2016-17 Matinee & School Shows
J*Company is committed to inspiring young hearts and minds through the art of professional youth theatre. We are thrilled to provide an opportunity for the students of San Diego to be a part of live theatre, performed by young artists their own age.
J*Company staff has worked diligently to bring you a mix of educational and literary works, as well as productions that will spark the imagination. Our 500 seat state-of-the-art production facility, along with our talented company, will keep your students talking for weeks to come!
These performances are open school groups only at a cost of $7.00 per student / teacher / chaperone, and a matinee price of $10/JCC member and $12/non-member. Please contact the JCC Box Office to reserve your seats.
School Group Reservation Payment Policy: A 50% deposit is due with reservation. Balance of full payment must be submitted two weeks prior to start of the show run. Tickets are non-refundable if cancellation is less than three weeks prior to performance date.
All J*Company performances are held at the David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre
Lawrence Family JCC, JACOBS FAMILY CAMPUS
4126 Executive Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037
Box Office: 858.362.1348
2015-2016 School Shows
Disney's Mary Poppins
Friday, October 16, 2015 at 10:00 a.m.
One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect musical! Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film, Mary Poppins received 7 TONY Awards. With its irresistible story, unforgettable songs, breathtaking dance numbers, and astonishing stagecraft even grown-ups can learn a lesson or two from the nanny who advises that "Anything can happen if you let it."
Friday, January 15, 2016 at 10:00 a.m.
Seussical, Jr. is a fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza! TONY winners Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty (My Favorite Year, Once On This Island and Ragtime) have lovingly brought to life all of our favorite Dr. Seuss characters, including Horton the Elephant, The Cat in the Hat, Gertrude McFuzz, lazy Mayzie, and a little boy with a big imagination--Jojo. The colorful characters transport us from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus to the invisible world of the Whos. Seussical, Jr. is fun for the whole family!
Friday, February 26, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. Matinee
The world's favorite orphan returns in the sequel to the international smash hit. All the ingredients that made Annie so successful are here once again, with an old-fashioned romance thrown in for good measure in Annie Warbucks! TONY Award-winners Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Charnin return with all new laughs, romance, and unforgettable songs. Annie Warbucks is the new classic family-friendly musical. Every wondered what happened the day after “Tomorrow”?
Once on the Island
Friday, May 13, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. Matinee
From the TONY Award-winning songwriting team of Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty (My Favorite Year, Seussical, Ragtime) comes the Olivier Award-winning Once On This Island. This highly original and theatrical Caribbean adaptation of the popular fairy tale The Little Mermaid garnered eight TONY nominations for its Broadway run, including Best Musical, Book and Score. Celebrate storytelling with this rousing Calypso-flavored tale of one small girl who finds love in a world of prejudice.