WESTPORT, Conn. -- The Westport Country Playhouse is set to present "Sleeping Beauty Dreams" on Sunday, Feb. 9.
The performance, which runs at 1 and 4 p.m., is part of the 2013-14 Family Festivities Series. The show is recommended for ages 5 and up. Pre-show activities begin one hour before each performance at noon and 3 p.m.
"'Sleeping Beauty Dreams,' a new work from the renowned Marionetas de la Esquina, reimagines the famous princess as an overprotected daughter looking for a way to break free of her castle walls in order to search for true love…and her true self," a press release said. "A contemporary take on this classic tale, Marionetas de la Esquina's humorous storytelling and whimsical puppetry awake this sleeping princess as never before."
In conjunction with the Family Festivities Series, the Playhouse will host a book collection of gently used and new children’s books for Read to Grow, Inc. Family Festivities Partners are Meredith and David Bukzin, Galia Gichon and Adam Clemens, and Darlene Krenz. Family Festivities Corporate Sponsor is Pitney Bowes.
Tickets for the show are $20. For more information or tickets, call the box office at 203-227-4177, or toll-free at 1-888-927-7529, or visit the Westport Country Playhouse website.