Three Pigs" for an "Idol" Generation
Comes to MCCC's Kelsey Theatre Oct. 17
N.J. -- Watch out Simon Cowell. There's a new talent show coming
to town. Join Kaleidoscope Theatre for an original and thoroughly
modern take on "The Three Pigs" at Mercer County Community
College's Kelsey Theatre Saturday, Oct. 17 at 2 and 4 p.m. Kelsey
Theatre is located on Mercer's West
Windsor campus at 1200 Old Trenton Road.
In this topsy
turvy retelling of the popular classic, the Three Pigs dream of
auditioning for the Barnyard Idol Show. Enter a big, bad Elvis-type
Wolf who steals their audition ticket. Will they get their ticket
back in time? Can Mama Pig save them from the Wolf? Will the Pigs
make it big in show business? These questions and more will be answered
in this zany, humorous musical that's perfect entertainment for
the whole family!
Based in Rhode
Island, Kaleidoscope Theatre was founded in 1977 to create and perform
educational plays and workshops for youngsters from elementary to
high school. Adding musical fairytales to its repertoire in 1982,
the company counts comical, enriching family entertainment as a
cornerstone of its mission. Touring from Maine to Texas, Kaleidoscope
has earned numerous honors, including the Best of Rhode Island Award
from Rhode Island Monthly Magazine and the Rhode Island Theatre
Tickets are $8 for children and senior citizens, and $10 for adults.
Free parking is available next to the theater. Tickets may be purchased
or by calling the Kelsey Box Office at 609-570-3333. Kelsey Theatre
is wheelchair accessible and provides assisted listening devices
upon request. For a complete listing of adult and children's events
for the 2008-09 season, visit the Kelsey website or call the box
office for a brochure.
the Pig Family (clockwise from top): Mamma Piggy (Jillian Rivers-Keegan),
Iggy Piggy (Jeffrey Sewell), Ralph Piggy (Jenna Napolitano), and
Ziggy Piggy (Abby Spare).
Big Bad Wolf (Brendan Macera) makes
trouble for Mama Piggy (Jillian Rivers-Keegan).
more on events at Kelsey Theatre visit:
Kelsey Theatre Season
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