Lincolnshire, IL – Experience one prince’s journey to save his beautiful princess with Marc Robin’s musical adaptation of the classic Brothers Grimm fairy tale, SLEEPING BEAUTY, brought to life for children of all ages at The Marriott Theatre for Young Audiences, 10 Marriott Drive in Lincolnshire, from November 10 through December 30, 2017, with a press opening on Saturday, November 18 at 10:00 a.m. Filled with unconventional personalities, broken rules, and quests aplenty, this colorful, musical fairy tale will be directed and Scott Weinstein (Marriott Theatre: Cinderella… After the Ball, The Princess & the Pea; Griffin Theatre: Ragtime, Bat Boy; Drury Lane: Rock of Ages).
In a kingdom far away, the vengeful sorceress Magenta has placed a wicked curse on the beautiful Princess Amber and only a true love’s kiss can unlock the spell and wake her before it is too late. Prince Hunter must battle dragons, scale mountains, and sail the dark sea to save Princess Amber. Will his journey allow him to make it in time to prove his love to his Sleeping Beauty? This captivating fairy tale creates excitement and thrill for its audience as they root for Prince Hunter and the fate of the beautiful princess!
Starring in SLEEPING BEAUTY will be a cast of Chicagoland all-stars, including Elizabeth Telford as Princess Amber, Garrett Lutz as Prince Hunter, Meghan Murphy as Magenta, Steven Strafford as King Lapis, Sharriese Hamilton as Marigold, Cassie Slater as Periwinkle, Danni Smith as Ruby and William Carlos Angulo as Topaz.
Andy Hite is the Lead Artistic Director for this production, with Musical Direction by Ryan T. Nelson, Set and Property Design by Lauren Nigri, Lighting Design by Nick Belley, and Sound Design by Robert Gilmartin.
SLEEPING BEAUTY runs on most Wednesdays through Sundays at 10 a.m. with certain performances at 12:30 p.m. Visit MarriottTheatre.com or call 847.634.0200 for exact schedule, as show times and dates may vary. Single ticket prices are $17.23 per person. Groups of 20 or more receive a discount by calling 847.634.5909. Free parking is available at all shows. To reserve tickets, call the Marriott Theatre Box Office at 847.634.0200 or visit www.MarriottTheatre.com.