Rhythm & Rhyme Musicals

Rhythm & Rhyme Productions, a division of Rhythms Performing Arts, produces 5 musicals each school year, plus more over the summer.  We divide our musicals into 3 age groups: Our mini musicals are for ages 4-grade 5, our intermediate musicals are for grades 5-10, and our high school musicals are grades 8-12. 

Our Spring Productions

Upcoming Production Info

Lion King tickets available in June!





Disney's The Lion King has captivated the imagination of audiences around the world!  Come join us as we bring the African savannah to life with Simba, Rafiki and an unforgettable cast of characters as they journey from Pride Rock to the jungle... and back again, in this inspiring, coming-of-age tale. 

Based on the award-winning Broadway musical and the smash hit motion picture, Legally Blonde The Musical is a fabulously fun journey of self-empowerment and expanding horizons. The show's instantly recognizable songs are filled with humor, wit and sass – leaving cast members and audiences alike seeing pink!


For Students Entering Grades 7-12 in Fall 2019


Optional “Get to know you” Workshop: Friday, May 31st, 4:15-5:30pm


Auditions: Wednesday, June 5th, last name A-K - 3:30-5:00, last name K-Z - 5:00-6:30


Callbacks: Saturday, June 8th,  2:00-6:00pm (you will only need to come for a 30 minute time slot for callbacks)


Rehearsal Schedule (at Rhythms):

Regular Rehearsals:  July 15 - July 26th, 1-7pm

Tech Week (at Novato Theater Company):  July 29th - August 2nd, 1-7pm

Extra Rehearsals:

Saturday, July 13th: 1-4 (Elle, Warner, Callahan, Paulette.  Exact times TBD)

Sunday, July 14th: 1-4 (Elle, Warner, Callahan, Paulette.  Exact times TBD)

Sunday, July 28th: 1:00-7:00pm (All)


All rehearsals will be held at Rhythms Performing Arts (1114 First Street, Novato) until July 29th when we will move to Novato Theater Company Theater 5420 Nave Drive for tech week.  Tech week rehearsals are MANDATORY - there can be no conflicts with these rehearsal dates.  


Performances:  August 2nd - August 4th at Novato Theater Company


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Grades 5-10



The enchanting modern classic from Disney is ready for your Broadway Junior stars! Frozen JR. is based on the 2018 Broadway musical, and brings Elsa, Anna, and the magical land of Arendelle to life, onstage. The show features all of the memorable songs from the animated film, with music and lyrics by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, plus five new songs written for the Broadway production.



A story of true love and acceptance between sisters, Frozen JR. expands upon the emotional relationship and journey between Princesses Anna and Elsa. When faced with danger, the two discover their hidden potential and the powerful bond of sisterhood. With a cast of beloved characters and loaded with magic, adventure, and plenty of humor, Frozen JR. is sure to thaw even the coldest heart!



For Students in Grades 5-10 









Grades 9-12 (8th graders with special permission)


ABBA's hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman's search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter's quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother's past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago.


The story-telling magic of ABBA's timeless songs propels this enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship, creating an unforgettable show. A large cast, non-stop laughs and explosive dance numbers combine to make Mamma Mia! a guaranteed smash hit for any theatre. A mother. A daughter. Three possible dads. And a trip down the aisle you'll never forget!


More Info Coming soon.


Performances in April.


Ages 4-Grade 5

 Registration for The GRANNY AWARDS will be open soon!



Tonight's the night we've all been waiting for!  Granny, who has retired from show business, will be honoring all of our favorite fairy tale characters!  Who will win Best Female Vocalist? Best Male Vocalist?  Best Dramatic Scene?  Best Choreography?  Best Rap?  And the most coveted Best Villain Award?  Tune in to see and hear your favorite performers!  And don't forget to keep an eye on that nasty Big Bad Wolf, as he tries to steal the treasured  Granny Award during the show!  Cast includes Granny, the Seven Helpers, Snow White, Jack (of "Jack & The Beanstalk"), Cinderella and her Prince, Jack & Jill, the Three Pigs, the Fairy Godmother, and more.


This show is for kids age 4-Grade 5.


More info coming soon!


This fall/winter!



See some of our past highlights videos!