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CHESTER and MIDLOTHIAN, Va. – The curtain is about to rise on The Lynn Theatre’s production of The Phantom Tollbooth. In this family-friendly show, the perpetually bored Milo is transported to the Land of Wisdom and is thrust into adventure rescuing the Princesses Rhyme and Reason and bringing peace between two divided kings. Knee-deep in danger, language and math along the way, Milo learns everything has a purpose. 

Directed by August Hundley with music direction by Cassie Cipolla and choreography by Lisa Perkinson, The Phantom Tollbooth is a musical suited for audiences ages five and up. Performances will take place at The Lynn Theatre, located at Brightpoint’s Midlothian Campus (800 Charter Colony Parkway) in Trailblazer Hall on:

  • March 22 at 7:00 p.m. 
  • March 23 at 7:00 p.m.
  • March 24 at 2:00 p.m.
  • March 28 at 7:00 p.m.
  • March 29 at 7:00 p.m.
  • March 30 at 2:00 p.m.
  • March 30 at 7:00 p.m.

Tickets are $10 for general admission and are free for Brightpoint students with their student ID. Tickets may be purchased online at On performance dates, tickets may be purchased online up until one hour before show time or at the box office, which opens one hour before the start of the performance. Doors open 30 minutes before show time. 

For directions to the college’s Midlothian Campus, visit Questions about the performance, The Lynn Theatre, or theatre programs at the college may be directed to

The Phantom Tollbooth is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). The production is licensed by Music Theatre International, and all authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI (

Brightpoint Community College, one of the largest institutions in the Virginia Community College System, envisions a success story for every student. Brightpoint offers students a high-quality, high-value education, with more than 80 majors that provide pathways to careers in in-demand fields; transfer opportunities to four-year colleges and universities; and industry credentials and licensures. The college, with campuses in Chester and Midlothian, online classes, and off-campus classrooms, served more than 11,700 students during the 2022-23 academic year. It also assisted more than 4,000 learners through Community College Workforce Alliance, the shared workforce division of Brightpoint and Reynolds community colleges.