By GREG BANKS
Based on the story by CARLO COLLODI
Directed by MATTHEW DECKER
On the Arcadia Stage April 10 - June 23, 2013EXTENDED BY POPULAR DEMAND!
Meet Pinocchio, a wicked wooden boy who trades his schoolbooks for candy and plays hooky at the amusement park. When his father Gepetto is swallowed by a giant whale, Pinocchio has the chance to truly be brave for the first time. Five storytellers bring this tale to life with great physicality and help from your imagination.
Best enjoyed by families with children 5 and older.
Target 2 for 1 Family Series – This ticket discount program provides families the opportunity to enjoy Arden Children's Theatre with half-priced children's and adult tickets during specially designated performances. Some restrictions apply. Details»
Photos by Mark Garvin
"Arden Children's Theatre's dynamic Pinocchio, directed by Matthew Decker, reveals what makes all great children's stories special: the power of imagination. ” –Talkin’ Broadway [Read More]
"The Arden is the theatrical gem of our region for families.” –Out with the Kids [Read More]
"The play is interactive, funny and a great modern adaptation of the original story.” –Hipster Henry [Read More]
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David Raphaely & Matthew Decker were interviewed by Phillip Silverstone on "Time Out With Phillip Silverstone” –WWDB TALK 860 Philadelphia [Read More]
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1 hr 35 mins, including a 15 min intermission
Groups of 20+
Buy both children's plays together for $10 each
Doug Hara (Cricket, Punch, Innkeeper, Fairy, Old Man)
Maggie Lakis (Judy, Cat, Lampwick)
Anthony Lawton (Gepetto, Ticketseller, Donkey)
David Raphaely (Pinocchio)
Brian Anthony Wilson (Policeman, Showman, Fox, Coachman)
TOM GLEESON Costume Designer
LAUREN PERIGARD Lighting Designer
JAMES LEITNER Sound Designer
DANIEL PERELSTEIN Stage Manager