Pantochino Debuts New Holiday Musical Teen Santa!
Teen Santa! is a new work featuring writing and lyrics by award-winning playwright Bert Bernardi as well as a musical score by Justin Rugg. The musical chronicles the life of Chris, a 17-year-old boy with superpowers of faith, hope and charity which turn him into a teenage Santa Claus.
The musical features a professional company of actors and the talents of Connecticut's up-and-coming teen band, Nothing2Simple. The pop/rock band features Nathaniel Schull (keyboards), Matt Velardi (guitar) and Marc Prescott (percussion). Bernardi directs the show, while Rugg serves as musical director.