Cape Rep Theatre’s 2018 Season Summer Children’s Show Series
Summer starts at Cape Rep’s Outdoor Theater on June 26th with our Summer Children’s Show Series. On Tuesdays & Thursdays from June 26 through August 30, Cape Rep Theatre presents the hit musical HOW I BECAME A PIRATE, book, music and lyrics by Janet Yates Vogt and Mark Friedman, based on the popular children’s book How I Became a Pirate by Melinda Long with illustrations by David Shannon, directed by Holly Erin McCarthy and musical direction by Ben Colgan. Tickets are $12 and general admission.
On Wednesdays from July 11 through August 22, enjoy Mary Wilson’s popular PITTER PATTER PUPPETS, a delight for children ages 2-6 and fun for the whole family. Tickets are $10 and general admission. All shows are at 10 am. If it rains, we go indoors! All tickets are general admission and first come, first served as there is no reserved seating. We recommend arriving a half hour before show-time to select your preferred seating. Group rates are available.Call the box office for details. Cape Rep Outdoor Theater. North Side Route 6A E. Brewster. 508.896.1888 or www.caperep.org.
About Cape Rep’s production of HOW I BECAME A PIRATE
Based on the beloved children’s book, 10 year-old soccer-loving Jeremy Jacob is hanging out on the beach when Captain Braid Beard rows ashore with his pirate crew looking for a recruit to help them bury their treasure. They ask Jeremy Jacob to join them on their hilarious high-seas musical adventure!
The cast features Cape Rep Company member Anthony Teixeira as Captain Braid Beard, and his swashbuckling crew includes Hannah Carrita, Jessica Georges, Holly Hansen and Ari Lew, all popular performers in our Children’s Show series. Making his Cape Rep Outdoor Theater debut is Connor Shea as Jeremy Jacobs. Frequent Cape Rep artist, Holly Erin McCarthy, directs with musical direction by Ben Colgan. Set design is by Brian Pacelli with costumes by Robin McLaughlin and props by Connor Whiteley. Jennifer Dupre stage manages.
About Cape Rep’s production of Pitter Patter Puppets
Popular puppeteer Mary Wilson’s shows are a delight for children ages 2-6 and fun for the rest of the family! She recreates popular children’s stories with her very funny puppet characters and gets the kids involved in the storytelling, too. Our Outdoor Theater is the perfect venue to enjoy this hour-long interactive performance. Pitter Patter Puppets is a Cape Cod summer favorite.
Cape Rep’s 33rd season is made possible through the generous support of Cape Air and Zudy, our 2018 season sponsors. The Outdoor Theater Childen’s Show Series is sponsored by Specialty Builders’ Supply and the Cape Cod Five Charitable Foundation. Cape Rep Theatre: professional theater in an intimate setting.
Cape Rep’s 2018 Indoor Theater season opened with the George Furth/Stephen Sondheim musical, Merrily We Roll Along, May 9 – June 3, followed by the world premiere of The Tuna Goddess by Jade Schuyler, June 27 – July 21. Next up is the beloved Broadway sensation, Mamma Mia!, based on the music of ABBA, August 1-26, followed by Lisa Kron and Jeanine Tesori’s groundbreaking musical Fun Home, September 19 – October 14. The season will conclude with the Cape Cod premiere of Shakespeare in Love, adapted by Lee Hall from the Tom Stoppard/Marc norman Oscar-winning movie, November 1 – December 2. Also in the Indoor Theater will be Sing Like There’s No Tomorrow, a musical revue featuring Cape Rep favorites Trish LaRose and Jared Hagan November 11 – December 9. The Outdoor Theater will include the swashbuckling musical adaptation of the popular children’s book, How I Became a Pirate, by Janet Yates Vogt and Mark Friedman June 26 – August 30, and Pitter Patter Puppets, Mary Wilson’s delightful interactive puppet show July 11 – August 22.
Cape Cod Repertory Theatre Company, Inc. is a 501c3 organization, founded in 1986 as a company dedicated to creativity and professionalism. On seven acres of land in Nickerson State Park in Brewster, Massachusetts, Cape Rep Theatre is the steward of the beautiful land and historic buildings that are home to the company’s three theaters, including the only outdoor theater on Cape Cod. We are professional theater in an intimate setting.