HAMMOND — The New Octavians will present Roald Dahl’s "James and the Giant Peach Jr." at 7 p.m. June 22 and 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. June 23 at the Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts.
Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for students and can be purchased online at columbiatheatre.org/tickets. Tickets also are available at the Columbia Theatre’s box office, 220 E. Thomas St., from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays, as well as one hour prior to each performance.
The cast of 40 sixth- through 12th-grade students from schools across the north shore is performing under the direction of Brent Goodrich. Isabella Mollega and Olivia Lowentritt are assisting Goodrich as student director and student choreographer, respectively. Laurie Bonura is stage manager.