Salem College Pierrettes Present: Once Upon a Mattress

March 10, 2012
08:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Cultural Events
Drama Workshop, Salem Fine Arts Center

If you’ve been having trouble sleeping lately, if you enjoy riddles, or if you’ve simply been searching through the “Princess Wanted” ads for the job of your dreams, you’ll relate to this timeless musical retelling of Hans Christian Andersen’s classic fairytale, The Princess and the Pea. Set in a faraway kingdom in medieval times, “Once Upon a Mattress” features such memorable songs as “The Swamps of Home,” “In a Little While,” and “Yesterday I Loved You.” Join the Pierrettes for a jolly journey into the memorable world of Once Upon a Mattress. Music by Mary Rodgers. Lyrics by Marshall Barer. Book by Jay Thompson, Dean Fuller, and Marshall Barer. Play directed by Michael Kamtman. Admission by ticket only. Ticket prices: $10 general admission, $8 Salem community. Tickets will be available at the door and reservations may be made by emailing or calling 336/917-5493. Reservations are not required.

Sponsored by Salem College Pierrettes.


Gail Adams