‘Children of Eden’ comes to The Victoria


Submitted photos Dare to Defy Productions is bringing the musical Children of Eden to the Victoria Theatre.


Submitted photos Dare to Defy Productions is bringing the musical Children of Eden to the Victoria Theatre.


Greene County News

DAYTON — Dare to Defy Productions is bringing the musical Children of Eden to the Victoria Theatre for a limited three performance run Thanksgiving weekend.

Featuring one contemporary musical theatre from the composer of Godspell, Pippin and Wicked, Children of Eden is a heartfelt and humorous musical about the unique family bond. Inspired by the Book of Genesis, it tells the timeless story of what it means to be a parent.

From the moment you bring a child into the world everything changes you learn to protect, cherish, and love unconditionally. But as they grow you have to learn one more thing, to finally let them go one day.

The Dare to Defy production of Children of Eden stars John Benjamin, Alan Ruddy, Esther Hyland and is directed by Mackensie King with music direction by Lorri Topping and choreographed by Lisa Glover.

“This is the perfect show for families over the Thanksgiving weekend,” said Dare to Defy Productions Executive Director Becki Norgaard. “It has great music and a wonderful, family story that can be enjoyed by all ages and backgrounds.”

Show times are 8 p.m., 2 p.m. Nov. 25 and 8 p.m. Nov. 26. Tickets are available at the Ticket Center Stage Box Office located in the Schuster Center, by calling 937-228-3630 or online at ticketcenterstage.com Senior, military and student discounts available at the box office. For more information visit the Dare to Defy website at d2defy.com.

Submitted photos Dare to Defy Productions is bringing the musical Children of Eden to the Victoria Theatre.
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Submitted photos Dare to Defy Productions is bringing the musical Children of Eden to the Victoria Theatre.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/50/2016/11/web1_Photo1-edited-.jpgSubmitted photos Dare to Defy Productions is bringing the musical Children of Eden to the Victoria Theatre.

Story courtesy of Victoria Theatre.

Story courtesy of Victoria Theatre.