MCP Foundations will produce the musical How to Eat Like a Child in early December 2017. Mark your calendars for auditions on Friday evening, September 8, 2017, OR Saturday morning, September 9 (see details below).

How to Eat Like a Child
Based on the book by Delia Ephron
Book by Delia Ephron, John Forster, and Judith Kahan
Music and Lyrics by John Forster
How to Eat imageThis musical romp through the joys and sorrows of being a child is hilarious. Children give twenty-three lessons in such subjects as how to beg for a dog, how to torture your sister, how to act after being sent to your room, and how to laugh hysterically. It’s a musical revue for children that will also be enjoyed by adults, featuring a charming and witty score.

Approximately 30 roles for children of any gender ages 8-13 (exceptions may be made for mature younger children with strong reading skills). Directed and Musical Direction by Kerianne Severy. Produced by Sophie Lefkoe
, with mentors Dora Greven and Kevin Commins. Choreography by Ellie Kiel, with mentor Kendra Gratton.

Come to auditions either:
Friday, September 8th — Register at 6:30pm, start at 7pm
Saturday, September 9th — Register at 9:00am, start at 9:30am

Children should come only to one audition time.

Town Hall Theater, 68 So. Pleasant St., Middlebury

Stay tuned for more details.

Questions? Contact Kerianne Severy at

How to Eat Like a Child is presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH, INC.