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Sleeping Beauty Play

April 27, 2019 - May 6, 2019

Taft Theatre

$10 – $30
Sleeping Beauty Cincinnati
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Photo provided by illustrator Nate Xopher.

The World Premiere of the Sleeping Beauty Cincinnati play is coming to the Taft Theatre!


From April 27-May 6, 2019, The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati is proud to present Sleeping Beauty as a part of their 2018 Season. With a clever take on the classic fairy tale, this new rock musical comedy is packed with humor, heart and a powerful message!


Ticket prices range from $10 – $30 and can be purchased online, by calling 1-800-745-3000 or the Taft Theatre Box Office. The Children’s Theatre’s four Broadway-style MainStage productions will continue to be performed in the historic Taft Theatre in downtown Cincinnati, located on 5th & Sycamore Streets.
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Performance Times:
Saturday, April 27, 2 p.m.
Sunday, April 28, 2 p.m., 5 p.m.
Friday, May 3, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 4, 2 p.m.
Saturday, May 4, 5 p.m.
Sunday, May 5, 2 p.m.

There are also exclusive school performance times that are perfect for class field trips. For more information, please go online or call 513-569-8080.


About Sleeping Beauty
The impulsive but courageous Princess Aurora (who prefers to be called Rory) defies the age-old tradition of attending ‘Princess School’, and sets out on her own to discover all the Kingdom must offer. But along the way, she encounters her evil Fairy Godmother, the magnificent Magnilda, who placed a curse on Aurora when she was a child, causing her to fall into a deep sleep. This sleeping beauty will awaken only with a kiss from her true love. Once she is fully awake and ready to rock, the feisty Princess Rory begins a whirlwind quest to defeat Magnilda and restore order to the Kingdom.


The creators of Sleeping Beauty previously wrote TCT’s 2016 production of Snow White and the Dancing Dwarfs, and TCT’s 2013 holiday production of The Day Before Christmas as well as other successful shows including Burgertown, CHURCH GIRLS Umatilla USA, and A. LINCOLN: A Pioneer Tale.


Here’s the cast!
Narrator/Bishop…Brandon Bentley

Ensemble…Evan Blust
Ensemble…Cammi Caldwell
Grinhilda, Little Mermaid…Jordan Collins
Trinhilda, Cinderella…Lauren Everett
Prince Phillip …George Ivan
Ensemble…Alyssa Johnson
Prince Christopher…Sam Johnson
Prince Edward…A. James Jones
Prince Charming…Evan Koons
Prince William…Matt Krieg
Ensemble…Kevin Lausche
Ensemble…Caleb McKenzie
Prinhilda, Snow Queen…Ashley Morton      
Ensemble…Claire Northcut
Brinhilda, Snow White…Mikayla Renfrow
Queen Genevieve …Ella Rivera
Ensemble…Kara Scullin
King Charles, Prince Frederick…Spenser Smith
Drinhilda, Rapunzel…Renee Stoltzfus          
Aurora…Jenna VanWeelden
Magnilda the Magnificent…Michelle Wells


About The Children’s Theatre Cincinnati 2018-2019 Season
New subscriptions to the 2018-2019 Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati MainStage season at the Taft Theatre are now available. Subscriptions range from $43 to $103 for all four productions.  Single tickets go on sale August 29.  For information or to download an order form, visit us online.


ArtsWave ArtsPass Discount
Members receive $5 off Price Level 2 or Price Level 3 seats for each 2018-2019 MainStage at the Taft Theatre production, excluding our December holiday production. For more ticket discount information, please visit us online.

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317 E 5th Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202 United States
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