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Celebrate Kids' Night on Broadway with SCHOOL OF ROCK April 24

Apr 17, 2019, 17:36 PM by Kelly Bartnick

CELEBRATE KIDS’ NIGHT ON BROADWAY
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 24, 2019 WITH
ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER’S SMASH HIT
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COMING TO OMAHA’S ORPHEUM THEATER OPENING APRIL 23 TO APRIL 28, 2019

Kids’ Night on Broadway returns to Omaha in celebration of SCHOOL OF ROCK – The Musical at the Orpheum Theater Wednesday, April 24, 2019.

Enjoy buy one, get one free tickets for one adult and one child up to 18-years-old while supplies last with code KNOB at checkout at TicketOmaha.com. The first 150 children will receive a show swag bag.

Kids’ Night is an opportunity for families to enjoy a fun night at the theater with kid-friendly activities, photo opportunities at 6:00 PM, followed by Broadway legend Andrew Lloyd Webber’s high-octane Broadway and West End hit SCHOOL OF ROCK – The Musical at 7:30 PM.

SCHOOL OF ROCK will play Omaha’s Orpheum Theater for eight performances April 23-28, 2019. Tickets start at $32 at TicketOmaha.com, at the Ticket Omaha* Box Office located inside the Holland Performing Arts Center, 1200 Douglas Street or by calling (402) 345-0606.

SCHOOL OF ROCK – The Musical is based on the smash hit 2003 film of the same, featuring music from the movie, as well as an original score by Andrew Lloyd Webber, lyrics by Glenn Slater, a book by Julian Fellowes, choreography by JoAnn M. Hunter and direction by Laurence Connor.

The full cast of SCHOOL OF ROCK – The Musical national tour stars Merritt David Janes as Dewey, Lexie Dorsett Sharp as Rosalie, Madison Micucci as Patty, Layne Roate as Ned, Gary Trainor as Dewey Alternate, Deidre Lang as Ms. Sheinkopf, Arianna Pereira as Shonelle, Leanne Parks as Katie, Alyssa Emily Marvin as Marcy, Dylan Trueblood as Mason, Camille De La Cruz as Tomika, Cameron Trueblood as Freddy, Mystic Inscho as Zack, Sammy Dell as Billy, Julian Brescia as Lawrence and Sami Bray as Summer. The adult ensemble features John Campione, Matt Caplan, Alison Cusano, Christopher De Angelis, Brian Golub, Lizzie Klemperer, Sinclair Mitchell, Jameson Moss, Jonathon Timpanelli, JP Qualters and Khalifa White. The kid’s ensemble features Bella Fraker, Eamonn Hubert, Jacob Moran, Blake Ryan, Isabella Rose Sky and Gabriella Uhl.

SCHOOL OF ROCK – The Musical opened on Broadway to rave reviews on Sunday, December 6, 2015. This Ben Brantley New York Times ‘Critics’ Pick’ “is an inspiring jolt of energy and mad skillz,” raves Jesse Oxfeld of Entertainment Weekly. And in his four-star Critics’ Pick review, Time Out’s David Cote proclaimed, “School’s IN – forever!” SCHOOL OF ROCK – The Musical was nominated for four 2016 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Score (Lloyd Webber and Slater), Best Book (Fellowes), and Best Leading Actor in a Musical (Alex Brightman). SCHOOL OF ROCK – The Musical also won the 2017 Oliver award for Outstanding Achievement in Music.

Based on the hit film, SCHOOL OF ROCK – The Musical is a hilarious new musical that follows Dewey Finn, a failed, wannabe rock star who decides to earn a few extra bucks by posing as a substitute teacher at a prestigious prep school. There he turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band. While teaching these pintsized prodigies what it means to truly rock, Dewey falls for the school’s beautiful, but uptight headmistress, helping her rediscover the wild child within.
SCHOOL OF ROCK – The Musical features scenic and costume design by Anna Louizos, lighting design by Natasha Katz, sound design by Mick Potter and music supervision by John Rigby.

SCHOOL OF ROCK — The Musical is produced on Broadway by Andrew Lloyd Webber for The Really Useful Group, Warner Music Group & Access Industries, The Shubert Organization and The Nederlander Organization. Nina Lannan and Madeleine Lloyd Webber serve as Executive Producers.