Willy Wonka, Jr.

KD Studio and Imagination Players Present Willy Wonka Jr.! It is always a treat when a classic children’s book comes to life on the stage…especially when it’s Willy Wonka Jr.,—and Charlie is a girl! The popular children’s play is adapted for the stage by Leslie Bricusse and Tim McDonald and based on the fantasy “Charlie and The Chocolate Factory” by Roald Dahl, will be presented by Imagination Players on July 12-15 in the KD Studio Theatre/Trinity River Arts Center (TRAC). Making his directorial debut with Imagination Players, is long-time theatre veteran, Andy Baldwin. According to Baldwin, in choosing a girl… read more

Announcing the Imagination Players FAME Scholarship Contest

You know you’re a star – why not show the world what you can do? Well, now you can! KD Conservatory’s very own Imagination Players are holding a summer camp scholarship contest, with the winner landing a spot in our summer camp production of FAME Jr. If you’re between the ages of 13 and 19, it’s simple to enter. Just upload a video of yourself performing your favorite musical number (solos only, please) to the Imagination Players Facebook page by May 30, 2012. Rehearsals for the show will be held Monday-Friday starting July 16, with performances to be held August… read more

KD Studio Presents: Two Weekends of “Into the Woods”

In cooperation with Trinity River Arts Center, we proudly announce two upcoming weekends of performances of Into the Woods, portrayed by two completely different casts. This is the first time that our Imagination Players have presented one musical with two separate (but equally talented) casts. Into the Woods is a Stephen Sondheim musical, loosely based on some of our favorite fairytales – Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, and Rapunzel to name a few – as the characters and stories intertwine. The Imagination Players present two different versions of this musical: one with an all-teen cast, and one with a preteen cast…. read more