"Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters": A Zimbabwean Cinderella Story
Sunday, April 29 at 3 pm, MainStage
When a great African king desires a wife, only the most perfect maidens in the land are invited to meet him. Combining authentic African drumming, powerful and majestic choreography, and thrilling original music, the splendor of Zimbabwe and energy of the African land bursts on stage in this Caldecott Award-winning Cinderella tale from Dallas Children’s Theater. This production will be most enjoyed by ages six through adult, or first through fifth grade.
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Tickets are $22 adults, $15 children
This performance is sponsored by Bond Auto Parts and Mansfield Heliflight, with media support from findandgoseek.net and STAR 92.9. This season's performances are sponsored by Comcast.
Dance, music, and theater programming, including commissions and residencies, are supported by the Flynn General Endowment, raised over the past five years. The General Endowment received challenge grants from the Ford Foundation New Directions/New Donors program and the Argosy Foundation and was matched by generous support from the community. Flynn Center performances are funded in part by the Arts Endowment Fund of the Vermont Community Foundation; also funded in part by Andrea’s Legacy Fund, used to protect and maintain the Flynn’s performing arts and education programs.
This performance will be audio-described.
This Caldecott Award-winning Cinderella tale is performed by Dallas Children’s Theater, a favorite of the Flynn.
Recommended for ages six through adult.
Tickets start at $15.
“True beauty is revealed in this Zimbabwe Cinderella story.”
Dallas Morning News