"A Little Princess:" Caroline Adkins, Lily Whitaker , a photo by trudeau on Flickr.
The Academy of Children’s Theatre will present its production of A Little Princess Nov 11-12 and 18-19, at 7 p.m.
and Nov 13 and 20, at 2 p.m. at the East Bank Theatre, says Cynthia Whitaker.
Based on the classic children’s book by Frances Hodgson Burnett,
A Little Princess is a Victorian fairy tale telling the story of Sarah Crewe, who is placed In Miss Minchin’s Seminary.
The production is written and directed by Cynthia Hawkins Whitaker with sets by Eugen Crook and Heather Hooper and costumes by Peggy San Pedro.
It features 30 of the area’s top young actresses and stars Bryan Wooley, Courtney Van Eaton, Lily Whitaker, Christian Dantes, and introduces Caroline Adkins as Sarah Crewe.
Reservations: 741-8310. All tickets include a character meet and greet and autograph signing after the show.