Bay Area Children’s Theatre world premiere
Photography by Joshua Posamentier
Tales of Olympus: A Greek Myth Musical
Theatre for Young Audiences
Book, Music & Lyrics by Min Kahng
A commission by Bay Area Children's Theatre.
Playing Jun 18-Jul 28 at the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis
Peering down from their home on Mt. Olympus, the ancient Greek gods see a fast-paced, modern world filled with high-tech distractions. Who has the time to remember their stories?
Calliope, the goddess of epic poetry, descends from the mountaintop to enlist the help of an 11-year-old mortal, Jason. But does Jason have the guts to overcome his stagefright and become the next bard?
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Tales of Olympus: A Greek Myth Musical is available for licensing!
Contact Min to request a perusal script or for further information!
Cast: 6 Actors (3 Male, 3 Female)
Music: Pre-recorded Accompaniment Tracks or Piano Score available
FULL-LENGTH VERSION: Two acts, 75 minutes (not including intermission)
TOURING/ASSEMBLY VERSION: One act, 50 minutes
TEACHERS AND ARTS EDUCATORS
TALES OF OLYMPUS JR. is available for licensing. This 50-minute version of the show is specifically designed for a cast of 15+ young actors. Contact Min for more information.
Click here to purchase the Tales of Olympus cast recording on Gumroad today!
Dec 2012, World Premiere: Bay Area Children's Theatre at The Osher Studio in Berkeley, CA
Jan-Feb 2013: Bay Area Children's Theatre at various Bay Area venues
2014-2017: American Eagle Productions at various Chicagoland venues
Tales of Olympus Jr.
Sep 2015, World Premiere: Civic Arts Stage Company & Bay Area Children's Theatre at the Firehouse Arts Center in Pleasanton, CA
Jan 2016: Bay Area Children's Theatre at various Bay Area venues
Jul 2012, Workshop: Bay Area Children's Theatre at The Osher Studio in Berkeley, CA
AWARDS & HONORS
2012: East Bay Community Fund for Artists Grant, East Bay Community Foundation
2012: Safeway Foundation Grant, Safeway Corporation