Orlando Shakespeare Theater Presents 'The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley'

Theater invites young audiences to pack their bags for a whirlwind musical travelogue
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ORLANDO, Fla. - Aug. 12, 2014 - PRLog -- 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.


Preview Dates - October 23 & 24 at 10:15 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
Opening Date - October 25 at 2:00 p.m.
ASL Interpreted - November 15 at 2:00 p.m.

OPENING DAY CELEBRATION - Saturday, October 25 at 1:00 p.m.
Join Orlando Shakes staff for themed activities, crafts, and delicious treats! The fun begins an hour before the show and is free to all opening day ticket holders.

Join members of the cast for interactive pre-show fun for the whole family before every performance.


Tuesday/Thursday/Friday at 10:15 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. - $9
Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. - $9
Saturday and Sunday at 2:00 p.m. – $12 children; $15 adults

Group Sales:
20% off groups of 10+

The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley is presented by Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children.

Orlando Shakespeare Theater is supported by United Arts of Central Florida, host of www.power2give.org/centralflorida, and the collaborative Campaign for the Arts. Orlando Shakespeare Theater is also sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs, and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.

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