Auburn Area Community Theatre is thrilled to present its first youth show in the 2019-2020 season, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Jr., presented through Musical Theater International.

Bring your family and join 41 actors, ages 5-12, for this high-flying musical adventure of Caractacus Potts and his children, Jeremy and Jemima, as they restore an old car that has magical abilities. They join forces with Truly Scrumptious and Grandpa Potts to escape the evil Baron Bomburst’s schemes as he tries to take the car for himself.

Performances will take place at the Jan Dempsey Community Arts Center on 222 E Drake Ave., Auburn, Alabama on October 3rd-5th, 7th, and 10th & 11th at 6:30 p.m. with matinees on October 5th and 12th at 4 p.m. Runtime is approximately 60 minutes.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for students and seniors. Monday October 7th is Family Night and all tickets are $8. Call 334-246-1084 or visit for ticket purchases and more information. Email for group rate information.

The rest of AACT’s season includes the shows The Little Prince, High School Musical Jr., and Vanya, Sonia, Masha and Spike. Auditions for all shows throughout the year are open to the public, for community members with or without experience, and details can be found on the website, or on Facebook at

Auburn Area Community Theatre is a non-profit organization that exists to serve the Auburn/Opelika Community. Its purpose is to provide an opportunity for education and participation in the world of theatre and present a quality, entertaining, and thought-provoking theatre experience. AACT is actively soliciting new members who have an interest in helping the growth of community theatre. AACT members and the community-at-large are encouraged to participate. For more information please visit


  • Starting Thursday, October 3rd, 2019, repeated every week on Monday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until Friday, October 11, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
  • Starting Saturday, October 5th, 2019, repeated every week on Saturday until Saturday, October 12, 2019 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm


Jan Dempsey Community Arts Center

222 East Drake Avenue
Auburn, AL 36830


Melanie Brown

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