It’s a musical adaptation of the classic C.S. Lewis tale
LYNDEN — “Narnia,” a musical adventure based on the C.S Lewis’ book, is the 2019 holiday production of the Lynden Performing Arts Guild Nov. 29 through Dec. 15.
The classic Lewis tale of “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe,” comes to life on the Claire vg Thomas Theater stage. It is directed by Ruth Posthuma, with music led by Celeste Larson and lights and sound handled by Gavin Wynne and Jeff Hamstra.
Curtain time is 7:30 p.m. for seven shows, 2 p.m. for six Saturday and Sunday shows, with a double presentation on both Nov. 30 and Dec. 14.
Tickets are on sale online at www.theclaire.org, or in-person at the theater box office from 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, or call to 360-354-4425 during those hours. The theater is in Dutch Village Mall, 655 Front St.
Prices are $14 for adults, $12 for seniors and students, $10 for children. (No children 3 or younger, please.)
The musical follows the story of the four Pevensie children, Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy, as they discover the magical world of Narnia inside a wardrobe. Filled with the familiar characters of Aslan, Mr. Tumnus and the White Witch, the show explores the themes of good versus evil, compassion and forgiveness, and courage.
This show returns some familiar faces to the Claire stage as well as adding some new ones.
Find full information about dates and times at www.theclaire.org.
The Lynden Theater Guild is an all-volunteer organization housed at the Claire that aims to makes performing arts accessible to the Whatcom County community. The guild offers many opportunities for volunteer involvement, from performance to stage production, and costuming to ushering for the shows.