"From The Mixed Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler"
Comes to MCCC's Kelsey Theatre Oct. 28

9/27/06


Kids are on the case when "From The Mixed Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler" comes to MCCC's Kelsey Theatre. Based on the E.L. Kronigsburg Newbery Medal-winning book, the show is presented by ArtsPower National Touring Theatre on Saturday, Oct. 28 at 2 and 4 p.m. Kelsey Theatre is conveniently located on the college's West Windsor campus at 1200 Old Trenton Road.

ArtsPower has created a delightful drama that follows Claudia Kincaid and her brother Jamie as they run away to the Metropolitan Museum of Art - and right into the middle of a major museum mystery. As they seek to discover the origins of one of the museum's prized new statues, they make a most unusual friend in the eccentric, strong-minded Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler. With her help they learn lessons of friendship, self-discovery and responsibility. The show was adapted and directed by ArtsPower artistic director Greg Gunning.

Claudia and Jamie are on the case at the
Metropolitan Museum of Art in
"From The Mixed Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler,"
coming to MCCC's Kelsey Theatre.

Founded in 1985 by Mark and Gary Blackman, ArtsPower has grown into one of America's premiere producers of professional Equity theatre for young and family audiences, the second largest such company in the nation. Its 16 professional touring productions have been seen by more than five million people in 40 states and in some of the nation's top cultural centers, including the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC, and Lincoln Center in New York.

Tickets are $8 for children and seniors, and $10 for adults. Free parking is available next to the theatre. 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, visit the Kelsey webpage or call the box office for a brochure.
For more on events at Kelsey see:

Kelsey Webpage
Ticket Information
Audition Information
Kelsey Kids Playshops

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