Friday, May 16, 2014
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College Celebrity Series for Kids will present Theatreworks USA's Junie B. Jones at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 27, in Orr Auditorium.
Outspoken, precocious, lovable Junie B. Jones stars in a colorful, funny, fast-paced musical about new friends, new glasses, sugar cookies, the annual kickball tournament, and other various first-grade angst-ridden situations. Follow her adventures as she writes down the story of her life in her "Top-Secret Personal Beeswax Journal."
The musical is based on four volumes in Barbara Park's Junie B. Jones series of books: Junie B, First Grader (at Last!); Junie B, Boss of Lunch; Junie B, One-Man Band; and Top-Secret Personal Beeswax: A Journal by Junie B (and Me!).
The show is sponsored by Dr. Richard Ribarevski; Family Medical Care of Lawrence County., James L. Gardner, III, M.D., Mary C. Tanyel, M.D., Peggy McAnlis, C.R.N.P., Joe Kollar, C.R.N.P.; PCT Health Network, Inc., Pek C. Teh, M.D. F.A.C.O.G. Board Certified OB/GYN; Hoyt Center for the Arts; and Westminster Drinko Center for Experiential Learning.
Tickets are still available from the Celebrity Series box office at 724-946-7354. Visit www.westminster.edu/celebrity for additional information.
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 378 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 41 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.