Dallas Children’s Theatre: Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters

Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters

Friday, May 4,  2012

Concert Hall at 10AM

Grades 1 – 7
Running time: 65 minutes


Based on the Book by JOHN STEPTOE
Adapted for the Stage by KAREN ABBOTT Music & Lyrics by S-ANKH RASA

Mufaro’s pride and joy, his two daughters of very different dispositions, travel a half day’s journey through a mystical jungle and across a deep river to be presented to the king. Along the way the two girls encounter a number of 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 will burst onto stage in this Caldecott award-winning Cinderella tale!

Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters
Curriculum connections:
Language Arts, History and Cultural Heritage, Fine Arts, Geography, Adaptation


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