The Parkway Playhouse Jr. will perform their production of Aladdin Friday and Saturday July 20 and 21 at 7pm. This performance is a part of the theatre’s nationally recognized Parkway Playhouse Jr. program and tickets are available at the door and range from $5 to $10. The production features a large cast of young performers from Avery, Mitchell, Madison, and Yancey Counties ranging in age from 4 to teens who have been rehearsing, building sets, learning about lighting, sound, and costumes. The production is being directed and choreographed by Mary Katherine Smith-Gall and is adapted from the classic Disney animated film and features the award-winning music of Alan Menkin, Howard Ashman, and Tim Rice. For more information call 682-4285.