Greenbelt musical imagines new journey for Odysseus
The Greenbelt Arts Center's annual youth musical offers a new take on an old tale, Homer's "The Odyssey." "Homeward Bound" is an original work by Chris Cherry, the director for the center's youth musicals.
The performers are ages 13 to 17 with a couple of veterans who are now 18 doing cameos in this show. Ian Brown-Gorrell of Silver Spring plays the lead character, Odysseus.
Other performers are Liana Ventimiglia of Silver Spring, Alex Butcher of Beltsville, Andrew Clarkson of Crofton, Phoebe McFarb of Greenbelt, Geetika Reichmann of Bowie, Scott Kincaid of Bowie, Aaron Solomon of Greenbelt, Jon Murphy of Chevy Chase, Scott Kincaid of Bowie, Victor Lindvall of Greenbelt, Sofia Zocca of Greenbelt, Ron Ebisawa of Greenbelt, Johlize McNeal of Silver Spring, Mason Trappio of Lanham, Issac Solomon of Greenbelt, Elena Shipley of Greenbelt, Rose Commins of Greenbelt, Cody Sanders of Greenbelt, Christina O'Brien of Beltsville.
-When: 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays through Feb. 21
-Where: Greenbelt Arts Center, 123 Centerway, Greenbelt
-Box office: 301-397-2208