Robinson Crusoe and Friday
Our 2017/18 Season also continues with our Second Stage Presentation Series and a public reading of Painting the Streets, a locally developed play about living in Prince George. Our Theatre for Young Audience production of Robinson Crusoe and Friday, brought in by Vancouver’s Axis Theatre, is a visual splendor our young audiences and their families won’t want to miss!
THEATRE FOR YOUNG AUDIENCES
Robinson Crusoe and Friday By Colin Heath and Michael Wolski, An Axis Theatre Production – Running May 2018
“No man is an island unto himself” – An English sailor, shipwrecked on a remote island, works against all odds to survive alone for 25 years. Until one day, he rescues a stranger from brutal savages and the two develop a remarkable friendship. Adapted from the classic novel by Daniel Defoe, this imaginative retelling of a true story emphasizes communication, embracing cultural differences and empathy. Set sail with Robinson and Friday on an adventure full of comedic miscommunication, history and heart! Ideal for ages 5–12.
WHEN: Monday, May 14 – 10AM & 12PM (Elementary School Matinees)
Tuesday, May 15 – 10AM & 12PM (Elementary School Matinees)
Wednesday, May 16 – 10AM & 12PM (Elementary School Matinees)
Thursday, May 17 – 10AM & 12PM (Elementary School Matinees)
Friday, May 18 – 10AM & 12PM (Elementary School Matinees)
Saturday, May 19 – 11AM & 1PM (Public Performances)