Dell’Arte International will bring a re-telling of Hans Christian Anderson’s “The Snow Queen” to Klamath next week.
Performances will also be held in Orick, Arcata, McKinleyville, Eureka, Cave Junction, Bridgeville, Scotia, Point Arena, Trinidad and Blue Lake.
When a magical mirror shatters and pieces fall into the heart and eye of young Kai, his friend Gerda must embark on a journey to set things right and eventually embrace the power within her. “The Snow Queen” features an assortment of magical characters including a trio of bumbling trolls, a talking tree and flying reindeer.
The Dell’Arte Company’s adaptation of the classic fairy tale is directed by Producing Artistic Director Michael Fields and features Matilda Lindstrom, of Finland, Gaia Mencagli, of Denmark, and Gaby Haught, Eric Jones, Natashia Marshall, Chase Perkins, Fey Steddum and Jacob Timmons, all from the U.S., according to a Dell’Arte press release.
The Klamath performance is 5 p.m. Dec. 9 at Margaret Keating Elementary School, 300 Minot Creek R., Klamath. Free tickets are available at the Dell’Arte office in Blue Lake or at the door.
Performances will also be held 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Winema Theater in Scotia; 5 p.m. Friday at Orick School in Orick; 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Eureka Theater; at 7 p.m. at the Lorna Byrne Middle School in Cave Junction; at 7 p.m. Dec. 11 at Trinidad Elementary School; and at 7:30 p.m. at the John Van Duzer Theater at Humboldt State University.
Free tickets for the Orick and Cave Junction performances are available at the Dell’Arte office in Blue Lake or at the venue door.
Free tickets for the Scotia, Eureka, Trinidad and Humboldt State performances are available at Pierson’s Building Center in Eureka, Wildberries Marketplace in Arcata and at Coast Central Credit Union in McKinleyville.
Performances of “The Snow Queen” will also be held at Dell’Arte International 7:30 p.m. Dec. 14-16 and 2 p.m. Dec. 16 and 17. Tickets for that performance are $12 for adults, $10 for students and seniors and $8 for children 12 and under.