(Featured image above of A Christmas Story at Riverside Center. Photo by Suzanne Carr Rossi/The Free Lance-Star).
Congratulations are in order for Sydney Wynn, who just opened A Christmas Story at Riverside Center for the Performing Arts. Sydney is in her 2nd year as a member of the DMR Adventures Dream Team. She is shown on the left, training in NYC with Broadway vet and DMR Guest Artist, Matthew Steffens during our DMRinNYC trip this past January.
You may have recently seen Sydney in Charlottesville playing the lead role of Teli in the production of Jen Hoyt Tidwell’s No Wake at the IX Art Park.
This professional production ofA Christmas Story is in Fredericksburg, Va. and the show runs November 16 through December 31st. You must call the box office for tickets at 540.370.4300.
Major congratulations are in order for Finn Faulconer, who will be playing George on the National Tour of Finding Neverland. Finn was a member of the 2015-16 Dream Team of DMR Adventures, who traveled to Norfolk, VA to participate in the Junior Theater Celebration and traveled to NYC in January with DMRinNYC. Finn is shown on the left, training with Broadway vet and DMR Guest Artist, Matthew Steffens. One of the shows we saw on our New York trip was Finding Neverland, and it is a dream come true for us to see him onstage with the Broadway Tour!
The touring production will launch on October 11 in Buffalo, NY, before continuing to additional cities across the country.
Finding Neverland features direction by Tony Award winner Diane Paulus, a book by Olivier Award nominee James Graham, music and lyrics by Gary Barlow and Grammy Award winner Eliot Kennedy, and choreography by Emmy Award winner Mia Michaels.
Click here to see the casting announcement from Broadway Buzz.
Click here for the official cast list from Finding Neverland!