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Rose Theatre kicks off new youth storybook program | Entertainment
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Rose Theatre kicks off new youth storybook program | Entertainment

MARYVILLE, Mo. — A new program at The Rose Theatre looks to bring new opportunities for young audiences who are looking to spend more time in the theater.The program works with students ranging from first to eighth grade to help produce a storybook adaptation on stage. The storybooks and program are aimed toward a younger audience to provide the opportunity for them to experience the theater for the first time.“It’s very child-friendly,” director Jennifer O’Gwin said. “The story is familiar. The length of the play is short and the young actors are (given) kind of a comfortable introduction to the theater.” This year, the Storybook to Stage program is ...