TURNING POINTE DANCE COMPANY PRESENTS PINOCCHIO
Sunday, November 24, 2019
Showtime: 2:00pm, Doors: 1:00pm
Showtime: 6:00pm, Doors: 5:00pm
Tickets for this performance are Adult $25, Student/Child $10; taxes & fees are applicable to all ticket purchases. Every person, regardless of age, must have a ticket.
Turning Pointe Dance Company along with Wilmington Conservatory of Fine Arts are proud to present this year’s production of the childhood classic, Pinocchio!
When the toy puppet, Pinocchio, is brought to life by Turchina the Blue Fairy, his creator Geppetto could not be more enthralled! But the naive and trusting Pinocchio chooses to ignore his conscience, Jiminy Cricket, and falls into the clutches of the wicked Honest John and Gideon. After being sold to a horde of gypsies and even swallowed by a whale, his narrow escapes and adventures do not stop there.
Follow Geppetto through this exciting tale and witness how a father's faithful, unrelenting love will stop at nothing to protect this newfound relationship with his son. Turning Pointe Dance Company's desire is that this allegorical presentation of the parable of the Prodigal Son will bring a new understanding of how much each one of us is loved and cherished by our Creator - and the lengths to which He will go to demonstrate that love.
Honoring God through the arts in excellence.
Since 2007, Turning Pointe Dance Company has ministered around the southeast region in schools, assisted living and nursing homes, the Boys and Girls Home of NC, Hospice, malls, art galleries, an Honors Society banquet, the Azalea Festival and Princess Pageant, Riverfest and the Spot Festival, churches of all denominations and Project Dance Festival in Times Square, New York City.
"Let us praise His name with dancing." Psalm 149:3
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