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101 Dalmatians Kids - Summer Camp Registration


Play on Players proudly presents 101 Dalmations Kids!!
This camp is open to children 8 to 14 years old
Camp dates are June 19th-29th

June 19th-24th at the POP Academy in Oakwood, GA from 9am-4pm
June 26th-29th at Lambert High School in Suwanee, GA from 9am-4pm
Cost is $200

Before and after-care available from 7-9am and 4-7pm for $10 per hour
Show dates: June 30 at 7:30pm, July 1 at 2pm & 7pm, July 2 at 2pm
Performances are at Lambert High School in Suwanee, GA

No pre-audition necessary.
Auditions for specific roles will be held on the first day of camp.

Please fill out this form!

Camp Registration






Auditions for 2017-2018 season!

Click on the Auditions link for more information!



SIGN UP FOR AUDITIONS HERE!!






Upcoming productions!


Performances at Johnson High School in Gainesville, GA
May 26 7:30pm, May 27 2pm, May 27 7:30pm, May 28 2pm
$12 Adults, $10 Students, $8 Five-year-old and under
Tickets available at the door - General Admission Seating




Performances at Lambert High School in Suwanee, GA
June 16 7:30pm, June 17 2pm, June 17 7:30pm, June 18 2pm
$14 Adults, $10 Students, $8 Five-year-old and under

Click HERE to order your tickets!






February 2017 NPAF - Overall Top Rated Group


The POP cast of James And The Giant Peach won the "Showcase Award for Overall Top Rated Group" and the "Superior Rating Award" at the National Performing Arts Festival in Walt Disney World!




January 2017 JTF - Petite Poppers Outstanding Production!


The Petite Poppers cast of Disney The Lion King KIDS won the "Outstanding Production" award at the annual Junior Theater Festival in Atlanta, GA!

The Play On Players cast of Once On This Island Jr. won the "Excellence In Ensemble" award!

111 theatre groups from multiple countries attended JTF 2017 (5800 people).


Both groups were also chosen to present a "New Works Showcase" at JTF 2017. They performed portions of Mary Poppins Jr. for over 6,000 festival attendees plus 53,000 people on Facebook Live!




Broadway World Atlanta Awards!


CONGRATULATIONS to Play On Players Children's Theatre
Winner of 9 Broadway World Atlanta awards for Madagascar, Jr!

Best Musical
Best New Work
Best Children's Production
Best Director of a Musical - Haden Rider/Carly Berg
Best Music Director - Haden Rider
Best Choreographer - Carly Berg
Best Actor in a Musical - Weylin Oliver
Best Costume Design - Kawanna Martin and Deangela Chastain
Best Scenic Design - Deangela Hill Chastain



December 2016

Thank you to everyone who attended the performances of Once On This Island Jr. on December 2nd-4th, 2016 in the Hosch Theatre in Gainesville, GA.




August 2016

Thank you to everyone who attended the performances of Lion King KIDS on August 5th-7th, 2016 in the Lambert High School Theater in Suwanee, GA.




June 2016

Thank you to everyone who attended the performances of Peter Pan Jr. on June 10th-12th, 2016 in the Lambert High School Theater in Suwanee, GA.




June 2016

Thank you to everyone who attended the performances of Guys And Dolls Jr. on June 1st-5th, 2016 in the Lambert High School Theater in Suwanee, GA.





January 2016 JTF - Outstanding Production!


The Play On Players cast of Guys and Dolls Jr. won the "Outstanding Production" award at the annual Junior Theater Festival in Atlanta, GA! (January 15-17, 2016)

115 theatre groups from multiple countries attended JTF 2016.


Play On Players was also chosen to present a "Retrospective Showcase" at JTF 2016. They performed portions of West Side Story High School Edition for nearly 6,000 festival attendees!




December 2015

Play On Players was chosen to present the world premier pilot of Madagascar Jr. The performances were held on December 4th-6th, 2015 in the Hosch Theatre in Gainesville, GA.




August 2015

Thank you to everyone who attended the performances of Jungle Book KIDS on August 20th-23th, 2015 in the Johnson High School Performing Arts Center in Gainesville, GA.






June 2015

Thank you to everyone who attended the performances of Mary Poppins on June 11th-13th, 2015 in the Lambert High School theater in Suwanee, GA.







January 2015 Junior Theater Festival awards!


The Play On Players cast of The Little Mermaid Jr. won "Excellence in Ensemble" and the Petite Poppers cast of A Year With Frog and Toad KIDS won the "Excellence in Music" award at the Junior Theater Festival! (January 17-18, 2015)

102 teams from 6 different countries attended JTF 2015.


Both groups were also chosen to present a "New Works Showcase" at JTF 2015. They performed portions of Elf Jr. and a Disney Medley on the festival stage for over 4,500 festival attendees!





December 2014

Thank you to everyone who attended the performances of The Little Mermaid, Jr. on December 12th-14th, 2014 in the Hosch Theatre on the Brenau University campus in Gainesville, GA.





October 2014

Thank you to everyone who attended the performances of A Year With Frog and Toad KIDS on October 24th-26th, 2014 in the Theatre On The Square in Gainesville, GA.





January 2014 JTF - Outstanding Production!

The Play On Players cast of Seussical Jr. won the "Outstanding Production" award at the Junior Theater Festival! (January 18-19, 2014)



For the second year in a row, our acting troupe of 8-to-18-year-olds won the highest honor at the national Junior Theater Festival in Atlanta!

93 teams from 26 different states, plus the District of Columbia, attended JTF 2014.





December 2013

Thank you to everyone who attended the performances of Seussical Jr. on December 13th-15th, 2013 in the Hosch Theatre in Gainesville, GA.





January 2013 JTF - Outstanding Production!

The Play On Players cast of Honk! Jr. won the "Outstanding Production" and "Excellence In Acting" awards at the national Junior Theater Festival! (January 19-20, 2013)

82 teams from 23 different states attended JTF 2013.






December 2012

Thank you to everyone who attended the performances of Honk! Jr. on December 15th-16th, 2012 in the Hosch Theatre on the Brenau University campus in Gainesville, GA.