the Crocodile” Surfaces in September
Diego Junior Theatre premieres “Lyle the Crocodile” on Friday, Sept. 11 and
runs through Sunday, Sept. 27 at the La Jolla YMCA Firehouse, near the corner of
and Wall Street. Suitable for audience members of all ages, the show is based
on Bernard Waber’s popular children’s book series about a lovable reptile.
Performances are Fridays at 7 p.m., as well as weekends at 2 and 4 p.m.
Admission is $13 for adults and $11 for kids 2 to 14 and seniors 60 and up.
Tickets are available online at juniortheatre.com, by phone at (619) 239-8355,
and one hour before each show at the Firehouse.
the Crocodile” tells the tale of the Primms and their son Joshua, who finds a
crocodile in the tub of the family’s new apartment in
New York City
. Directed by San Diego Junior Theatre alumna Emily Shackelford, the production
features a cast of 20 youths from all over
Diego Junior Theatre is dedicated to enriching youths throughout the county by
fostering their development of creativity and self-esteem, as well as enjoyment
of theater arts. Through workshops, day camps, live productions and community
involvement, thousands of young people have been benefiting from this private,
in 1948, San Diego Junior Theatre is the oldest youth theater in the
. The organization positively affects students of all abilities, ages 4 through
18, and thrives through show ticket sales, class and camp enrollments, and the
generosity of its alumni and community members. Contributions made to San Diego
Junior Theatre are tax-deductible.