Tampa's Straz Center welcomes The Addams Family musical

Opens October 18, with a sensory-friendly production on October 20.

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Du-du-du-dun (snap, snap), du-du-du-dun (snap, snap). Anyone over 30 years old knows the theme to The Addams Family, and folks of all ages will have a chance to sing along to that tune and more when the kids (grades eight through 12) from Straz Center’s Patel Conservatory update the beloved story of an, um, unusual family under the musical direction of Kavanaugh Gillespie.  Cousin Itt finna be lit, fam.

The Addams Family Musical | TECO Theater at David A. Straz Center for Performing Arts, 1010 N. WC MacInnes Place Tampa | Opens Oct. 18 with sensory-friendly production Oct. 20 | 813-229-STAR | strazcenter.org

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