“The Adventures of Peter Rabbit and His Friends, a full-length play by Joseph Robinette, will be Bristol Valley Theater whimsical children’s offering this season. Featuring young actors from the area who have participated in BVT’s Apprentice Program this summer, joined by young, seasoned BVT interns, this play runs for two weeks only, at 11 a.m. August 6-9 and 13-16.
Tickets are $5 each for everyone and $3.50 for groups of 15 or more. For reservations and information, contact the Bristol Valley Theater box office: (585) 374-6318 or visit the web site at www.bvtnaples.org. Bristol Valley Theater is located at 151 South Main Street in the heart of Naples.
The cast for this production features the following BVT Apprentices: Lauren Ashley, Bridget Carroll and Claudia Hallagan of Naples, Dylan DeGeorge and Lisa Miller of Honeoye, Charles Triechler of Hammondsport, Amber-Marie Payne of Prattsburgh and Amanda Stevens of Springwater. The BVT interns featured are: Jake Herman and Daniel Middleton of Naples, Gina Marie Calabrese of Phelps and Thorin Vallentin of Wayland.
New York University students Caitlin Heibach and Sarah Bellantoni are the coordinators of this summer’s Apprentice Program, as well as directors of the show.
Bristol Valley Theater’s 2003 season also includes the jumpin’ and jivin’ musical Five Guys Named Moe, featuring the hits of Louis Jordan (July 31-August 17); and Pulitzer Prize-winning The Gin Game (Aug. 21-31). (The Gin Game is not recommended for children.)
The theater is air-conditioned and handicapped accessible.