"The Adventures of Pippi Longstocking" opens Friday, May 1 for both SchoolFest and public performances
Playhouse in the Park presents "The Adventures of Pippi Longstocking" May 1-May 17 at the Playhouse, 4851 Museum Drive in Langan Park.
SchoolFest performances are Friday, May 1, 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. The production is aimed at children in grades K-6 but is appropriate for any audience. To make reservations for the school performances, call Pam Mollise at 251-422-0079.
Public shows run May 1-May 17 on Fridays at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2:30 p.m. Call 602-0630 to make a reservation.
About the play: Pippi is a playful, unpredictable 9-year-old who does NOT want to grow up. She is the daughter of a buccaneer captain and has many adventurous stories to tell. Her best friends are her horse and her monkey, Mr. Nilson, and the two neighbor children, Tommy and Annika. For more information, see www.playhouseinthepark.org.