Tuesday, April 8, 2014

MEET A “SESAME STREET” CAST MEMBER AND SEE A SHOW @ OLNEY THEATRE CENTER

CARIBBEAN CARNIVAL
WHEN: Saturday, April 12, 4:00 PM
WHERE
: Olney Theatre Center, 2001 Olney-Sandy Road, Olney, MD
ADMISSION: Free for Olney Theatre Center members; $10 for nonmembers

Meet Sesame Street’s Alan Muraoka, proprietor of Sesame Street’s Hooper’s Store since 1997 and director of ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, at this fun-filled family event with Caribbean-inspired arts and crafts, music, and stories! Hear from Muraoka about creating the world of ONCE ON THIS ISLAND.

Activities include:

  • Craft table where kids can design their own island-themed costume
  • Story circle with Muraoka and cast members
  • Learn choreography from the show's choreographer Disney Cruise Line's Darren Lee, and more.

Click here to purchase your ticket to the Caribbean Carnival or call the box office at 301.924.3400.


Check out Alan Muraoka in action singing "There's Zero Bananas" on the set of Sesame Street.

"There's Zero Bananas Video"


Once On This Island

ONCE ON THIS ISLAND
WHEN: April 9 - May 4
WHERE:
on the Mainstage

From the Tony Award©-winning creators of RAGTIME and SEUSSICAL comes a glorious, Caribbean-infused family musical of enormous heart and magical wisdom. In almost non-stop song and dance, ONCE ON THIS ISLAND follows the story’s young heroine, Ti Moune, on her quest to prove love is more powerful than the forces of prejudice, hatred and death. The play inspired THE LITTLE MERMAID.

(Recommended for ages 5 and up)


ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Video Teaser