MOUNT VERNON - MTVarts presents The Lion King Jr this weekend. 74 youth ages 8-18 will appear on stage and another 10 controlling lights, working back stage, ushering, and doing spots. This colorful production features 143 costumes - elephants, giraffes, hyenas, birds and more.
MTVarts Producer Janis Stone said this production features, "Talented youth in lead roles - they will give you chills and make you cry."
Three public performances are scheduled this weekend with tickets priced at $12 and $15.
Stone said, "MTVarts is passionately working to bring quality, affordable live theatre to our community. All with NO paid staff. Come see what we are doing."
For tickets and more information visit MTVarts.com.