Theatre NOVA presents the world premiere of 'DJ Whittington's Kool Kat: A Hip-Hop Panto'

Ann Arbor – Theatre NOVA, Ann Arbor's professional theatre with an exclusive focus on new plays and playwrights, presents the world premiere of "DJ Whittigton's Kool Kat: A Hip-Hop Panto" by Carla Milarch and R. MacKenzie Lewis. All the holiday hilarity and happiness fans have come to love from our annual Panto returns in this hip-hop twist on a seasonal favorite. Kids ages 2 to 102 will enjoy this rollicking family entertainment, complete with heroes, villains, original tunes and parodies of popular songs, physical comedy and fun — not to mention candy.
Directed by Jennifer Felts, with musical direction by R. MacKenzie Lewis, "DJ Whittington's Kool Kat" features Asia Marie Hicks, Alaina Kerr and Mike Sandusky. The production and design team includes scenic design by Monica Spencer, lighting design by Daniel C. Walker, costume design by Angeline Fox Maniglia, properties by Becky Fox and stage management by Briana O'Neal.
"Follies in Concert" will run from Nov. 29 through Dec. 29, 2019, at Theatre NOVA, a downtown performance space.
 Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. on Fridays, 3 and 7:30 p.m. on Saturdays, and 2 p.m. on Sundays. Theatre NOVA is located at 410 W. Huron in Ann Arbor. It features free parking for patrons, as well as quick access to the city's restaurants, bars, bakeries, and coffee shops. Tickets are $25 and $10 for kids 16 years and under. Theatre NOVA continues to making theatre accessible by offering pay-what-you-can tickets for those who need them. For tickets, visit, call 734-635-8450 or buy them in person at the box office one hour before showtime.