Ragtag Theatre Company presents an encore run of this musical romp inspired by 'Cinderella,' done in the style of commedia dell'arte. Formerly known as 'The Commedia Cinderella.' More…
From the folks behind 'The Commedia Rapunzel' comes this fairy-tale spoof. Follow a troupe of poor traveling "Italian" actors as they mount a musical inspired by the well-known story, with daffy llamas, roller-skating fairy godmothers, selfie-taking stepsisters, Carol Channing, and furry kicks standing in for the traditional glass slippers.
See it if Funny, get audience involved, different, you will laugh and smile, have a great time.
Don't see it if You looking for the base story book.
See it if you like modern, clever rewrite of classic children's drama reinforcing independent, positive girls' self-image. This trick not just 4 kids!
Don't see it if you do not enjoy seeing hour plus (length varies as audience response) silliness with kids and adults squealing happily (adults are loudest)
See it if you want to see a fun show for all ages. Children and adults will enjoy the humor. The show sends a great and moving message to all kids.
Don't see it if you only want to see serious shows geared to an adult audience. Also if you don't like to be in an audience partially filled with kids.
See it if you enjoy slapstick and improv. Not really a children's show but they seemed to enjoy it. Funny take on Cinderella.
Don't see it if you don't like shows with lots of kids in the audience, audience participation, lots of slapstick and amusing repartee.
See it if If you like to be part of the show, they will ask for suggestions and the jokes were funny.
Don't see it if You like bigger shows, this is a small theater with a little audience.
See it if You enjoy a slightly over the top show with fourth wall breaks, adult humor, and a story with starts and stops for pure comedic reasons
Don't see it if You can't just sit back and have fun with a little bit of absurdity. Maybe too much adult humor? You'd have to ask a parent about that one.
See it if You want to see a different kind of Cinderella story. You like slapstick humor. You want to laugh. You want to enjoy yourself.
Don't see it if You want the typical Cinderella story. You don't want to laugh. You don't like slapstick humor. You want a grande production.
See it if you can allow gut-wrenching laughter from silly improv to take you places you've never been before in live theater. These sick bitches SLAY.
Don't see it if risque humor on any level (EVERY level here) & improv turns you off. Sam LaFrage is a comedic force, along w/his deliciously raucous troop.
See it if you enjoy a different take on a classic. The show is made for a mixed audience of kids and adults.
Don't see it if you are expecting your typical Cinderella story.
See it if you have young children, or you want to check out some broad comedy
Don't see it if you're expecting an adult take on Cinderella. This is an interactive play good for families with young kids.
See it if you want to laugh out loud non-stop -- the players are clearly having a ball, and their joy & enthusiasm is as contagious as the zika virus!
Don't see it if you're expecting fleshed-out parodies of Hamilton or Star Wars as implied by the show description -- those references were truly fleeting.
See it if You want an absolutely lovely, unexpectedly clever and entertaining show. Absolutely not just for kids-I know we adults got more out of it!
Don't see it if You'd prefer a straight telling of the tale-not a Comedia del Arte presentation w/modern references, gags, double entendres or anything gay.
See it if you like shows that are very tightly-written; you enjoy slapstick humor; you have a strong inner child or a real child with you
Don't see it if you are looking for soul-searching theater; you need big production values
See it if you want to laugh, and enjoy lots of pop-culture references. No worries if you don't like fairy tales, there's very little "Cinderella"!
Don't see it if you don't like sharing the theater with little kids, or if you don't like when the fourth wall is broken (it happens a lot).
See it if You like silly over the top comedy take on fairy tales with great songs and interaction w/kids and fun, even if you're like way over 9yrs
Don't see it if You don't like farce, fairy tales or being a non serious child again.
See it if you are ready to laugh non-stop, you want edgy and snarky family-friendly fun, you love clowning around
Don't see it if you're a serious soul, you don't like kids in the audience, you don't like over-the-top dramatic absurdity
See it if you like witty, family-friendly humor that is just as entertaining for adults as it is for kids. This is high-energy fun fun fun!
Don't see it if you hate fairytales, hate LGBTQIA friendly productions, hate feminist morals, and don't condone being weird and loving who you are.
See it if You like to see a "modern" version of Cinderella, where the adults get as much out of the show as the kids. And that there is a modern moral
Don't see it if You have no humor, are a depressed person, or think that the only Cinderella is the Disney Cinderella.