Hannibal-LaGrange University’s annual traveling children’s show has been announced as King Midas and the Golden Touch by Willard Simms. The cast will perform Oct. 9-11 in four different elementary schools in the area with on-campus performances at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 10, at HLGU and at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11, in the Parker Theatre. Admission for the HLGU showings is $1 per person for all ages.
The group will also put on a performance during Hannibal’s Folk Life Festival at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19, in Nipper Park. Audience members are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets to this park performance.
This show is student-directed by senior theatre major Lindsey McCloy. It has a running time of approximately 30 minutes and though the target audience is kindergarten through fifth grade, the show is fun for all ages.
For information on HLGU theatre arts, contact Sabrina Price at (573) 629-3170 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.