HCT StarsHawai‘i Children’s Theatre once again returns to the Performing Arts Center at Kaua‘i Community College for performances by the students of the Summer Stars program.

This is an opportunity for the young at heart to celebrate the joy of live theatre and for families to encourage the keiki with attendance and applause.

The Summer Stars morning workshop program will host a Gala Performance and Fundraising event on July 10 featuring a revue of music, tap and jazz and performance including Monty Python by keiki ages 5 to 16.

Guests are invited to support HCT programs with JC’s Puerto Rican Tacos, baked goods and a silent auction starting at 5:30 p.m., with performance at 7 p.m. Tickets are $8 from students or $10 at the door.

Then, the Summer Stars afternoon workshop program will bring the timeless family classic, The Wizard of Oz, Young Performers Edition to the PAC stage at KCC. This is fully produced by the keiki ages 8-16 with the help of teachers and parents.

The performances will be July 11 and 12 at 7 p.m., and also a Sunday matinee on July 13 at 4 p.m. Tickets are $10 from students or $12 at the door.

Visit www.hawaiichildrenstheatre.com or call 246-8985 for more infomation.