THE STINKY CHEESE MAN AND OTHER FAIRLY STUPID TALES
by JOHN GLORE
adapted from the book by JON SCIESZKA and LANE SMITH
directed and with original music composed by ELIZABETH SWADOS
Linda Gross Theater, 336 W 20th St.
Saturdays and Sundays at 10:30am
The Ugly Duckling grows up to be, not a swan, but the Really Ugly Duck. Cinderella snubs Rumplestiltskin, the Princess kisses a frog only to end up with a mouthful of slime, and Chicken Little is running around like a…well…you know. Based on the award-winning book of the same name, this witty musical reinvents the meaning of fairytale, lampooning childhood fables and wreaking havoc on the all too familiar phrases “Once upon a time…” and “Happily ever after.”
Most enjoyed by ages 5 and up.