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Each October, the backstage area of Plays-in-the-Park is transformed into an intimate, 150 seat performance space where a Children's Musical is performed on weekends.

2017 Indoor Children's Musical
Freckleface Strawberry: The Musical

FRECKLEFACE STRAWBERRY: THE MUSICAL, based on the beloved New York Timesbest-selling book by celebrated actress, Julianne Moore, is a fun and touching family musical. Specifically created to perform for young audiences, families can step inside of the book's pages with Freckleface and friends as they learn to "love the skin they're in."

 The show plays 10 performances, at 1 pm and 4pm on October 7, 8, 14, 15 and 21, 2017.

October 7th - 1PM 
October 15th - 1PM
Tickets are on sale now and are available for purchase Monday through Friday from 10:00am-4:00pm at the theatre. Limited amount of tickets will be available at the door on the days of shows. NO MAIL IN ORDERS ACCEPTED.

The Children’s Musical is held indoors at Plays-in-the-Park at 1 Pine Drive, Edison, New Jersey, 08837. Call (732) 548-2884 if you have any questions.

Ticket Prices: Adults: $3.00 ; Children 12 and under: $2.00

We accept CASH or CHECKS (made payable to the Middlesex County Treasurer).
No outside food is permitted inside the theater.  We sell a selection of child friendly snacks and drinks, coffee and tea prior to the show and during intermission.
Late-comers will be seated at the discretion of management. We ask that you try to get to the theater in time for the beginning of the show for yourselves, as well as for the courtesy of other patrons.
Danny/Baby Brother/Frankie Fontaine - ALEX NAPPI
Harry/Don Fontaine - JASON JACKSON
Jake/Fredo Freckle - DYLAN RANDAZZO
Ballet Girl/Francine Freckle - SUSIE PAPLOW
Jane/Teacher/Mother - KATIE RILEY

Stage Manager/Props - GABRIELLE KOMLESKI
Set Designer - MIKE D’ARCY
Lighting Designer - CHRISTOPHER CICHON
Costume Designer - CAROLYN McCAFFREY
Musical Director - JOHN BRZOZOWKSI
Choreographer - MICHELLE MASSA
Director - GARY P. COHEN

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Stephen J. Capestro Theater
1 Pine Drive, Edison, NJ 08837
Mailing Address:
PO Box 661, New Brunswick, NJ 08903
Phone - (732) 548-2884
Fax - (732) 548-1484

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