Avast ye, landlubbers!
Mark and remember. Or we’ll be feedin’ the fishes with ye.
Children’s Theatre presents
Ghosts of Treasure Island
- A World Premiere Rock n Roll Musical!
- Featuring original music played live by Capt Bogg
- Added performance: 7:00 pm on Saturday, April 26
Portland, OR – Drammy Award
winning Oregon Children’s Theatre presents Robert Louis Stevenson’s flinty
adventure, The Ghosts of Treasure Island,
April 20, 26 & 27, 2008 (Sundays at 2:00 pm, Saturday at 2:00 pm and 7:00
pm) at Keller Auditorium, 222 SW Clay. Tickets
are $16-$24 for adults and $13-$20 for children and seniors. Box Office: 503-228-9571 or through TicketMaster
(503-790-ARTS or www.ticketmaster.com).
General information: www.octc.org.
Recommended for ages 7 & up. Sign
interpreted performance: Sat., April 26 at 2:00 pm.
boisterous buccaneers, it’s Long John Silver and the gang in a wild and wacky,
eye-patched musical starring Portland’s own Captain Bogg & Salty!
In this classic coming of age tale, young Jim
Hawkins tracks down pirate treasure with a stolen treasure map.
But along the way, he encounters the menacing Long John Silver and his
motley crew of pirates!
All kids attending are encouraged
to dress up like pirates. Come
early to walk the plank and participate in the OCT Pirate Dance Party featuring
Greasy Kid Stuff with Belinda and Hova spinning swashbuckling tunes in the lobby
before and after all performances
Based on the book by Robert
Louis Stevenson and adapted by Eric
Schmiedl, The Ghosts of Treasure
directed by Greg Tamblyn. The
play features music composed and performed by Captain Bogg & Salty.
Leif Norby plays Long John
Silver and Ryan Stathos plays Jim
Hawkins. Set Design is by Glenn
Gauer, Lighting Design by Gene Dent,
Sound Design by Rody Ortega, and
Costume Design by Margaret Louise Chapman.
Greg Tamblyn (Director)
Greg is a Drammy Award winning
director (most recently for OCT’s production of The Lion, the Witch and
the Wardrobe, which also won Best Production and
Best Lighting). Some of the other shows Greg has directed for OCT are Miss
Nelson is Missing, The BFG, Tuck Everlasting, The Boxcar Children,
Charlotte's Web, and James and the Giant Peach. He also directed Man Of La Mancha and Ragtime
(Lakewood Theatre), La Cage Aux Folles (Musical Theatre
Company), Rocky Horror (Triangle Productions!), and produced and directed
Peter Pan, The Full Monty and I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change
(Pixie Dust Productions). Greg works with the Portland Rose Festival and is the
Director of Theatre at Pamplin Entertainment where he writes, directs and
produces original musicals.
Founded in 1989, Oregon
Children’s Theatre is Oregon’s largest non-profit professional children’s
theatre company and a resident company of the Portland Center for the Performing
are held weekdays for school audiences and on weekends for family audiences.
OCT serves more than 111,000 children of all ages each year.
OCT offers numerous school services including in-school workshops
and an extensive outreach program. OCT’s
year round Acting Academy offers theatre classes for children ages 4-17.
Ghosts of Treasure Island is sponsored by Hasson Company Realtors.
Children’s Theatre is funded in part by the Regional Arts & Culture
Council and Work for Art.
underwriting support by the Oregon Arts Commission.
Tickets are now
on sale and can be ordered by calling
Children's Theatre at 503-228-9571.
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