ALPHARETTA, Ga – Based on Edgar Rice Burroughs’ “Tarzan of the Apes” and the 1999 smash-hit Disney animated film, 39 of King’s Ridge Christian School’s high school students will perform “Tarzan the Musical,” which tells the story of an infant boy orphaned on the shores of West Africa. “Tarzan” features music and lyrics by pop icon Phil Collins, including the Grammy and Oscar-winning song, “You’ll Be in My Heart,” and book by Tony Award-winning playwright, David Henry Hwang.
“Tarzan” opens at the King’s Ridge student center on Thursday, April 24 at 7 p.m., and continues Friday, April 25 and Saturday, April 26 at 7:30 p.m. An additional matinee show is Saturday at 1 p.m. There will be a special treat for elementary students immediately following the matinee. Children will be able hang out at Tarzan’s Treehouse, meet the cast, enjoy cookies and juice and participate in other fun activities.
Tickets are available online at www.kingsridgecs.org and may be purchased at the door. Tickets prices are $10 for adults $10 and $5 for students.