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Visionary Youth Theatre presents Seussical, Jr. at the Visionary Performance Space (7202 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, 92115) on April 9th-11th, 2014 and April 16th-18th, 2015 @ 7pm. Bring your family and friends to enjoy as the diverse and talented children of Visionary School for Performing Arts bring to the stage this fun, family musical, directed by Trixi Agiao, Arthur Huang, and Ramon Montes with Musical Direction by Michael Sokol.

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“Oh, the thinks you can think” when Dr. Seuss’s best-loved characters collide and cavort in an unforgettable musical caper!

Horton the Elephant, the Cat in the Hat, and all of your favorite Dr. Seuss characters spring to life onstage in Seussical JR., a fantastical musical extravaganza from TONY winners Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty (Lucky Stiff, My Favorite Year, Once On This Island and Ragtime).

Transporting audiences from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus, the Cat in the Hat, our narrator, tells the story of Horton, an elephant who discovers a speck of dust containing tiny people called the Whos, including Jojo, a Who child who gets in trouble for thinking too many “thinks.” Horton’s challenge is twofold – not only must he protect the Whos from a world of naysayers and dangers, but he must also guard an abandoned egg that’s been left in his care by the irresponsible Mayzie La Bird. Although Horton faces ridicule, danger, kidnapping, and a trial, the intrepid Gertrude McFuzz never loses faith in him. Ultimately, the powers of friendship, loyalty, family, and community are challenged and emerge triumphant!

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Advance-Sale tickets are $12 (window closes March 29th). General admission tickets are $16
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By: Visionary School for the Performing Arts