San Diego Junior Theatre Presents Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella

| July 5, 2023 | 0 Comments

“Cinderella” returns to the San Diego Junior Theatre stage from Friday, July 21 through Sunday, August 6 in this updated version of the classic and beloved musical. The iconic story of Cinderella follows the journey of a mistreated young woman who, despite her circumstances, holds onto her dreams and embraces the power of hope. Cinderella inspires us as she overcomes adversity with grace and strength. The enchanting score features some of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s loveliest tunes, including “In My Own Little Corner,” “Impossible/It’s Possible” and “Ten Minutes Ago.”

Director and choreographer Marc Caro-Willcox brings a fresh and innovative vision to this production, breathing new life in the classic tale while staying true to its timeless charm. Marc has choreographed several audience favorites at Junior Theatre, most recently last season’s “The Lightning Thief,” and has appeared on stage in “Snowy Day… and Wake Up, Brother Bear.” Joining Marc as music director is Eliza Vedar, who most recently brought her considerable talent to JT’s hugely successful “Matilda,” earlier this season.

With its memorable music and captivating storytelling, this timeless tale of magic, dreams and the power of kindness will enchant audiences of all ages.

“Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderellawill run Fridays at 7 p.m. and Saturday and Sundays at 2 p.m. from July 21 to August 6, 2023. Junior Theater’s popular Pajama Night is Friday, July 8.

Junior Theatre continues to provide an ASL-interpreted performance for each production. The “Cinderella ASL-interpreted performance will be Saturday, August 5 at 2pm. For optimal seating, members of the Deaf community can reach out directly to the box office at

Junior Theatre strongly encourages all eligible patrons to be fully vaccinated and boosted against COVID-19. Masks are recommended but not required. Patrons are asked to check for full details and any policy updates prior to attending a performance.

All Junior Theatre productions are performed in Balboa Park’s historic Casa del Prado Theatre, 1600 Village Place, at the corner of Old Globe Way and Village Place. Tickets are $16 – $18. Discounts are available for groups of 15 or more. For tickets and more information, visit or call the box office at 619-239-8355.

This timeless tale of magic, dreams and the power of kindness will enchant audiences of all ages.

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