MCCC's Kelsey Theatre Serves "Stone Soup" March 8

2/11/08


Lessons in sharing and cooperation are on the menu at MCCC's Kelsey Theatre when the award-winning theater company, Theatre IV, presents "Stone Soup" Saturday, March 8 at 2 and 4 p.m. Kelsey Theatre is located on the college's West Windsor Campus, 1200 Old Trenton Road.

In this insightful new musical for young audiences about the importance of community and teamwork, a hungry sailor seeks sustenance from a group of stingy villagers. Initially rebuffing the sailor, the villagers become intrigued by the sailor's claim that he can make soup from a stone. With each villager making just a small contribution, they soon gather enough ingredients for a hearty soup to feed them all. The show is geared for children from kindergarten through fifth grade.

Soup from a stone?
It's possible when people work together

The award-winning Theatre IV is a nonprofit, professional theatre company for young audiences that has toured since 1975 from Wisconsin to Florida and Texas to Maine, while also presenting lavish productions in its home city of Richmond, VA. During 2006-2007, the company performed live before nearly two million children, teens, parents and teachers in 33 states.

Tickets for Stone Soup 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. Free parking is available next to the theatre. 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. To request a Kelsey season brochure by mail, email your request here. For more on events at Kelsey Theatre visit:

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