Photo Coverage: GLEE's Lindsay Pearce Opens A SNOW WHITE CHRISTMAS Panto in LA
Parenting magazine presented a Lythgoe Family Production of the holiday Panto "A Snow White Christmas," running November 30-December 18 at the El Portal Theatre. Last night, November 30 makred the opening night gala benefiting LA's BEST.
Starring Glee's Lindsay Pearce in the title role, Star Trek: The Next Generation's Marina Sirtis as The Wicked Queen, Neil Patrick Harris in the onscreen special guest role of "The Magic Mirror," and Erich Bergen from Jersey Boys as the Prince, the production is helmed by Bonnie Lythgoe from So You Think You Can Dance AU and choreographed by So You Think You Can Dance's Spencer Liff with American Idol's Michael Orland serving as Musical Director. An updated version of the classic tale, in the style of the traditional British family Panto, "Snow White" features family-friendly magic, a comedic twist and modern music. A Panto is known for its interactive style and humor that appeals to fairytale fans of all ages.
For more information and for tickets to the run of shows, visit www.mpient.com and "like" Lythgoe Family Productions on Facebook. LA's BEST is a nationally recognized after school education, enrichment and recreation program serving more than 28,000 children with the greatest needs and fewest resources throughout the City of Los Angeles. For more information on LA's BEST, visit http://www.lasbest.org/.
Photo Credit: Everett Collection/Rex USA
Eric Bergen and Lindsay Pearce
Chris Lythgoe and Nigel Lythgoe