Seussical, a musical based on the works of Dr. Seuss, will be performed at 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays beginning Nov. 12 through Dec. 17 at the Morgan-Wixson Theatre, 2627 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica.
The musical will follow the adventures of such beloved Dr. Seuss characters as Horton the Elephant, the Cat in the Hat, Gertrude McFuzz, the Whos down in Whoville and Circus McGurkus.
Seussical is based on the book by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty, and was co-conceived by Ahrens, Flaherty and Eric Idle.
Music is by Flaherty, with lyrics by Ahrens.
The show is directed/music directed by Anne Gesling, director of Pinkalicious, The Musical, which had its world premiere in Los Angeles earlier this year.
The creative team includes Jonathon Saia (choreographer), Gesling, Tom Phillips and Larry Watts (costume design), Al Hobbs (production and set designer), William Wilday (lighting designer), Thomas A. Brown (technical director), and Tracy Saltzman and Mary Beth Sciarabba (co-producers).
Seussical is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International.
Tickets are $15.