March 2, 3, 8, 9 + 10, 2018 

March 2, 8, 9 + 10
8:00 PM
March 3
2:00 PM
Berlind Theatre, McCarter Theatre Center
Tickets required

A new musical with book, music and lyrics by Daniel Zaitchik, adapted from the popular Australian novel by Joan Lindsay. On Valentine’s Day, 1900, three Australian schoolgirls from Appleyard College are released from their studies for an afternoon picnic. The wilderness is seductive, the girls are enraptured, and the mystery begins. Featuring theater seniors Jared Brendon Hopper, Meagan Raker, Allison Light, and Emma Watkins and directed by theater senior Nico Krell; music direction by music faculty member Stephanie Tubiolo.

Reserved seating tickets are $12 general public in advance of show dates, $8 for students, $12 for seniors, and $17 general public purchased the day of performances at the box office. Tickets are available through the McCarter Theatre Box Office online or by calling 609-258-2787, and through University Ticketing online at or by calling 609.258.9220, or stop by the Frist Campus Center or Lewis Arts complex ticket offices. Tickets will also be available at the door prior to performances.


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  • Program in Music Theater
  • Program in Theater