See Disney's 'My Son Pinocchio Jr.'
Windsor Locks - posted Jan, 20 2014
WINDSOR LOCKS - In Disney’s, "My Son Pinocchio Jr.," the classic tale of toymaker Geppetto’s little wooden puppet is given new life. This new musical, which retells the classic Disney story from Geppetto’s perspective, features the beloved classic songs “When You Wish Upon a Star” and “I’ve Got No Strings,” alongside a host of new songs by Oscar- and Grammy Award-winner and master melodist Stephen Schwartz, tackling timely issues about what it means to be the perfect child and what it means to be a real father. Join the Blue Fairy (Miranda Julian), Stromboli (Owen Cannon) and a lively cast of characters as Geppetto (Wyatt Cannon) journeys beyond the toy shop to discover the meaning of family. Disney’s "My Son Pinocchio Jr.," is a magical mix of heartwarming fairy tale and action-packed adventure. Audiences of all ages will love following Pinocchio's (Connor Orszak) journey from an awkward wooden puppet to a real live boy and will be charmed by Geppetto's transformation from demanding creator to real live father. The musical will be presented on Feb. 7 and 8 at the Windsor Locks Middle School Auditorium at 7 p.m. The cost of the tickets are $7; families of between three and six members are $20. Tickets will be available at the door or at the middle school office 860-292-5012.