Orlando Shakespeare Theater to Present ADVENTURES OF FLAT STANLEY, 10/23-11/22
Orlando Shakespeare Theater in Partnership with UCF presents its Fall Children's Series offering, The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley, from October 23 - November 22, 2014 in the Margeson Theater. Based on the books by Jeff Brown with illustrations by Scott Nash, the production is written by Timothy A. McDonald and features music by Jonathan Waller, David Weinstein, and Stephen Gabriel, and lyrics by Timothy A. McDonald, Jonathan Waller, and David Weinstein. Single tickets to The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley ($9 - $15) are available now by calling (407) 447-1700, visiting www.orlandoshakes.org, or in person at the Lowndes Shakespeare Center (812 East Rollins Street).
Stanley Lambchop is just like everyone else, until he makes a wish to be as flat as a pancake... and his wish comes true! With his new two-dimensional form, Stanley becomes the ultimate exchange student, scouring the globe to do something the world has never seen before. Learn that heroes come in all shapes and sizes in this whirlwind musical travelogue!
"Audiences of all ages will delight in watching Jeff Brown's familiar two-dimensional hero come to vibrant life on stage," said Director of Education Anne Hering. "Guests are invited to participate even further by traveling with their very own Orlando Shakes Flat Stanley and contributing to the Theater's online photo album."
A printable Flat Stanley is available at www.orlandoshakes.org/flatstanley. To share Flat Stanley travel photos, visit Orlando Shakes on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter: @OrlandoShakes or #OrlandoShakes.
Casting for The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley to be announced at a later date. The Orlando Shakes production team includes Director/Choreographer Rob Winn Anderson, Scenic Designer Robbin Watts, Lighting Designer Jason Tollefson, Costume Designer Mel Barger, and Sound Designer Britt Sandusky.