The Emperor's New Clothes
Emperor_web_correct_date15 June - 7 July
Family Musical

Another musical of a very different kind!  KickstArt Theatre is proud to present the South African première of The Emperor’s New Clothes, in a version of the famous Hans Christian Anderson fairytale by Broadway stalwarts Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty. This team was responsible for the delightful musicals Once on this Island and Seussical, as well as Ragtime and Anastasia.

This colourful and highly entertaining musical will delight children and adults alike. Directed by Steven Stead, with magical designs by Greg King, musical direction by Roland Perold and fresh new orchestrations by Jaco Griessel, The Emperor’s New Clothes stars Daniel Anderson as Emperor Marcus, with Roland Perold as The Swindler. Others in the cast are Marion Loudon, Lyle Buxton, Mthokozisi Zulu, Keryn Scott, Amahle Tembe and Roshanda Lewis.
Performance schedule:
Sat 15 June     11am and 3pm
Sun 16 June     6pm

Tues 18 June    2.30pm
Wed 19 June    2.30pm
Thur 20 June    2.30pm
Fri 21 June       2.30pm
Sat 22 June     11am and 3pm
Sun 23 June    2.30pm

Tues 25 June  2.30pm
Wed 26 June  2.30pm
Thur 27 June  2.30pm
Fri 28 June     2.30pm
Sat 29 June   11am and 3pm
Sun 30 June   2.30pm

Tues 2 July     2.30pm
Wed 3 July     2.30pm
Thur 4 July     2.30pm
Fri 5 July        2.30pm
Sat 6 July      11am and 3pm
Sun 7 July      2.30pm