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Choose a production from the 2017-2018 tour.... FLIGHT!: The history and future of aviation from the Wright Brothers to Mars. This show uses original music and audience participation to tell the tales of humankind's fascination with the skies. ROCKIN' RED RIDING HOOD: A rock musical adaptation of the classic story, focusing on character education. THE SNOW QUEEN: A musical adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's tale of adventure into the far North. CHICKEN LITTLE: An Appalachian Musical Jamboree ... A little chick uses her imagination to solve a big problem. MYSTERIOUS MONA LISA: (STEAM performance) Travel back in time to Leonardo da Vinci's studio to learn about the original "Renaissance Man" as an artist, scientist, musician and writer. HANS BRINKER AND THE QUICK-SILVER ROCKET SKATES: (STEAM performance) A futuristic musical based on the classic book about speed skating in Holland. Hans must use his creativity and engineering skills.
The Atlantic Coast Theatre (A.C.T.) For Youth is a Central Florida-based Professional Touring Theatre For Young Audiences & Families. A.C.T. For Youth produces imaginative live theatrical productions which tour to Performing Arts Centers, Theatres, Schools, Libraries, Festivals, & Museums. Shows are performed by the husband and wife team of Don Gruel & Noel Holland. Each has more than 18 years of experience in professional theatre with a large focus of their work being in Theatre For Young Audiences. Additionally, a wide selection of Hands-On Theatre Workshops and Residency Programs are available. Since 1999, A.C.T. For Youth has given over 2000 Performances for more than 650,000 audience members in 18 U.S. States.