Disney’s “Aladdin, Jr.” coming to the Palace Theatre in October

Marion, OH – Audience members will experience a show filled with magic, mayhem and flying carpet rides when the Palace Cultural Arts Association and show sponsor Jim and Barb Greetham present the junior production of “Disney’s Aladdin, Jr.” for three performances on the Palace Theatre main stage. Show dates are Friday, October 9 and Saturday, October 10 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, October 11 at 2:00 p.m. Reserved tickets are priced at $18 for adults and $12 for students. Patrons are encouraged to order tickets early for the best seating.

More than 80 cast and crew members consisting of actors ages 7-17 years will perform in this exciting Disney musical directed by Kristi Wink which features beloved songs such as “A Whole New World” and “Friend Like Me.” Favorite characters from the hit animated film come to life on stage, including the resourceful young hero Aladdin, the beautiful Jasmine, and of course, the wise-cracking Genie.

Before or after the show, patrons can visit the aptly named “Magic Carpet Corner Gift Shoppe” in the theatre lobby. Wink, along with members of the Artistic Team, handpicked fun and affordable gift items such as glitzy tiara’s and wands, plush toys and light up accessories that children will adore. Gift items include and range in price from $2 to $10.

“Disney’s Aladdin, Jr.” is sponsored in part by Jim and Barb Greetham and supported by Ohio Arts Council and Marion Community Foundation Mary H. Hollaway Fund.

The Marion Palace Theatre is located at 276 W Center St., Marion, OH 43302.

RUNNING TIME: approximately 90 minutes, one intermission

TICKETS: Charge by phone (740)383-2101 or online www.marionpalace.org

BOX OFFICE HOURS: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday and one hour before each performance. The box office is closed Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. Show and theatre information may be found at www.marionpalace.org.