Full Length Musical
Adaptations (Literature), Theatre for Young Audiences
60 minutes (1 hour)
Time Period - Contemporary, Present Day
FEATURES / CONTAINS
Bare Stage/Simple Set
Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes
Appropriate for all audiences, Young Children (Age 2 - 5), Children (Age 6 - 10)
Elementary School / Primary, Jr High/Primary, Community Theatre
An amusing and heartwarming update of the children's classic tale. The original music, influenced by African and Caribbean rhythms, is designed to appeal to and be performed by young people. Children of all ethnic groups can identify with the heroine's courage, resilience, and appreciation for community support.
Cindyrella was originally presented by Dr. Jonathan Ogbonna, Principal, and Ms. Laura Puma, Music Teacher, with eigth grade students at Yorkship Family School in Camden, NJ in 2000.