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Family Theatre presents Children’s Letters to God
May 3, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
$8 – $13
|Recurring Event (See all)
An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until May 4, 2019
One event on April 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm
Based on the international best-selling book by Stuart Hample and Eric Marshall, Children’s Letters To God is a musical that follows the lives of five young friends as they voice beliefs, desires, questions and doubts common to all people but most disarmingly expressed by children. Sixteen tuneful songs and assorted scenes (some based on actual letters) explore timeless issues such as sibling rivalry, divorce, holidays, loss of a beloved pet, the trials of being unathletic and first love. This entertaining show carries a universal message which crosses the boundaries of age, geography, and religion.
“Children’s Letters to God has a sweet, warm heart, the appealing lyrics of Douglas J. Cohen and the music of David Evans [both Drama Desk nominees].” – The New York Times
“Whimsical and charming family-oriented production about the innocent joys and sometimes simple sorrows of growing up.” – New York Daily News
“Looking for a show for kids AND adults? This one might be the answer to your prayers!” – WCBS TV
“Cheery and uplifting as a live-action Charlie Brown special!” – New York Post