A Cinderella Story

A Cinderella Story

Mrs. Pantalona’s theater troupe arrives in town to perform the tale of ‘Cinderella.’ The staeg is all set, the audience is in their seats, but lo and behold, the lead actress playing Cinderella – has disappeared. The desperate Mrs. Pantalona decides to call off the show. Her dedicated stage workers, Columbina and Baguettino do their best to reverse the decision. They find a way to collaborate and with a little imagination, will power and Arlekina the fairy’s magic – they manage to put on the show after all. Three actors, seven masks and two puppets perform a theatrical celebration in the age-old tradition of Commedia dell’arte.


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Created by: Scapino Ensemble | Direction and Adaptation: Haim Abud | Writing: Avia Ochayon | Dramaturgy: Shai Shabtai | Music: Dan Huppert | Mask, Puppet, and Prop Design: Einat Sanderovich | Set and Costume Design: Mirav Nethaniel Danon | Movement: Ella Goffer | Vocal Coaching: Hila Gonan | Puppetry Guidance: Ilan Savir | Cast: Orit Peres, Efrat Cohen, Doron Lederer

Supported by: The Pais Fund – The Pais Council for Culture and Arts with the assistance of EVE – Israeli Independent Artists Organization.

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