Category Archives: Teen Actors

The Addams Family – A New Musical (Sept 21-24)

Performed by Spotlight Acting School Students Age 14-18

Dive into the captivatingly quirky world of “The Addams Family – A New Musical” this September at Spotlight Acting School in Berea, KY. This enchanting production breathes new life into the delightfully macabre family we all know and love. Through toe-tapping tunes and memorable performances by our talented young actors, you’ll experience the comedic charm, emotional depth, and dark whimsy that have made the Addams Family a beloved cultural touchstone. When Wednesday Addams falls in love with a charmingly “normal” young man, it sets off a hilariously spooky chain of events that turn the Addams Family’s world upside down. From the hauntingly beautiful set design to the whimsical costumes, every detail is meticulously crafted to transport you to the Addams’ eccentric abode. So prepare to laugh, gasp, and maybe even shed a tear as you enjoy a night of entertainment that’s anything but ordinary. It’s a show you don’t want to miss!

Thursday, Sept 21 – 7:00 pm
Friday, Sept 22 – 7:00 pm
Pay What You Can Tickets are available online 2 hours before showtime.
Saturday, Sept 23 – 5:00 pm & 8:00 pm
Sunday, Sept 24 – 2:00 pm & 5:00 pm

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Zombie Night! – Musical (Nov 3-5)

Dive into a thrilling musical experience with “Zombie Night!” This doo-wopping spectacle pays homage to iconic horror films like “Night of the Living Dead” and “The Return of the Living Dead.” The story unfolds as Howie, Louise, Gary, and Phoebe prepare for “Zombie Night,” the annual senior class party, in an old farmhouse near a graveyard. But things take a spooky turn when zombies emerge from the graves, leading to a hilarious showdown between the undead and the students. Directed by Chad Hembree and performed by the talented Bluegrass Players Intergenerational Acting troupe, this spine-chilling yet comedic musical promises an unforgettable evening. Don’t miss out on the performances on Nov 3 & 4 at 7:00 pm and Nov 5 at 2:00 pm. Secure your tickets now for a night of eerie fun and laughter!

Friday, Nov 3 – 7:00 pm (Pay What You Can)
Saturday, Nov 4 – 7:00 pm
Sunday, Nov 7 – 2:00 pm

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Elf the Musical Jr. (Nov 10-19)

Spotlight Acting School proudly presents its rendition of “Elf the Musical JR.”, a heartwarming and delightful production performed by talented students aged 9-14. Under the expert direction of Sarah Jeck, Jazzlyn Threlkeld, and Kelly Fischer, the young actors bring to life the enchanting tale of Buddy the Elf and his adventures in New York City. The dedication and passion of the cast and crew promise an unforgettable theatrical experience for audiences of all ages.

Performance dates are as follows:

  • Friday, Nov 10 at 6:30 pm
  • Saturday, Nov 11 at 6:30 pm
  • Sunday, Nov 12 at 2:00 pm
  • Friday, Nov 17 at 6:30 pm
  • Saturday, Nov 18 at 6:30 pm
  • Sunday, Nov 19 at 2:00 pm

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The Enchanted Bookshop Christmas (Nov 17 – Dec 3)

Performed by Spotlight Acting School students age 9-14

Embark on a Magical Christmas Adventure! Dive into the enchanting world of “The Enchanted Bookshop Christmas,” where beloved literary characters spring to life, mingling with iconic Christmas figures like the Nutcracker Prince and Ebenezer Scrooge. Set just days before Christmas, witness the delightful chaos that ensues in Miss Margie’s bookshop. When a crucial bookmark with a billionaire’s phone number goes missing, it’s up to these magical characters to save the day. But can they do it without revealing their secret existence?

A Festive Treat for the Whole Family! Directed by the talented Jazzlyn Threlkeld and brought to life by the Spotlight Acting School’s gifted students, this heartwarming tale is a perfect blend of comedy, drama, and holiday spirit. As the festive season approaches, gift yourself and your loved ones an unforgettable evening of theater magic. Secure your tickets now and be swept away by a story that reminds us of the true essence of Christmas: that the most cherished gifts come from the heart, not just from under the tree.

Friday – November 17 – 8:00 pm
Saturday – November 18 – 8:00 pm
Sunday – November 19 – 4:00 pm
Friday – December 1 – 8:00 pm
Saturday – December 2 – 8:00 pm
Sunday – December 3 – 2:00 pm

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