Marin Dance Theatre: Sophie and the Enchanted Toyshop
Saturday, December 15, 2012 1 pm and 5 pm Adults: $36 Seniors and Students: $27 Teddy Bear Tea Party: $8 Marin Dance Theatre, a nationally recognized dance training center, located in San Rafael, presents this delightful full-length children’s ballet, choreographed by the Bay Area’s very talented Lynn Cox. The ballet features over 125 dancers along with professional guest artists. Audiences marvel at the Dickens style street scene alive with gypsies, magicians and mysterious masqued players. As a kindly Toymaker enters with his mischievous alley cats, he observes little Sophie, and being touched by her generous kind spirit, rewards her with an amazing journey to a beautiful Snow Kingdom, where Snow Princesses, Fairy Friends and Polar Bears greet her. Later Sophie takes a magical ride in a sleigh from the Snow Kingdom to experience the lovely surprises that await her. As her dream continues Sophie finds herself inside the Toymaker’s shop where all his toys have come to life. Dolls, soldiers, clowns and acrobats perform for her, truly making it a journey she will never forget. Come and share the magic with Sophie!