Sleeping Beauty

Starring David Gonzalez

Saturday, January 17 @ 2 pm

MAINSTAGE THEATRE


PHOTO COURTESY OF DAVID GONZALEZ

"David's charismatic personality and presence, his facial expressions and body language make the show a hit. The young audience was spellbound by his storytelling."

The Examiner
Master storyteller David Gonzalez returns to the Forbes Center with a modern twist on the classic tale of Sleeping Beauty. This new rhyming version with live music inspired by Bach’s Goldberg Variations, image projections and exquisite lighting draws audiences of all ages into a magical multimedia world in which a more independent princess is awakened by true love’s kiss … or not! Gonzalez is the recipient of the 2011 International Performing Arts for Youth “Lifetime Achievement Award for Sustained Excellence.” www.davidgonzalez.com

A Forbes Family Fun event.


HIGHLIGHTS


  • Fifth Anniversary Season at the Forbes: Bruce and Lois Forbes Share Their Story  



  • Ailey II dances its way to the top of the 2014-2015 Masterpiece Season



  • Master storyteller David Gonzalez returns with a modern twist on the classic tale of Sleeping Beauty



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