AECT presents Rumpelstiltskin/Twelve Dancing Princesses
All-of-us Express Children’s Theatre is pleased to present two fantastic shows back-to-back…Rumpelstiltskin and Twelve Dancing Princesses. These beloved children’s tales come to life on stage with more than 50 youth from the mid-Michigan area.
First up is Rumpelstiltskin. A witch tells Rumpelstiltskin that in order to become the most powerful force in the kingdom, he must possess a child of royal birth. He cooks up a scheme to get the kingdom to believe the miller’s daughter can weave straw into gold which will help their impoverished kingdom….you know the rest of the story. After a brief intermission, the show resumes with Twelve Dancing Princesses. This fun story involves a king, twelve dancing princesses, ten princes, a young soldier and an evil prime minister who is plotting to take over the kingdom.
Show dates/times are February 8 and 15 at 7 p.m.; February 9 and 16 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.; and February 10 and 17 at 3 p.m. All shows will take place at the East Lansing Hannah Community Center, 819 Abbot Road. Tickets are $10 for adults and $7 for youth. To purchase tickets in advance, call (517) 333-2580, ext. 0 or stop in and see us.
All-of-us Express Children’s Theatre (AECT) offers young people of all backgrounds, cultures and lifestyles the opportunity to produce professional quality plays, study many aspects of the dramatic arts and develop valuable life skills while providing outstanding entertainment to the community. AECT brings four major productions to the Greater Lansing community each year with the help of hundreds of youth from throughout the region.