Storybook Musical Theatre, the Abington-based, professional children’s theater company, will present the magical tale of “Aladdin”. The musical will play at the Gratz College Theater, 7605 Old York Rd, Melrose Park, PA. from July 10 to July 21 for a summer run.
Tickets are $12 for children, $14 for adults with camp and group discounts available. For reservations and further information: 215-659-8550 orwww.storybookmusical.org
Adapted from one of the best known stories from“The Tales of the Arabian Nights” by Storybook’s Artistic Director, Patricia Goldberg, with original music by Kevin Arruda, “Aladdin” tells the story of a poor street urchin who runs afoul of an evil magician and his sidekick. But with the help of an enchanted lamp and its Genie, the boy works his way out of a jam, saving the kingdom from the clutches of the magician and capturing the heart of the Sultan’s daughter.
The cast includes Ben Behrend as Aladdin, Chirs McCullom as the Genie, Aileen Goldberg as Princess Sapphira, David Mulholland as the evil magician, Maharajah, Dorien Belle as the Sultan and Faith Sherman, as the magician’s sidekick, Yokeel.
Reservations are recommended. Children’s tickets: $12, Adults: $14 with generous camp and group discounts.
The production is appropriate for children age three and older. After each performance children have the opportunity to meet the actors for a handshake, picture or autograph.
For information, reservations or directions call: 215-659-8550 or www.storybookmusical.org.