This October, Disney’s Moana JR. crashes upon the Ormiston Junior College stage from 27th-31st October at 7.30pm at the OJC Auditorium - Manawatere. The 60-minute musical adventure, designed for youth performers, is based on the 2016 Disney film "Moana". The OJC cast includes over 80 students both on and off the stage and is brought to you by the creative team behind its inaugural 2019 production of Disney's The Lion King Jr, Ryan Timoko-Benjamin (Director), Jen Woo (Musical Director), Irasa Si'ave, Nyla Joaquin and Bonnie Talamaivao (Choreography) & Jan Ubels (Production Design).
"We are explorers reading every sign; we tell the stories of our elders in a never ending chain..."
You’ll love this thrilling and heartwarming stage adaptation of the coming-of-age tale of Moana as she sets sail across the Pacific to save her island and discovers the vitality of her heritage. Join us and all your favourite characters for an epic journey of self-discovery as she learns to harness her birth-given mana that lies within.
Adapted for young performers, this musical includes favourite songs by Tony®, GRAMMY, Emmy, and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Lin-Manuel Miranda, Opetaia Foa’i, and Mark Mancina, such as “How Far I’ll Go,” “Logo te Pate” and “You’re Welcome.”
With its empowering message of bravery, strength and courage Moana JR. is sure to awaken your inner Voyager, as our young cast navigate life and learning to bring it to the stage.
Disney’s Moana JR. is presented through special arrangement with and all materials are provided by Music Theatre International (Australasia). All performance materials supplied by Hal Leonard Australia.
Evening performances start at 7.30pm sharp.
A strict late lockout applies.
COVID-19 Alert Level 1:
Venue capacity is strictly limited in response to current alert level settings for Auckland.
All audience members required to scan the Ormiston Junior College covid-tracer QR code upon entry to the venue.
DO NOT attend this production if you or anyone in your ticketed party are showing cold or flu like symptoms.