FLINT, Mich. -- Due to weather-related school closings, hundreds of students missed their field trip to The Whiting today to see “Petra and the Wolf”. But it’s not too late to see the show!
Tickets ranging $15-$20 are still available for the Monday, February 12th 7 p.m. show. A $5 discount will be given to NBC25/FOX66 viewers who provide the code “NBC25” online at thewhiting.com or by calling the ticket center at 810-237-7333.
The show is based on the classic Peter and the Wolf. It’s about a mischievous but fearless Petra, the granddaughter of the fabled Peter. When a wolf threatens her home and animal friends, her adventures become a showcase of bravery and compassion. Family audiences will walk away from this stunning piece of visual and musical storytelling with a new sense of empathy for the animals that share our earth. A new work for young audiences with captivating large-scale puppetry by Glass Half Full Theatre and a new instrumental score written and performed live by Mother Falcon.
The show is less than an hour long leaving parents plenty of time to get the kids to bed.
The Whiting is located in the Flint Cultural Center, 1241 E. Kearsley St. in Flint.