Mystical "Aladdin" Musical Opens
MCCC's Kelsey Kids Series Sept. 26
for a magical carpet ride. "Aladdin" is about to
tickle your funny bone at Mercer County Community College's Kelsey
Theatre. This season opener for the Kelsey Kids Series is presented
by Kaleidoscope Theatre on Saturday, Sept. 26 at 2 and 4 p.m. Kelsey
Theatre is conveniently located on Mercer's West
Windsor campus at 1200 Old Trenton Road.
this musical tale of mischief and merriment, the scrappy Aladdin
gets caught up in royal intrigue with a silly sultan, his evil advisor
Mephustas, the beautiful Princess Jasmine, and a powerful genie.
Mephustas is on a quest for a magical lamp that will enable him
to seize control of the kingdom. Children and families will relish
the journey that takes Aladdin and his companions through the mystical
marketplace of Bazrad, exotic caves of jewels and more. A happy
ending is guaranteed!
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 Achievement Award.
Johnson as Jasmine and Joe Catanzaro as Aladdin
center, and other cast members
are $8 for children and senior citizens, and $10 for adults. Free parking
is available next to the theater. Tickets may be purchased online
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.
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