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WCT set to present ‘Wizard of Oz’

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Walpole Children’s Theatre (WCT) is set to present “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz,” based on the classic adventure by L. Frank Baum, this July. A cyclone carries Dorothy and her dog, Toto, to the magical land of Oz, where they encounter all the famous characters along the way, along with some new faces, as...
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‘Sleeping Beauty’ to enchant Walpole

Tickets are on sale now for the Walpole Children’s Theatre’s winter production of the classic fairy tale “Sleeping Beauty.” Showtimes are March 2 at 7 p.m. and March 3 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the Walpole Footlighters Playhouse, 2 Scout Rd. in East Walpole. A lively, creative version of the famed story, "Sleeping Beauty"...
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Children’s Theatre delights audiences with ‘Pinocchio’

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By Peter Kougias Hometown Weekly Intern Last week at the Walpole Footlighters Playhouse, Walpole Children’s Theatre (WCT) presented their production of “Pinocchio.” The classic tale follows the notorious puppet who desires to be a real boy. The production opened on Friday, July 21 to great acclaim from its audience. Gepetto (played by Riley Mulroy) creates puppets....
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WCT to present ‘King Midas’

Walpole Children’s Theatre is presenting "King Midas and the Touch of Gold." The play is a faithful adaptation of the popular myth, which teaches that money and wealth aren't everything. King Midas is a powerful ruler who can think only of gold. His lovely daughter, Princess Penelope, is having a birthday, and noble guests come...
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Walpole Children’s Theatre concludes ‘Dorothy’

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By Jess McNamara Hometown Weekly Correspondent This weekend, Walpole Children’s Theatre will conclude their summer production of “Dorothy in Wonderland,” a whimsical mash-up of two classic tales: “The Wizard of Oz” and “Alice in Wonderland.” Written by Brian D. Taylor, this modern rendition features characters from each world as Dorothy, portrayed by Walpole resident Brenna...
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Walpole Children’s Theatre opens ‘Dorothy’

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By Jess McNamara Hometown Weekly Correspondent This weekend, Walpole Children’s Theatre will open their summer production of “Dorothy in Wonderland,” a whimsical mash-up of two classic tales: “The Wizard of Oz” and “Alice in Wonderland.” Written by Brian D. Taylor, this modern rendition features characters from each world as Dorothy, portrayed by Walpole resident Brenna...
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Walpole Children’s Theatre opens ‘The Prince and the Pauper’

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By Caroline Ahearn Hometown Weekly Intern The Walpole Children's Theatre opened its winter production, "The Prince and The Pauper" by James DeVita, this past weekend. Directed by Laura Barry, Mark Twain’s classic tale comes to life onstage, adapted with dynamic female roles, creative staging and a perfect balance of poignant and hilarious moments. When...
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