Dallas Children’s Theatre on Tour presents
Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters – An African Tale
Based on the book by John Steptoe
Adapted for the stage By Karen Abbott Music & lyrics by S-Ankh Rasa
When a great African king desires a wife, only the most perfect maidens in the land are invited to meet him. Mufaro’s two daughters travel through a mystical jungle and across a deep river to be presented to the king. Along the way the girls encounter mysterious situations that test their courage, kindness and strength of spirit. Combining authentic African drumming, powerful and majestic choreography and thrilling original music, the splendor of Zimbabwe and energy of the African land bursts onto stage in this Caldecott Award winning Cinderella tale! 1 hour. This production will be most enjoyed by ages 6 through Adult. For more information, please contact the Sheldon Theatre box office at 1-800-899-5759, or visit their website at www.SheldonTheatre.org.