“The Cat in the Hat” is back, thanks to Western Connecticut State University’s Department of Theatre Arts in Danbury.
Shows will be at 3 p.m. on Friday, July 10; Saturday, July 11; Sunday, July 12; Saturday, July 18; and Sunday, July 19, in the MainStage Theatre of the Visual and Performing Arts Centre on the university’s westside campus, at 43 Lake Ave. Extension.
One of Dr. Seuss’ best-loved stories, “The Cat in the Hat” is perfect for all ages.
The WCSU cast includes Howard Powell, of West Haven, as the Cat; Michael Battista, of North Haven, as the Fish (Christina Branfur, of Northford, on July 10); Alexandra Allyn, of Trumbull, as Thing 1; Dan Dressel, of Southbury, as Thing 2 (Kayla Murphy, of Danbury, on July 10); Tomas Ovitt, of New Milford, as the Boy; Jennifer Wilson, of West Haven, as Sally; and Christina Branfur, of Northford, as the Narrator (Dan Dressel on July 10). Anthony DePoto directs.
Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for seniors and students, and $7 for children under 12, plus fees. To purchase tickets, call 203-837-TIXX or visit www.wcsu.edu/tickets.
The performances are presented by Ives Concert Park and Newtown Savings Bank.