A fresh, sophisticated spin on Brothers Grimm fairy tales, Into the Woods interweaves several classic fairy tales into one epic story that shows what happens when magic becomes strikingly real.
Start Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017
End Date: Saturday, November 4, 2017
Time: varies by date
Location: Metropolis Performing Arts Centre – 111 W. Campbell St., Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Cost: $20 (Ticketing processing fees apply.)
Additional dates and times may be available. Times and prices vary by date. Please view ticketing page for details.
Unable to bear children, a baker and his wife complete a number of tasks for a witch who promises to grant their wish if they’re successful. During their journey, they encounter Little Red Riding Hood, Rapunzel, Cinderella and Jack and the Beanstalk. All the storybook characters discover that wishes often come with a steep price, and things don’t always end happily ever after. With music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, the original Broadway run won critical praise and numerous awards and the cast recording took home a Grammy. Come see this production when it enchants and astounds at the Metropolis Performing Arts Centre in Arlington Heights.