the geranium on the windowsill

just died but teacher

you went right on

“Amazing! …Incredibly special youthful performances. …Impressive, entertaining, pleasing to look at and listen to. …This production is without a doubt a landmark for Flint Youth Theatre.”

-Flint Stages

 

“Flint Youth Theater’s “Geranium” is superlative! …Some will be brought to tears by the talent displayed on this stage. …It’s a beautiful thing!”

-East Village Magazine

 

“Polished and professional. …The quality is high and it is a very satisfying show. …Each of the songs, open a window on the inner life of a child. …“Geranium” gives you a lot to think about while challenging parents, teachers and educators to listen to children and give them the room they need to thrive.”

-Encore Michigan

A new musical

Book and Lyrics by Michael Lluberes

Music by Jared M Dembowski

Based on the book by Albert Cullum

 

Based on the best selling book by Albert Cullum, this avant-garde musical explores the inner thoughts and feelings of elementary school students as they navigate their way through the trials and tribulations of an ordinary day at school. 

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5 girls/4 boys, small band

*ASCAP/DreamWorks Musical Theatre Workshop with Stephen Schwartz 

 

*ASCAP/Grow A Show Workshop at The

Lied Center for Performing Arts

Flint Youth Theatre Production (World Premiere)

Directed by Michael Lluberes

Co-Music Directors: Nada Radakovich

& David Lindsey

Scenic Designer: Daniel Pinha

Costume Designer: Ryan Park

Lighting Designer: Chelsie McPhilimy

Sound Designer: Gene Oliver

Projections Designer: Alison Dobbins

 

Cast: Joshua Beauchamp, Gabrielle Bader, Dalton Hartwell, Allie MacDonald, Edith Pendell, Aidan Riggs, Adrienne Robinson, Yasmine Searcy, Joey Urgino.

Photos by Mike Naddeo