Professional Children’s Theatre at Silver Center

June 11th, 2011 by Adam

PLYMOUTH, N.H. — The Silver Center for the Arts at Plymouth State University hosts professional actors from the Papermill Theatre in Lincoln throughout the summer, to present their repertoire of children’s stories adapted for the stage.

Performances are 2 p.m. each Thursday. All seats (including babes in arms) are $5 and shows usually sell out.

The production for June 30 will be The Frog Prince —In a quest to find her true love, a princess befriends a frog. A kiss from the princess transforms the frog into her true prince.

Other shows this summer will be:

July 7 Cinderella

July 14 The Ugly Duckling

July 21 The Princess and the Pea

July 28 The Arabian Nights

August 4 Beauty and the Beast

August 11 The Pied Piper

August 18 The Secret Garden

The North Country Center for the Arts Children’s Theatre has been delighting audiences for more than 20 years, with original adaptations of fairytales and folktales produced and created for children of all ages.

Shows are approximately 40 minutes in length and appeal to adults and children three years of age and older. Cast members greet the audience in the Silver Center lobby after each show.

Call (603) 535-ARTS (2787) or (800) 779-3869 for tickets, or shop online at http://silver.plymouth.edu. Convenience fees apply to online orders.

Summer box office hours are Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

General information about events at PSU is available at ThisWeek@PSU, http://thisweek.blogs.plymouth.edu.

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