Windsor, N.J. -- Follow the adventures of "Pinocchio,"
a puppet on a mission to be a real boy. The Yardley Players
presents this heart-warming fairytale classic at Mercer County
Community College's Kelsey Theatre on Friday, Feb. 4 at 7:30
p.m., and Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 5 and 6 at 2 and 4 p.m.
Kelsey Theatre is conveniently located on the college's West
Windsor campus at 1200 Old Trenton Road. A reception with
the cast and crew follows the opening performance on Feb.
old Geppetto carves himself a son out of wood. No sooner does
he complete the job than the puppet springs to life. But Pinocchio
is not yet a real boy. First he must prove himself worthy.
After many missteps - and a nose that grows longer with each
one - Pinocchio finally learns the important lessons of honesty,
bravery and loyalty that ensure his entry into the human world.
Featured in "Pinocchio" are Stephen Szemis of West
Windsor as Pinocchio; Michael McCollum of Feasterville, Pa.,
as Geppetto; Jeffrey Milstein of East Windsor as Master Cherry;
Laura Murey of Hamilton as Blue Fairy; Kyle Ossowski of Lawrenceville
as Harlequin; Emma Rulli of Burlington as Columbine; Marina
Vrahnos of Plainsboro as Fire Eater; Caroline Scott of Skillman
as The Fox; Simon Hamilton of Princeton as The Cat; Claire
Norden of Newtown, Pa., as Candlewick; Douglas Eberhart of
Yardley, Pa., as Barker; Jim Guenther of Lawrenceville as
Coachman; and Walter Smyth of Trevose, Pa., as The Voice of
are $8 for children, students and senior citizens, and $10
for adults. Tickets may be purchased online
or by calling the Kelsey Box Office
at 609-570-3333. Kelsey Theatre is wheelchair accessible.For
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