Theatre Production “
in Concert” Takes a Musical Trip to Wonderland
April, Children’s Theatre of Charlotte will take a tuneful trip to Wonderland
in Concert” (Apr. 17 - May 3). This charming, imaginative musical
retells the adventures of Lewis Carroll’s child heroine from the classics “
’s Adventures in Wonderland” and “Through the Looking Glass.”
in Concert”, Tony-nominated playwright and composer Elizabeth
down the rabbit hole and into the topsy-turvy world of Wonderland. There
encounters some of the most memorable creations in children’s literature,
including the perpetually-in-a-hurry White Rabbit, the tea-loving Mad Hatter and
the mysterious Cheshire Cat. With catchy songs ranging from country-western to
calypso and witty lyrics, these quirky creatures teach Alice and the audience
numerous lessons in the oddest of ways.
Carroll’s beloved characters are brought to life by a talented ensemble of
professional actors, including Ashley Bradley as
in her Children’s Theatre debut. Artistic Director Alan Poindexter directs
the ten-person cast, which also includes Caroline Bower, Nicia Carla, Jon Parker
Douglas, Steven Ivey, Robbie Jaeger, Ericka Ross, Mark Sutton, Amy Van Looy and
Barbi Van Schaick.
times and dates are:
7:30 pm *Fab Friday* (1/2 priced show) SOLD OUT
1:00 pm *Signed*
will be held in the McColl Family Theatre at ImaginOn,
300 East 7th Street
. Front Orchestra tickets are $24.00; General Admission tickets are
$18.00. For tickets to the productions, call the Children’s Theatre Box Office
at 704-973-2828 (10 am-5 pm, Mon.-Fri.) or visit our website: www.ctcharlotte.org.
For ages 6 and
up; Grades 1 and up.
Theatre of Charlotte is supported, in part, with an Operating Grant from the
Arts & Science Council, Charlotte-Mecklenburg, Inc., ArtsTeach, and the
North Carolina Arts Council, an agency of the Department of Cultural Resources,
and the National Endowment for the Arts, which believes that a great nation
deserves great art.
Time Warner Cable: the 2008-09 Media Sponsor of Children's Theatre of Charlotte
Airways: the 2008-09 Official Airline of Children’s Theatre of Charlotte