Cinderella February 27, 7:30 pm; February 28, 2:30 pm; March 1, 2:30 pm
Davis Theatre for the Performing Arts
251 Montgomery Street
Montgomery, AL 36104
Montgomery, AL…Back by popular demand, the Alabama Dance Theatre will present the full-length timeless fairytale classic “Cinderella” on Friday, February 27, Saturday, February 28, and Sunday, March 1 at the Davis Theatre for the Performing Arts. Experience the magic of the royal ball, a beautiful princess, a pumpkin carriage, an enchanted Fairy Godmother, and one lost slipper. This beloved tale of “rags to riches” is perfect for the entire family.
Choreographed by ADT’s own award winning Choreographer, Sara Sanford, “Cinderella” is certain to delight all ages with its beauty, romance, and comedy. See the magic of true love come to life on stage with Prokofiev’s superb score. This masterpiece production will feature new lavish sets and stunning costumes.
The story unfolds with Cinderella oppressed by her wicked Stepmother and outrageous Stepsisters. Cinderella never complains and suffers in silence. One day a great ball for the Prince is announced and all the young ladies of the kingdom are invited. The Stepmother and Stepsisters try to prevent Cinderella from going to the ball but with a lot of help from her Fairy Godmother she appears magically at the ball. The Prince sees her and falls in love. Cinderella must leave before midnight or her glittering gown will turn to rags. In her hurry to flee the ball she leaves behind a sparkling glass slipper. The prince travels to the far ends of the earth in a desperate search for the mysterious princess. Witness the beauty of this timeless fairy tale as Cinderella and her Prince find their “happy ever after.”
ADT’s annual “Spring Concert” featuring “Cinderella” is sponsored by season Sponsor Jim Wilson & Associates, Season Education Sponsor Wind Creek Hospitality, along with performance sponsors Loree and Owen Aronov, Regions, Education Sponsor Pickwick Antiques, media sponsors Montgomery Advertiser and Cumulus, along with the City of Montgomery, the Montgomery County Commission, Alabama State Council on the Arts, and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Performances are Friday, Febrary 27th at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, February 28th at 2:30 p.m., and Sunday, March 1st at 2:30 p.m. at the Davis Theatre for the Performing Arts. Tickets go on sale Monday, February 9th and range in price from $15 to $30. All tickets are discounted. Tickets are $15.00 for children 12 and under. Reserved and general admission tickets are available by visiting www.alabamadancetheatre.com. For more information call 334-241-2800.
After the matinee performances on Saturday, Feb. 28 and Sunday, March 1, children are invited onstage to Cinderella’s Ball to meet Cinderella and other characters at an additional charge of $10 per child (costumes welcome).