It's time to
tickle your funny bone and let your imagination soar at Mercer County
Community College's Kelsey Theatre. Theatreworks/USA presents "If
You Give a Pig a Pancake and Other Story Books," a musical
collage based on popular children's literature, on Saturday, February
14 at 2 and 4 p.m. Kelsey Theatre is located on the college's West
Windsor campus, 1200 Old Trenton Road.
A multi-talented cast presents seven stories that will delight young
audiences with a blend of wisdom, humor and joy. The show's title
story, "If You Give a Pig a Pancake," is a hilarious lesson
in cause-and-effect. "Diary of a Worm" enables youngsters
to view the world from a new vantage point. "Horace and Morris
But Mostly Dolores" describes a test of true friendship. "How
I Became a Pirate" affirms both the excitement of adventure
and the satisfactions of home. Other playful tales include "Fluffy
the Classroom Guinea Pig," "Lily's Big Day," and
"The Paper Bag Princess." The 60-minute musical is recommended
for ages 4 and up.
Based in New York City, Theatreworks/USA is America's largest and
most prolific professional not-for-profit company for young and
family audiences, touring approximately 16 shows annually from a
growing repertoire of 117 plays and musicals. Every year, over four
million people in 49 states and Canada, many without other access
to the performing arts, enjoy Theatreworks productions in venues
as varied as local elementary school gymnasiums, regional fine arts
centers, and major theaters.
are $8 for children, students 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. To request a brochure by mail, email your request here.