THE 2013 TONY® AWARD-WINNING BROADWAY MUSICAL
COMES TO THE QUEEN ELIZABETH THEATRE
APRIL 11-16, 2017
RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN’S CINDERELLA, the 2013 Tony® Award-winning Broadway musical from the creators of The King & I and The Sound of Music, will play the Queen Elizabeth Theatre for a limited engagement from April 11 – 16, 2017.
Tickets are on sale Monday, January 30 at 10am through www.ticketmaster.ca or by calling 1-855-985-5000. Performances run Tuesday through Sunday evenings 7:30pm, Saturday and Sunday 2:00pm matinees. Tickets start at $30 (plus applicable service charges). Group orders of 10 or more may be placed by calling 1-800-889-8457.
With its fresh new take on the beloved tale of a young woman who is transformed from a chambermaid into a princess, this hilarious and romanticRodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA combines the story’s classic elements – glass slippers, pumpkin, and a beautiful ball along with some surprising twists. More than just a pretty face with the right shoe size, this Cinderella is a contemporary figure living in a fairytale setting. She is a spirited young woman with savvy and soul who doesn’t let her rags or her gowns trip her up in her quest for kindness, compassion and forgiveness. She longs to escape the drudgery of her work at home and instead work to make the world a better place. She not only fights for her own dreams, but forces the prince to open his eyes to the world around him and realize his dreams too.
Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA has music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, a new book by Douglas Carter Beane and original book by Oscar Hammerstein II. Originally directed by Mark Brokaw and choreographed by Josh Rhodes, the tour is directed by Gina Rattan and choreographed by Lee Wilkins. Music adaptation and arrangements are by David Chase and music supervision is by Greg Anthony Rassen. Orchestrations are by Bill Elliott and are adapted from the original Broadway orchestrations by Danny Troob.
CINDERELLA is presented by Broadway Across Canada as part of their 16/17 Broadway Season and will run in Edmonton April 18-23 at the Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium and in Calgary, April 25-30 at the Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium.
For more information please visit www.CinderellaOnBroadway.com