Family musical to be presented this weekend

Family musical to be presented this weekend

CHAMPAIGN — Class Act will present the family musical "How to Eat Like a Child ... and Other Lessons in NOT Being a Grown-Up" on Saturday and Sunday at the SoDo Theatre, 114 S. Neil St.

The performances will be at 2:30 and 4:30 p.m. each day. Tickets are $5 and may be purchased at the door or in advance through

The humorous songs and scenes in "How to Eat Like a Child" explore the world from the perspective of children. The many lessons include: "How to Beg for a Dog," "How to Understand Your Parents" and "How to Torture Your Sister."

The production is recommended for people 4 and up.

The cast is made up of 17 musical theater students selected through auditions. The students, ages 8-12, receive professional training with director Jaclyn Loewenstein and musical director Kat Downs.

For more about Class Act's theater training programs for children and adults, email

An additional performance of "How to Eat Like a Child" will take place at 2:30 p.m. Nov. 17 at Monticello Theatre Association's Phoenix Theatre.

Tickets are available at

Topics (1):Theater

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