Atlantic Theater Company presents the next production in the Atlantic for Kids series, Grimm's Tales. Atlantic for Kids has welcomed over 2,200 NYC public school children to Atlantic Theater Company to see quality theater for children performed by Atlantic Acting School Alumni.
The show features Atlantic Acting School Alums Geoff Berman, Preston Dane, Kate Finney, Mae Gibson, Sara Montgomery, Elizabeth Neptune, Heather Oakley and Matt Wall comprise the cast. Alum Bridgette Dunlap directs.
With both modern twists and returns to the classic Grimm Brothers stories, Grimm's Tales is an enchanting re-envisioning of the timeless stories of "Hansel & Gretel," "The Frog King," "Ashputtle," and "The Mouse, The Bird and The Sausage." A princess fails to honor her agreement with a ball fetching frog and is tried in a fantastical court. Ashputtle escapes her cinders for the palace while her ravishing but brutal sisters face their fate. A mouse, a bird and a sausage set up housekeeping.