Dallas Children’s Theatre on tour presents an African tale Adapted for the stage by Karen Abbott, Music & Lyrics by S-Ankh Rasa. When a great African king desires a wife, only the most worthy maidens are invited to meet him. Both of Mufaro’s daughters are beautiful, but does either have the inner beauty of a potential queen? Told through African dance, drumming, narration, and song, this story celebrates goodness, generosity, and kindness of heart. Recommended for ages 5 yeas and older. 2 pm.
Children and adults alike will enjoy live music, arts and crafts, and street performers at this free community festival, where interactive family activities. 3 pm.
Recognized internationally as today’s premier Chinese acrobatic touring company, dancers combine award-winning acrobatics, spectacular costumes, ancient and contemporary music and theatrical techniques to present an unforgettable show of breathtaking skill and beauty, representing the best of a time honored tradition that began more than twenty five centuries ago. 3 pm.
From the moment of his birth, we follow Morgan the Clown on a journey of discovery. We delight in the birthday presents he receives, especially a wise sock puppet who becomes his companion. In a captivating exploration of the joys and challenges of childhood, with active audience participation, Morgan learns a valuable and moving lesson about love and the true meaning of friendship. Meet the cast after the show! 2 pm.