Book, music, and lyrics by Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens, Co-Conceived by Stephen Flaherty, Lynn Ahrens and Eric Idle

Directed by Brian Cowing

“Oh, the Thinks you can Think” when Dr. Seuss’ zany characters come together in this delightful musical caper! Horton the Elephant, Gertrude McFuzz, Lazy Mayzie and all the Whos of Whoville come together in this wildly imaginative show. Hosted by everyone’s favorite Cat (in the Hat, that is!), and one of the most performed shows in America, this must-see musical for the whole family will have you singing its tunes all the way home!

Recommended ages: 5 & up.
Seussical - TYA Version is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI).

Produced by Children's Theater of Madison at Overture Center for the Arts, 201 State Street, Madison

Performances: February 25 - March 12, 2017

Performance Times: Fridays thru Sundays. See for complete schedule.

Ticket Prices: $12-$35

Call 608-255-2080 for reservations or more information.

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Auditions will be held on the following days:


Seeking: Creative and enthusiastic, Middle School aged kids (11-14) to be a vital part of CTM’s SEUSSICAL. These young performers need to feel comfortable singing and dancing independently, and be focused and mature enough to be on stage for the entirety of the show (90 minutes). Many solo and featured ensemble opportunities throughout.

Audition Dates:

Monday, November 14 from 5-8pm
Friday, November 18 from 5-8pm

Location: Madison Opera Center, 335 W. Mifflin St

Audtion Pieces (Please prepare ONE of the following scenes for your audition):

Boys (unchanged voices) - #10, It’s Possible, m.68-84, sing JOJO
Boys (changed voices) - #2, Oh, the Thinks, m. 5-19, sing CAT
Girls - #13, Gertrude McFuzz, m. 1-50, sing GERTRUDE

Rehearsals begin January 17
Tech Week is February 18 - February 24

Performances are February 25 - March 12