve your seats for Fri., Jan. 17, 2 p.m. show
Reserve your seats for Sat., Jan. 18, 7 p.m. show

Legally Blonde
January 29, 30, 31 & February 1

Presented by Cedar Ridge High School

Location: Cedar Ridge Auditorium, 2801 Gattis School Rd. in Round Rock
Admission: Adults $17, Students & over 65 $12

Tickets go on sale Dec. 19
Reserve your seats for the Wed., Jan. 29, 7 p.m. show
Reserve your seats for the Thurs.y, Jan. 30, 7 p.m. show
Reserve your seats for the Fri., Jan. 31, 7 p.m. show
Reserve your seats for the Sat., Feb. 1, 7 p.m. show

Legally Blonde is an upbeat musical comedy based on the adored 2001 film starring Reese Witherspoon. Action-packed and exploding with memorable songs and dynamic dances – this musical is so much fun, it should be illegal!

Elle Woods is determined to win her boyfriend back, and charms her way into the prestigious Harvard law school. While there, Elle struggles to fit in. Luckily, with the support of new friends and a little encouragement along the way, Elle quickly realizes her potential and sets out to prove herself to the world. Publisher rating: PG-13.

Tarzan
January 29, 30, 31, February 1

Presented by Round Rock High School
Location: Stony Point High School Auditorium,1801 Tiger Trail in Round Rock
Admission: Adults $17, Students & over 65 $15

Tickets go on sale Dec. 19
Reserve your seats for the Wed., Jan. 29, 7 p.m.
Reserve your seats for the Thurs., Jan. 30, 7 p.m.
Reserve your seats for the Fri., Jan. 31, 7 p.m.
Reserve your seats for the Sat., Feb. 1, 7 p.m.

Tarzan is a powerhouse of a musical. Based on Disney’s epic animated musical adventure and Edgar Rice Burrough’s Tarzan of the Apes, Tarzan features heart-pumping music by rock legend, Phil Collins, and a book by Tony Award-winning playwright, David Henry Hwang. High-flying excitement and hits make Tarzan an unforgettable theatrical experience. Publisher rating: G.

Junie B. Jones
January 24 & 25 at 7 p.m.

Presented by Pearson Ranch Middle School
Location: Pearson Ranch Middle School, 8901 Pearson Ranch Rd. in Austin
Admission: Adults $12, Students & over 65 $7

This musical version of the witty and charming book series follows the adventures of a precocious girl named Junie B. Jones, nervously facing the beginning of first grade. Charismatic and spirited, Junie B. documents her experiences navigating the shifting social landscape of first grade through “top-secret personal beeswax” entries in her diary. How might she distinguish herself in the school kickball tournament? What might be the public’s response to her new glasses? How should she deal with the avalanche of feeling in her insides and the pile of dreams in her head? Publisher rating: G.

The Sound of Music
February 5 & 6 at 6:30 p.m.

Presented by Hopewell Middle School
Location: Stony Point High School Auditorium,1801 Tiger Trail in Round Rock
Admission: Adults $12, Students & over 65 $7

The final collaboration between Rodgers & Hammerstein was destined to become the world’s most beloved musical.

When a postulant proves too high-spirited for the religious life, she is dispatched to serve as governess for the seven children of a widowed naval Captain. Her growing rapport with the youngsters, coupled with her generosity of spirit, gradually captures the heart of the stern Captain, and they marry. Upon returning from their honeymoon they discover that Austria has been invaded by the Nazis, who demand the Captain’s immediate service in their navy. The family’s narrow escape over the mountains to Switzerland on the eve of World War II provides one of the most thrilling and inspirational finales ever presented in the theatre. Publisher rating: G.

The Little Mermaid, Jr.
February 6 & 7

Presented by Deerpark Middle School
Location: Deerpark Middle School, 8849 Anderson Mill Rd., Austin
Admission: Adults $8, Students & over 65 $5

In a magical underwater kingdom, the beautiful young mermaid, Ariel, longs to leave her ocean home — and her fins — behind and live in the world above. But first, she’ll have to defy her father, King Triton, make a deal with the evil sea witch, Ursula, and convince the handsome Prince Eric that she’s the girl whose enchanting voice he’s been seeking. Publisher rating: G.

Shrek, Jr.
February 28 & 29 at 7 p.m.

Presented by Chisholm Trail Middle School
Location: Chisholm Trail Middle School, 500 Oakridge Dr., Round Rock
Admission: Adults: $12, Students & over 65: $7

Beauty is in the eye of the ogre in Shrek The Musical JR., based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film and fantastic Broadway musical.

It’s a “big bright beautiful world” as everyone’s favorite ogre, Shrek, leads a cast of fairytale misfits on an adventure to rescue a princess and find true acceptance. Part romance and part twisted fairy tale, Shrek JR. is an irreverently fun show with a powerful message for the whole family. Publisher rating: G.

The Lion King
April 3 & 4 at 7 p.m.

Presented by Ridgeview Middle School
Location: Cedar Ridge Auditorium, 2801 Gattis School Rd. in Round Rock
Admission: Adults: 10, Students and over 65: $5

The Lion King, Jr. is a story of the adventures of a young lion cub, Simba, as he matures, comes of age and accepts his destiny.

In this journey, the young lion meets a variety of mentors and teachers who help him claim his rightful place as the king of the pridelands. With music and lyrics by Elton John and Tim Rice, The Lion King, Jr. includes all the classic songs from the 1994 animated film such as “Hakuna Matata” and the Academy Award winning “Can You Feel the Love Tonight.” Publisher rating: G.

Seussical the Musical
April 16 & 17 at 6 p.m.

Presented by Cedar Valley Middle School
Location: Stony Point High School Auditorium,1801 Tiger Trail in Round Rock
Admission: Adults: $12, Students & over 65: $7

Transporting audiences from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus, the Cat in the Hat narrates the story of Horton the Elephant, who discovers a speck of dust containing tiny people called the Whos.

Horton must protect the Whos from a world of naysayers and dangers, and he must also guard an abandoned egg that’s been left in his care by the irresponsible Mayzie La Bird. Although Horton faces ridicule, danger and a trial, the intrepid Gertrude McFuzz never loses faith in him. Ultimately, the powers of friendship, loyalty, family and community are challenged and emerge triumphant! (Courtesy of Musical Theatre International). Publisher rating: G.

*Theatre Content Advisory Statement: The variety of educational theatre presented by Round Rock ISD Theatre Departments is tailored to the unique learning communities they serve and works are approved by campus administration. The question of what is or isn’t offensive is an extremely subjective one, particularly when it comes to determining the appropriateness of plays for children.

If you have any concerns about a play’s appropriateness, we strongly encourage you to do some research on the specific production before purchasing tickets.