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Roald Dahl’s JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH!
January 31, 2020 - February 2, 2020
The Ritz Players in partnership with Theatre at The Grove presents Roald Dahl’s JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH!
Friday, Jan. 31 at 7pm
Saturday, Feb 1 at 2 pm
Saturday, Feb 1 at 7pm
Sunday, Feb 2 at 2pm
General Admission $10
Tickets available at www.ShowTix4U.com or at the door an hour before curtain.
Ritz Theater & Performing Arts Center
222 Wyoming Ave, Scranton, PA 18503
Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach is a fantastic new musical for the whole family to enjoy! Featuring a wickedly tuneful score by the Tony Award-nominated team of Pasek and Paul (Dear Evan Hansen, Dogfight, A Christmas Story the Musical) and a curiously quirky book by Timothy Allen McDonald (Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka, The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley), critics rave: James and the Giant Peach is a “masterpeach!”
When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion that results in a tremendous peach… and launches a journey of enormous proportions. Suddenly, James finds himself in the center of the gigantic peach, among human-sized insects with equally oversized personalities, but after it falls from the tree and rolls into the ocean, the group faces hunger, sharks and plenty of disagreements. Thanks to James’ quick wit and creative thinking, the residents learn to live and work together as a family. The dangerous voyage is a success, but the adventure takes a whole new twist once they land on the Empire State Building.