College hosting ‘A Cinderella Tale'

| 29 Sep 2011 | 02:37

Wayne - Want to see a fairy tale come to life right before your eyes? William Paterson University’s Vistas Series Family Scene presents “Happily Ever After—A Cinderella Tale,” a show based on the beloved children’s classic. The show will be performed live, on stage Saturday, March 7 at 2 p.m. in the Shea Center for Performing Arts. Free pre-show activities start at 1:15 p.m. for all ticket holders. The show is presented by The Pushcart Players, an award-winning professional theatre and arts-in-education company, and is part of NJ Theatre Alliance presents Family Week at the theatre. The performance, a fully staged, costumed, and orchestrated production, takes the audience on a magical journey where inner beauty, courage, and kindness triumph over greed, arrogance, and bully behavior. Filled with enchantment, this enduring story and beautiful music are the essence of a delightful family afternoon. A question and answer discussion and autograph session with the cast will follow the show. The performance is appropriate for kindergarten through sixth grade students. Pushcart Players is currently celebrating its 35th season of stirring up serious fun, not only throughout most of the U.S., but also in the former Soviet Union and the Czech Republic. The group has also performed in two guest appearances at the White House. The dynamic company is the recipient of an Emmy nomination for two prime time specials on WCBS-TV, and numerous awards for excellence and innovation in the development of theatre for young audiences. If you go Saturday, March 7, 2 p.m. Happily Ever After - A Cinderella Tale William Paterson University Shea Center for the Performing Arts, Wayne, N.J. Admission-$9 adults; children under 18 free Call 973-720-2371 to buy tickets