The Wick Theatre and Dream Child Productions Perfect Summer Entertainment for Kids – Jack and the Beanstalk / Miranda and the Frog Prince

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Two classic children’s fairytales will get the all-star treatment at The Wick Theatre this summer. Many South Florida leading actors including Leah Sessa, Ronen Bay, Gail Byer, Lisa Grossman and Carbonell winner, Clay Cartland will be starring in Dream Child Productions’ Jack and the Beanstalk and Miranda and The Frog Prince. Tickets are $12 and $15. Buy tickets to both Jack and the Beanstalk and Miranda and the Frog Prince, and you will receive a half price child ticket for Peter Pan, plus a 20% discount at the Wick’s Halloween costume gift shop! And to make these all-star shows even more exciting, we are offering a special $25 show and lunch package. Jack runs July 10th and 11th at 10am, July 17th at 10am and 1pm and July 18th at 10am. Miranda runs July 31st, and August 1st at 10am, August 7th at 10am and 1pm and August 8th at 10am. For tickets and luncheon reservations please call 561-995-2333 or visit www.thewick.org “This is an enchanting way to develop the next generation of theatre lovers,” said Marilynn A. Wick, Executive Producer. “We are delighted to be partnering with Andy Fiacco and his Dream Child Productions to create innovative, high-quality shows that both children and adults will enjoy.” “While the shows are aimed at younger audiences, parents will be enthralled by these professional productions,” said Fiacco. “We have assembled an incredible cast that is well-known among south Florida theater-goers and created visually stunning productions that will become memorable experiences for all.” Jack and the Bean Stalk will star: Clay Cartland, Leah Sessa, Ronen Bay, Gail Byer and Ric Ducosin Miranda and The Frog Prince will star: Lisa Grossman, Gail Byer, Ronen Bay and TBA Andy Fiacco is currently the Executive Artistic Director/CEO of Dream Child Productions. An award–winning professional children’s theatre production company based here in South Florida. Andrew has written over 17 children’s musicals that have been produced all over South Florida. Among his children’s theatre productions are two special creations. First, his adaptation of Stone Soup, which ran for 10 years in production at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts and toured all over South Florida, was seen by over a million plus children and their families. Another of his creations, Math Rocks! The Primes World Tour ran for 5yrs at the BCPA and toured all over South Florida as well. Andrew has worked steadily in all areas of production and entertainment. He is a Carbonell nominated choreographer. Eric Alsford will be the musical director for Miranda and the Frog Prince. He is a graduate of the Eastman School of Music in Rochester NY. He has played for the Off-Broadway productions of That’s Life and Naked Boys Singing as well as the national tours of Mamma Mia and Nunsense. Regionally, Eric has musical directed for North Shore Music Theatre, Ogunquit Playhouse, Cape Playhouse, Artpark, Drury Lane Theatre Chicago, Arkansas Rep, Downtown Cabaret and Solano Rep among others. Locally throughout Florida, Eric regularly musical directs for Actors Playhouse, Theatrezone, Gablestage, Jupiter Maltz Theatre, Caldwell Theatre, Arsht Center and the Broward Center. He is the recipient of South Florida’s Carbonell Award for Best Musical Direction for productions of Floyd Collins, AIDA, and Les Miserables at Actors Playhouse and Adding Machine at GableStage.