Over 50 cast members of all ages, accompanied by a live orchestra, will take the stage at Layton High School Auditorium for 6 performances of Matilda the Musical starting Thursday, August 11.
Presented by On Pitch Performing Arts (OPPA!) as part of their 2022 Community Theater Season, and based on the children’s novel of the same name by Roald Dahl, Matilda is a cheerful female power play, filled with high-energy dance numbers and catchy songs. Young and old alike will be thrilled and delighted by the story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a sharp mind and an overflowing imagination, dares to take a stand and change her destiny.
“Our summer production attracts creative talent from across Northern Utah and provides a unique opportunity for families to perform together on stage or simply experience live theater for the first time together as participants” , said Dan Tate, chairman of the board of On Pitch Performing. Arts. “For some, it’s become an annual event. And, thanks to Layton RAMP and all of our partnerships, we continue to grow our audience engagement count and have become a natural addition to this wonderful community.”
MATILDA THE MUSICAL:
Show dates: August 11, 12, 13, 15, 19 and 20
Located at Layton High School Auditorium: 440 Wasatch Dr, Layton
Tickets: General admission, $16.50 (plus treatment)
Doors open at 7:00 p.m. with performances starting at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets available on our website or by calling the box office at 385.209.1557
Directed by Henry Ballesteros
Music Director, Travis Clark
Choreographer, Quesley Bunch
costumer, Amanda Larsen
“What I love the most about this production are the cast and crew. Everyone has really come together to take on this crazy project and they are amazing! Amazing performances to our designers, everyone s came together to make this show truly magical.” – Henry Ballesteros, Production Manager
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Don’t miss OPPA’s biggest show of the season! with the company’s largest set production of the year. Special thanks to Layton RAMP, Young Chevrolet, Discover Davis Ford and First Community Bank. Sorenson Legacy Foundation and Utah Division of Arts and Museums for their sponsorships and continued support.