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Charlotte’s Web Presented by Musical Theatre of Anthem  

Anthem, Ariz.  September 8, 2014 – Musical Theatre of Anthem (MTA) brings to stage Charlotte’s Web, the exciting, new musical version of E.B. White’s beloved classic. A talented cast of 10 – 13 year olds takes you to Zuckerman’s Barn, featuring all the story’s unforgettable animals in this fun-filled musical presented October 16-19 in Anthem.  

“MTA is thrilled to be bringing Charlotte’s Web to stage, a show that is not done often because of its extremely difficult and rangy vocal score,” said Jackie Hammond, MTA’s Producing Artistic Director. “Our cast is singing their hearts out and will be sure to impress you with their musical theatre abilities.”  The award-winning production staff includes Director Laura O’Meara, Vocal Director Joe Bousard, and Choreographer Sherry Henderson.  

Performances take place October 16 and 17 at 7:00 p.m., Oct. 18 at 3:00 and 7:00 p.m., and Oct. 19 at 3:00 p.m. at Musical Theatre of Anthem, 42323 N. Vision Way, Anthem, AZ  85086.  Tickets may be purchased online at  Adult tickets are $19 and Students, Seniors and Children 12 and under are $16.  

Photo courtesy of David Powell Photography: Musical Theatre of Anthem presents the beloved classic Charlotte's Web, Oct. 16 - 19. (L-R): Charlotte (Julia Toussaint), Wilbur (TJ Rossi) and Fern (Savannah Foy).

About MTA

Musical Theatre of Anthem (MTA) is an award-winning, non-profit theater company located in Anthem, Arizona.  The mission of MTA is to develop youth and adults within the field of performing arts while enhancing their intrinsic creativity and brokering their vast talents.  MTA trains and educates youth so that they can become the artists, patrons, and leaders of tomorrow while providing opportunities to adults that empower them and foster their creativity.  MTA’s principles include casting all who audition in select productions, presenting high quality shows that everyone can enjoy, and providing a positive environment where performers can practice teamwork and communication skills while experiencing the pride of accomplishment.



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