James And The Giant Peach
March 2–25, 2018
Howard and Rhonda Hawks Mainstage Theatre
Words and Music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul | Book by Timothy Allen McDonald | Based
on the book by Roald Dahl
James and the Giant Peach is a brand-new musical guaranteed to mesmerize theatregoers of all ages. A compelling story by beloved author Roald Dahl (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda) and music composed by the award-winning team of Pasek & Paul (La La Land, A Christmas Story, television’s Smash),
a young orphan named James accidentally drops magic crystals by an old
peach tree. Strange things start to happen and James soon discovers a
world of magic and adventure full of friendly insects and learns that
love and family can be found in unexpected places.
Director: Kimberly Faith Hickman
series sponsor: Immanuel Communities
orchestra sponsor: Valmont Industries, Inc.
artistic team sponsor: Omaha Steaks
special effects: Children's Respite Care Center
media sponsor: Cox Media
Opening Night Celebration
Friday, March 2, 2018
Our friends at Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium are helping make opening night special by bringing some unique guests...of the insect variety. Take a peek at these facinating ceratures and also grab a treat before the show!
Free to that evening's ticket holders. No reservations, please.
*Avoid handling fees by calling or visiting the OCP Box Office.