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Thursday 9/21
at 7:00 pm

The Abominables

Presented by Children's Theatre Company

Children's Theatre Company

2400 Third Ave S; Minneapolis, MN

$15 and up

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Thursday, September 21 7:00 pm
2017-09-21 19:00:002017-09-21 19:00:00America/ChicagoThe AbominablesThe Abominables Produced in association with The Civilians Written by Steve Cosson Music and Lyrics by Michael Friedman Directed by Steve Cosson Choreographed by Joe Chvala A Children’s Theatre Company Commissioned World Premiere Best enjoyed by age 8+ UnitedHealth Group Stage September 12 through October 15, 2017   Rink rats, hockey moms, tournament weekends and the quest to play your best – It’s tryout season in the Great State of Hockey! Mitch has always played on the A team for the Prairie Lake Blizzards – these are his guys – they've played together forever. But he hasn't hit his growth spurt yet, and he's worried this could be the year he gets sent down to the B team. When a new “kid” appears at Bantam tryouts, things go from bad to worse. From the land of ice and nice comes the first Minnesota hockey musical! Will you love it? You betcha! Supported by the National Endowment for the Arts Twin Cities metro
Friday, September 22 7:00 pm
2017-09-22 19:00:002017-09-22 19:00:00America/ChicagoThe AbominablesThe Abominables Produced in association with The Civilians Written by Steve Cosson Music and Lyrics by Michael Friedman Directed by Steve Cosson Choreographed by Joe Chvala A Children’s Theatre Company Commissioned World Premiere Best enjoyed by age 8+ UnitedHealth Group Stage September 12 through October 15, 2017   Rink rats, hockey moms, tournament weekends and the quest to play your best – It’s tryout season in the Great State of Hockey! Mitch has always played on the A team for the Prairie Lake Blizzards – these are his guys – they've played together forever. But he hasn't hit his growth spurt yet, and he's worried this could be the year he gets sent down to the B team. When a new “kid” appears at Bantam tryouts, things go from bad to worse. From the land of ice and nice comes the first Minnesota hockey musical! Will you love it? You betcha! Supported by the National Endowment for the Arts Twin Cities metro
Saturday, September 23 2:00 pm
2017-09-23 14:00:002017-09-23 14:00:00America/ChicagoThe AbominablesThe Abominables Produced in association with The Civilians Written by Steve Cosson Music and Lyrics by Michael Friedman Directed by Steve Cosson Choreographed by Joe Chvala A Children’s Theatre Company Commissioned World Premiere Best enjoyed by age 8+ UnitedHealth Group Stage September 12 through October 15, 2017   Rink rats, hockey moms, tournament weekends and the quest to play your best – It’s tryout season in the Great State of Hockey! Mitch has always played on the A team for the Prairie Lake Blizzards – these are his guys – they've played together forever. But he hasn't hit his growth spurt yet, and he's worried this could be the year he gets sent down to the B team. When a new “kid” appears at Bantam tryouts, things go from bad to worse. From the land of ice and nice comes the first Minnesota hockey musical! Will you love it? You betcha! Supported by the National Endowment for the Arts Twin Cities metro
Saturday, September 23 5:00 pm
2017-09-23 17:00:002017-09-23 17:00:00America/ChicagoThe AbominablesThe Abominables Produced in association with The Civilians Written by Steve Cosson Music and Lyrics by Michael Friedman Directed by Steve Cosson Choreographed by Joe Chvala A Children’s Theatre Company Commissioned World Premiere Best enjoyed by age 8+ UnitedHealth Group Stage September 12 through October 15, 2017   Rink rats, hockey moms, tournament weekends and the quest to play your best – It’s tryout season in the Great State of Hockey! Mitch has always played on the A team for the Prairie Lake Blizzards – these are his guys – they've played together forever. But he hasn't hit his growth spurt yet, and he's worried this could be the year he gets sent down to the B team. When a new “kid” appears at Bantam tryouts, things go from bad to worse. From the land of ice and nice comes the first Minnesota hockey musical! Will you love it? You betcha! Supported by the National Endowment for the Arts Twin Cities metro
Sunday, September 24 2:00 pm
2017-09-24 14:00:002017-09-24 14:00:00America/ChicagoThe AbominablesThe Abominables Produced in association with The Civilians Written by Steve Cosson Music and Lyrics by Michael Friedman Directed by Steve Cosson Choreographed by Joe Chvala A Children’s Theatre Company Commissioned World Premiere Best enjoyed by age 8+ UnitedHealth Group Stage September 12 through October 15, 2017   Rink rats, hockey moms, tournament weekends and the quest to play your best – It’s tryout season in the Great State of Hockey! Mitch has always played on the A team for the Prairie Lake Blizzards – these are his guys – they've played together forever. But he hasn't hit his growth spurt yet, and he's worried this could be the year he gets sent down to the B team. When a new “kid” appears at Bantam tryouts, things go from bad to worse. From the land of ice and nice comes the first Minnesota hockey musical! Will you love it? You betcha! Supported by the National Endowment for the Arts Twin Cities metro
Sunday, September 24 5:00 pm
2017-09-24 17:00:002017-09-24 17:00:00America/ChicagoThe AbominablesThe Abominables Produced in association with The Civilians Written by Steve Cosson Music and Lyrics by Michael Friedman Directed by Steve Cosson Choreographed by Joe Chvala A Children’s Theatre Company Commissioned World Premiere Best enjoyed by age 8+ UnitedHealth Group Stage September 12 through October 15, 2017   Rink rats, hockey moms, tournament weekends and the quest to play your best – It’s tryout season in the Great State of Hockey! Mitch has always played on the A team for the Prairie Lake Blizzards – these are his guys – they've played together forever. But he hasn't hit his growth spurt yet, and he's worried this could be the year he gets sent down to the B team. When a new “kid” appears at Bantam tryouts, things go from bad to worse. From the land of ice and nice comes the first Minnesota hockey musical! Will you love it? You betcha! Supported by the National Endowment for the Arts Twin Cities metro
Thursday, September 28 7:00 pm
2017-09-28 19:00:002017-09-28 19:00:00America/ChicagoThe AbominablesThe Abominables Produced in association with The Civilians Written by Steve Cosson Music and Lyrics by Michael Friedman Directed by Steve Cosson Choreographed by Joe Chvala A Children’s Theatre Company Commissioned World Premiere Best enjoyed by age 8+ UnitedHealth Group Stage September 12 through October 15, 2017   Rink rats, hockey moms, tournament weekends and the quest to play your best – It’s tryout season in the Great State of Hockey! Mitch has always played on the A team for the Prairie Lake Blizzards – these are his guys – they've played together forever. But he hasn't hit his growth spurt yet, and he's worried this could be the year he gets sent down to the B team. When a new “kid” appears at Bantam tryouts, things go from bad to worse. From the land of ice and nice comes the first Minnesota hockey musical! Will you love it? You betcha! Supported by the National Endowment for the Arts Twin Cities metro
Friday, September 29 7:00 pm
2017-09-29 19:00:002017-09-29 19:00:00America/ChicagoThe AbominablesThe Abominables Produced in association with The Civilians Written by Steve Cosson Music and Lyrics by Michael Friedman Directed by Steve Cosson Choreographed by Joe Chvala A Children’s Theatre Company Commissioned World Premiere Best enjoyed by age 8+ UnitedHealth Group Stage September 12 through October 15, 2017   Rink rats, hockey moms, tournament weekends and the quest to play your best – It’s tryout season in the Great State of Hockey! Mitch has always played on the A team for the Prairie Lake Blizzards – these are his guys – they've played together forever. But he hasn't hit his growth spurt yet, and he's worried this could be the year he gets sent down to the B team. When a new “kid” appears at Bantam tryouts, things go from bad to worse. From the land of ice and nice comes the first Minnesota hockey musical! Will you love it? You betcha! Supported by the National Endowment for the Arts Twin Cities metro
Saturday, September 30 2:00 pm
2017-09-30 14:00:002017-09-30 14:00:00America/ChicagoThe AbominablesThe Abominables Produced in association with The Civilians Written by Steve Cosson Music and Lyrics by Michael Friedman Directed by Steve Cosson Choreographed by Joe Chvala A Children’s Theatre Company Commissioned World Premiere Best enjoyed by age 8+ UnitedHealth Group Stage September 12 through October 15, 2017   Rink rats, hockey moms, tournament weekends and the quest to play your best – It’s tryout season in the Great State of Hockey! Mitch has always played on the A team for the Prairie Lake Blizzards – these are his guys – they've played together forever. But he hasn't hit his growth spurt yet, and he's worried this could be the year he gets sent down to the B team. When a new “kid” appears at Bantam tryouts, things go from bad to worse. From the land of ice and nice comes the first Minnesota hockey musical! Will you love it? You betcha! Supported by the National Endowment for the Arts Twin Cities metro
Saturday, September 30 5:00 pm
2017-09-30 17:00:002017-09-30 17:00:00America/ChicagoThe AbominablesThe Abominables Produced in association with The Civilians Written by Steve Cosson Music and Lyrics by Michael Friedman Directed by Steve Cosson Choreographed by Joe Chvala A Children’s Theatre Company Commissioned World Premiere Best enjoyed by age 8+ UnitedHealth Group Stage September 12 through October 15, 2017   Rink rats, hockey moms, tournament weekends and the quest to play your best – It’s tryout season in the Great State of Hockey! Mitch has always played on the A team for the Prairie Lake Blizzards – these are his guys – they've played together forever. But he hasn't hit his growth spurt yet, and he's worried this could be the year he gets sent down to the B team. When a new “kid” appears at Bantam tryouts, things go from bad to worse. From the land of ice and nice comes the first Minnesota hockey musical! Will you love it? You betcha! Supported by the National Endowment for the Arts Twin Cities metro
Sunday, October 1 2:00 pm
2017-10-01 14:00:002017-10-01 14:00:00America/ChicagoThe AbominablesThe Abominables Produced in association with The Civilians Written by Steve Cosson Music and Lyrics by Michael Friedman Directed by Steve Cosson Choreographed by Joe Chvala A Children’s Theatre Company Commissioned World Premiere Best enjoyed by age 8+ UnitedHealth Group Stage September 12 through October 15, 2017   Rink rats, hockey moms, tournament weekends and the quest to play your best – It’s tryout season in the Great State of Hockey! Mitch has always played on the A team for the Prairie Lake Blizzards – these are his guys – they've played together forever. But he hasn't hit his growth spurt yet, and he's worried this could be the year he gets sent down to the B team. When a new “kid” appears at Bantam tryouts, things go from bad to worse. From the land of ice and nice comes the first Minnesota hockey musical! Will you love it? You betcha! Supported by the National Endowment for the Arts Twin Cities metro
Sunday, October 1 5:00 pm
2017-10-01 17:00:002017-10-01 17:00:00America/ChicagoThe AbominablesThe Abominables Produced in association with The Civilians Written by Steve Cosson Music and Lyrics by Michael Friedman Directed by Steve Cosson Choreographed by Joe Chvala A Children’s Theatre Company Commissioned World Premiere Best enjoyed by age 8+ UnitedHealth Group Stage September 12 through October 15, 2017   Rink rats, hockey moms, tournament weekends and the quest to play your best – It’s tryout season in the Great State of Hockey! Mitch has always played on the A team for the Prairie Lake Blizzards – these are his guys – they've played together forever. But he hasn't hit his growth spurt yet, and he's worried this could be the year he gets sent down to the B team. When a new “kid” appears at Bantam tryouts, things go from bad to worse. From the land of ice and nice comes the first Minnesota hockey musical! Will you love it? You betcha! Supported by the National Endowment for the Arts Twin Cities metro
Thursday, October 5 7:00 pm
2017-10-05 19:00:002017-10-05 19:00:00America/ChicagoThe AbominablesThe Abominables Produced in association with The Civilians Written by Steve Cosson Music and Lyrics by Michael Friedman Directed by Steve Cosson Choreographed by Joe Chvala A Children’s Theatre Company Commissioned World Premiere Best enjoyed by age 8+ UnitedHealth Group Stage September 12 through October 15, 2017   Rink rats, hockey moms, tournament weekends and the quest to play your best – It’s tryout season in the Great State of Hockey! Mitch has always played on the A team for the Prairie Lake Blizzards – these are his guys – they've played together forever. But he hasn't hit his growth spurt yet, and he's worried this could be the year he gets sent down to the B team. When a new “kid” appears at Bantam tryouts, things go from bad to worse. From the land of ice and nice comes the first Minnesota hockey musical! Will you love it? You betcha! Supported by the National Endowment for the Arts Twin Cities metro
Friday, October 6 7:00 pm
2017-10-06 19:00:002017-10-06 19:00:00America/ChicagoThe AbominablesThe Abominables Produced in association with The Civilians Written by Steve Cosson Music and Lyrics by Michael Friedman Directed by Steve Cosson Choreographed by Joe Chvala A Children’s Theatre Company Commissioned World Premiere Best enjoyed by age 8+ UnitedHealth Group Stage September 12 through October 15, 2017   Rink rats, hockey moms, tournament weekends and the quest to play your best – It’s tryout season in the Great State of Hockey! Mitch has always played on the A team for the Prairie Lake Blizzards – these are his guys – they've played together forever. But he hasn't hit his growth spurt yet, and he's worried this could be the year he gets sent down to the B team. When a new “kid” appears at Bantam tryouts, things go from bad to worse. From the land of ice and nice comes the first Minnesota hockey musical! Will you love it? You betcha! Supported by the National Endowment for the Arts Twin Cities metro
  • ASL interpreted
  • Audio described
Saturday, October 7 11:00 am
2017-10-07 11:00:002017-10-07 11:00:00America/ChicagoThe AbominablesThe Abominables Produced in association with The Civilians Written by Steve Cosson Music and Lyrics by Michael Friedman Directed by Steve Cosson Choreographed by Joe Chvala A Children’s Theatre Company Commissioned World Premiere Best enjoyed by age 8+ UnitedHealth Group Stage September 12 through October 15, 2017   Rink rats, hockey moms, tournament weekends and the quest to play your best – It’s tryout season in the Great State of Hockey! Mitch has always played on the A team for the Prairie Lake Blizzards – these are his guys – they've played together forever. But he hasn't hit his growth spurt yet, and he's worried this could be the year he gets sent down to the B team. When a new “kid” appears at Bantam tryouts, things go from bad to worse. From the land of ice and nice comes the first Minnesota hockey musical! Will you love it? You betcha! Supported by the National Endowment for the Arts Twin Cities metro
Saturday, October 7 2:00 pm
2017-10-07 14:00:002017-10-07 14:00:00America/ChicagoThe AbominablesThe Abominables Produced in association with The Civilians Written by Steve Cosson Music and Lyrics by Michael Friedman Directed by Steve Cosson Choreographed by Joe Chvala A Children’s Theatre Company Commissioned World Premiere Best enjoyed by age 8+ UnitedHealth Group Stage September 12 through October 15, 2017   Rink rats, hockey moms, tournament weekends and the quest to play your best – It’s tryout season in the Great State of Hockey! Mitch has always played on the A team for the Prairie Lake Blizzards – these are his guys – they've played together forever. But he hasn't hit his growth spurt yet, and he's worried this could be the year he gets sent down to the B team. When a new “kid” appears at Bantam tryouts, things go from bad to worse. From the land of ice and nice comes the first Minnesota hockey musical! Will you love it? You betcha! Supported by the National Endowment for the Arts Twin Cities metro

Past performances

Tuesday, September 12 7:00 pm
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Wednesday, September 13 7:00 pm
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Thursday, September 14 7:00 pm
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Friday, September 15 7:00 pm
Saturday, September 16 2:00 pm
Saturday, September 16 5:00 pm
Sunday, September 17 2:00 pm
Sunday, September 17 5:00 pm
 
Musical Kids New work

September 12-October 15, 2017
The Abominables

Produced in association with The Civilians

Written by Steve Cosson

Music and Lyrics by Michael Friedman

Directed by Steve Cosson

Choreographed by Joe Chvala

A Children’s Theatre Company Commissioned World Premiere

Best enjoyed by age 8+

UnitedHealth Group Stage

September 12 through October 15, 2017

 

Rink rats, hockey moms, tournament weekends and the quest to play your best – It’s tryout season in the Great State of Hockey! Mitch has always played on the A team for the Prairie Lake Blizzards – these are his guys – they've played together forever. But he hasn't hit his growth spurt yet, and he's worried this could be the year he gets sent down to the B team. When a new “kid” appears at Bantam tryouts, things go from bad to worse. From the land of ice and nice comes the first Minnesota hockey musical! Will you love it? You betcha! Supported by the National Endowment for the Arts