First National Tour of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella Soon to Launch
We all know and love the story of Cinderella, but what if we told you a fresh, new version is headed to our stage? It’s the perfect way to kick off a new Broadway season! The 2014-2015 PNC Broadway Lights season begins Nov. 4 with Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella in Belk Theater at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center.
The first national tour launches in Providence, Rhode Island, in just two days! CLICK HERE to watch a video of the cast in rehearsals!
Did you know the man behind the unbelievably beautiful costumes in Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella, six-time Tony Award winner William Ivey Long, grew up in Rock Hill, S.C.? Check out the photo below from BroadwayWorld.com of Long with Paige Faure in a dress fitting as they prepare for the tour.
This show has delighted audiences on Broadway with its surprisingly contemporary take on the classic tale, and we can’t wait for you to see it here in Charlotte when it is here for one week only!
The lush production features an incredible orchestra, jaw-dropping transformations and all the moments you love — the pumpkin, the glass slipper, the masked ball and more — plus some surprising new twists! Be transported back to your childhood as you rediscover some of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s most beloved songs, including “In My Own Little Corner,” “Impossible/It’s Possible” and “Ten Minutes Ago” in this hilarious and romantic Broadway experience for anyone who’s ever had a dream.
Tickets are going fast, so hurry and CLICK HERE to snag yours!