Wednesday, April 8, 2009

Old Creamery Offers Theatre for Kids

Old Creamery - Just in time for spring, The Old Creamery Theatre Company’s Theatre for Young Audiences, will bring The Tale of Peter Rabbit to its Main Stage in Amana, Saturday, April 11 at 1 p.m. Join Peter as he tries to escape from Mr. McGregor in this classic tale, turned musical.

The Tale of Peter Rabbit, book by Gene Mackey, is based on the story by Beatrix Potter, with music and lyrics by Rita Lovett. Directed by Sean McCall, the cast includes: Deborah Kennedy of East Amana as Mother Rabbit; Nancy Mayfield of Iowa City as Flopsy; Jackie McCall of Marengo as Mopsy; Cassi Schiano of Iowa City as Cottontail; Nicholas Hodge of Marion as Peter; and Sean McCall of Marengo as Mr. McGregor. Show dates are Saturday, April 11, 18, 25 and May 2 at 1 p.m. Cost is $7 per person.

Other upcoming children’s events on the Main Stage are: The Riddle of Rumpelstiltskin, Sept. 26, Oct. 3 and 10; Spooky Tales, Oct. 24 and 31; A Partridge in a Pear Tree, December 5, 12 and 19 at 11 a.m.

For more information go here or to reserve tickets, call the box office at 1-800-35AMANA.

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