Following its sold-out run in 2011, New Victory is bringing back Scotland's Catherine Wheels Theatre Company and their kid-friendly tale about two buddies who battle to keep the world color-free. More…
Cotton and Wrinkle are the careful custodians of a colorless world. These beanie-wearing buddies work hard to hide every hint of hue. When pops of color suddenly appear, their orderly lives are thrown into a fantastic frenzy! This is a vivid work of modern theater that is the only show for the very young to be nominated for a Drama Desk Award for Unique Theatrical Experience. 'White' is a whimsical experience for all ages.
See it if This show: were intelligent, challenging, respectful of a young child's sensibilities. Our 2 1/2 year old was totally absorbed by the plot.
Don't see it if If you think Disney is the h]eight of child entertainment, this delightful, low key, show is not for you.
See it if You are open to being charmed and delighted by a simple, well-told, beautifully staged story. Reactions of the littles are part of the fun.
Don't see it if You can't abide being around young children, disdain "kids' stuff" and have lost the capacity for simple wonder.
See it if you want to be enchanted by a simple story with very little talking. The set is beautiful and surprising. I never stopped smiling, just go.
Don't see it if being in an audience full of little kids isn't your thing, or if you want an intellectual, challenging play. You don't want to be awed.