July 11th, 2014 2:22 PM by Karyn Smith
Lowndes Shakespeare Center812 East Rollins StreetOrlando, FL 32803
10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 19, 201410:30 a.m. Friday, June 20, 2014
Every Sunday at 2:00 p.m.until Sunday, July 27, 2014 Every Sunday at 4:30 p.m.until Sunday, July 27, 2014 Every Tuesday at 10:30 a.m.until Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m.until Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Every Wednesday at 2:00 p.m.until Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Every Thursday at 10:30 a.m.until Thursday, July 24, 2014 Every Friday at 10:30 a.m.until Friday, July 25, 2014 Every Saturday at 2:00 p.m.until Saturday, July 26, 2014 Every Saturday at 4:30 p.m.until Saturday, July 26, 2014
$9.00 – $15.00
Kids | Family, Performing Arts, Theater
Orlando Shakespeare Theater in Partnership with UCF is proud to present a hilarious retelling of the classic fairy tale Rapunzel from June 19 - July 27, 2014. Based on the story by The Brothers Grimm, Orlando Shakes actor/playwright Brandon Roberts returns with another family-friendly adaptation after past summer hits Sleeping Beauty (2013) and Cinderella (2012). Complete with a brave princess, a clueless king, and a magical plunger, audiences of all ages will enjoy this silly production, presented in the intimate Goldman Theater.
Single tickets to Rapunzel ($9 - $15) go on sale April 22, 2014, and can be purchased by calling (407) 447-1700, online at www.orlandoshakes.org, or in person at the John and Rita Lowndes Shakespeare Center, 812 E. Rollins St.
An evil enchantress forces a young couple to give up their beloved baby girl forever. The witch shuts her away in a lonely tower, but as Rapunzel grows -- so does her long golden hair! Will brave Rapunzel ever escape the clutches of her evil captor? Find out in this playful adaptation with an Orlando Shakes twist!
“Brandon Roberts has created another fresh take on a classic story for us this summer,” said Artistic Director Jim Helsinger. “Audiences both young and old will find themselves laughing out loud at this fun new spin onRapunzel!”
Single tickets to Rapunzel go on sale April 22, 2014. Single tickets to all other productions in Orlando Shakespeare Theater’s 26th Season go on sale June 10, 2014, but season subscriptions can be purchased now by calling (407) 447-1700 or in person at the Box Office.