Monday, October 28, 2013

Widener’s FreshBaked Theatre Company to Present The Legend of Sleepy Hollow



Widener’s FreshBaked Theatre Company to Present
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Sundays, Nov. 3 
and 
Nov. 10, at 2 p.m


  Widener University’s FreshBaked Theatre Company will presentThe Legend of Sleepy Hollow on two consecutive Sundays, Nov. 3 and Nov. 10, at 2 p.m. in Alumni Auditorium, located on Widener’s Main Campus in Chester, Pa. The play is for children ages 6 and up and families. Running time is 50 minutes.


In this version of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, award-winning playwright Kathryn Schultz Miller retells Washington Irving’s classic ghost story with young audiences in mind.  The performance packs thrills, chills and laughs and features a spooky jaunt through the woods . . . and a spine-tingling encounter with the infamous Headless Horseman.


The FreshBaked Theatre Company will also host special matinee performances for local schools and homeschooling families on Wednesday, Nov. 6 and Thursday, Nov. 7. These performances are by reservation only. Contact Director Lisa Eckley Cocchiarale at ljcocchiarale@mail.widener.edu for more information.


Since 2001, Widener’s FreshBaked Theatre Company has produced quality drama for children and families in the greater Chester area. The ensemble seeks to enhance Widener University’s commitment to civic engagement by sharing the magic of live performing arts. “Our mission is to present inventive drama for young minds and the people who nurture them,” said Cocchiarale.







For more information:   www.widener.edu

Location:  Alumni Auditorium, located on Widener’s Main Campus in Chester, Pa.

This event is appropriate for: children ages 6 and up

Cost: Admission to all performances of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow is by free will cash donation, with all funds benefiting community aid organizations in Chester. Suggested donation is $1-2 per person.

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