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The Pirate La Dee Da: A New Musical

Members say: Delightful, Clever, Adorable, Family friendly, Long
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Critics
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Members
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2 reviews
 

Atlantic for Kids presents a show that offers a new twist on the classic fairy tale story: a young princess breaks free of the expectations put upon her in this family-friendly musical.

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A mixed-up fairy tale musical loosely based on the true story of a princess who wanted to break free from her traditional role. The princess ran away from home and became a pirate. But not just any ordinary pirate--the most feared pirate on The Seven Seas!

 

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Reviews (3)

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90
The New York Times

"It examines not just gender roles, but also income inequality, the nature of justice and the role of good government. That it manages to sail all its subplots comfortably into port in about 75 minutes attests to the talents of its creators, cast and crew...Directed with comic flair, the show abounds in surprises...Perhaps the biggest surprise is the seriousness that underlies all the fun. This may be comedy for 5- to 10-year-olds, but it’s comedy with a conscience." Full Review

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75
Clever, Delightful, Long, Family friendly, Gender bending

See it if If you want to see a modern Twelfth Night for kids - it's a good conversation stater about non-gender conforming behavior

Don't see it if This is a children's play that can be enjoyed by all ages but you might get bored about half way in

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Delightful, Refreshing, Entertaining, Fun, Adorable

See it if you want something light-hearted, fun yet not brainless - this is an incredibly smart production for ALL ages

Don't see it if you don't like having fun or want something dark