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Bethlehem Catholic High School’s “Seussical” cast includes, from left, Emma Smith (Jojo), Jacob Moser (Horton the Elephant) and Deirdre Kelly (The Cat in the Hat). Copyright - © Ed Courrier Bethlehem Catholic High School’s “Seussical” cast includes, from left, Emma Smith (Jojo), Jacob Moser (Horton the Elephant) and Deirdre Kelly (The Cat in the Hat). Copyright - © Ed Courrier

BETHLEHEM CATHOLIC: ‘Seussical’

Friday, March 20, 2020 by The Press in Focus

Bethlehem Catholic’s “Seussical” follows favorite Dr. Seuss characters from the Jungle of Nool to the invisible world of the Whos, 7 p.m. March 27, 28, April 3, 4 and 3 p.m. March 29, auditorium, Bethlehem Catholic High School, 2133 Madison Avenue, Bethlehem.

With music by Stephen Flaherty, lyrics by Lynn Ahrens and book by Ahrens and Flaherty, the musical is based on the illustrated books of Dr. Seuss. The Cat in the Hat, Horton the Elephant, and Jojo are featured in the fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza.

The Becahi production is directed by Melissa Miller, assisted by choreographer Kayla Stokes, music director and pit orchestra conductor Joseph Fink.

The 2000 Broadway production received one Tony Award nomination.

Musical numbers include “Oh, The Thinks You Can Think,” “Horton Hears a Who,” “It’s Possible,” “Amazing Mayzie” and “Here on Who.”

Ticket information: bit.ly/becaSeussical; at the door one hour before curtain.