The Wadsworth Footlighters
Community Theatre

Book, Music & Lyrics by Meredith Willson
Based on a story by Meredith Willson & Franklin Lacey

Show Description:
Based on Meredith Willson's six-time-Tony-Award-winning musical comedy, The Music Man JR. features some of musical theatre’s most iconic songs and a story filled with wit, warmth and good old-fashioned romance.  The Music Man JR. is family entertainment at its best – a bold, brassy show that will have the whole town atwitter!
Master showman Harold Hill is in town and he’s got “seventy-six trombones” in tow. Can upright, uptight Marian, the town librarian, resist his powerful allure?  The story follows fast-talking traveling salesman, Harold Hill, as he cons the people of River City, Iowa, into buying instruments and uniforms for a boys' band he vows to organize. The catch? He doesn't know a trombone from a treble clef. His plans to skip town with the cash are foiled when he falls for Marian, whose belief in Harold’s power just might help him succeed in the end in spite of himself. 

Staff and Cast:

Directors: Cory Ott & Jill Holland
Musical Director: Linda McNamara


Ticket Information
and Promotional Materials

July 27 - August 5


7:30pm Friday
7:30pm Saturday
2:30pm Sunday

$21 General Admission

OJ Werk Auditorium
151 Main St.
Wadsworth, OH 44281

Promotional Materials: