Shows

The Ugly Duckling

the Ugly Duckling
October 27-28, 2018

Hans Christian Andersen’s The Ugly Duckling has helped generations of children understand one of humanity’s universal struggles. Lightwire Theater brings this classic story to the modern stage offering hope to us all as we root for the ugly duckling who exemplifies resilience and heroism along the way to becoming a beautiful swan.

Lightwire Theater returns with its dazzling visuals, signature electroluminescent puppetry, poignant choreography and creative use of music ranging from classical to jazz
to pop - literally bringing these beloved tales into a new and brilliant light.

Presented by: Lightwire Theater
Location: Ohio Theatre
Showtimes: Saturday – 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., Sunday – 2 p.m. 

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Rainbow Babies and Children's HospitalRainbow Babies and Children's HospitalOhio Arts CouncilCuyahoga Arts and CulturePNC

The Children’s Theater Series is made possible in part by support from the Ohio Arts Council and is generously supported by the public through a grant from Cuyahoga Arts and Culture. Additional funding for the series and related activities is provided by the Junior League of Cleveland through the Children’s Theatre Endowment Fund, the Laub Foundation and the PNC Foundation.