CCT Touring Company

2017–2018 Touring Season

Three Little Pigs

Adapted by William Goldsmith
Recommended Grades K-4
Theme: Anti-Discrimination

Available for booking October 2 – December 22, 2017 | February 1 – May 25, 2018

Once upon a time, there were three little pigs: Salty Bacon Pig, Porkella Chop Pig, and Hamuel Bone Pig. They had each set out to seek their fortune and build a home when they encounter the Big Bad Wolf. But unlike the familiar fairy tale, is the Wolf really bad? Maybe there are things going on we don’t know about… Learn what really happens in one of CCT’s most popular touring shows – full of laughter, fun, and audience participation!

Aladdin

Adapted by William Goldsmith, based on the story from Arabian Nights
Recommended Grades 2-6
Theme: Honesty

Available for booking October 2 – December 22, 2017

A boy named Aladdin is infatuated by a beautiful princess, the Sultan’s daughter. But he’s just a poor street boy. What would such a beautiful princess ever want with him? Aladdin comes upon an old lamp and when he accidentally rubs it a magic Genie appears. Things are looking up for Aladdin and his mother, but watch out! An evil magician has been searching for that lamp for years and he wants it badly. Aladdin gets more than he bargained for in this age old story filled with magic, adventure, and romance. Audience members will play a crucial role in this exciting play.

The Wright Brothers

Written by William Goldsmith
Recommended Grades 3-6
Theme: Creativity

Available for booking February 6 – May 25, 2018

Our story of a great voyage of discovery happens in our own backyard – Dayton, Ohio. “The Brothers of Flight,” Wilbur and Orville Wright will take you on an exciting and true journey as they relive the fascinating story of how they were inspired as children. It started with a toy helicopter that changed their lives and eventually led to the birth of air travel. Ohio history comes to life “wright” in your school.

Snow Queen

Original Story by Hans Christian Anderson, Adapted by William Goldsmith
Recommended Grades 1-6
Theme: Kindness

Available for booking November 29 – December 22, 2017 | January 23 – March 2, 2018

This is the story of a little girl named Gerda. She and her best friend Kai declare friendship for “eternity”, but the Snow Queen bewitches Kai with a magical piece of glass. Unable to see good any longer, he does not recognize Gerda as a friend anymore and is taken away by the Snow Queen and imprisoned in her ice palace. Will Gerda be able to free Kai from the evil witch’s spell? Find out in this entrancing story that inspired the popular movie Frozen.

33rd Annual Child Writing Project: Around the World

Recommended Grades 1-6
Theme: Multiculturalism

Available for booking October 18 – December 22, 2017 | February 1 – May 25, 2018

Stories of travel! Stories of other culture! Adventures in history! Travel our great globe and beyond in this wildly hysterical show. Featuring 17 stories and 21 student authors from schools all over Ohio, this show will take the audience on a side-splitting journey through different cultures and customs. Review the list of winning authors.