2015-03-12 / Living

Peter and the Starcatcher at The Whiting

FLINT — The Whiting proudly presents Peter and the Starcatcher as part of the McLaren Bright Lights and Broadway Series at The Whiting on March 28 at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Peter and the Starcatcher, the swashbuckling prequel to Peter Pan, takes a hilarious romp through the Neverland you never knew. Peter and the Starcatcher is the innovative and imaginative comedy based on the best-selling novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson. A company of a dozen actors play more than a hundred unforgettable characters, all on a journey to answer the century-old question: How did Peter Pan become The Boy Who Never Grew Up? This epic origin story of popular culture’s most enduring and beloved character proves that your imagination is the most captivating place in the world.

Peter and the Starcatcher won five 2012 Tony Awards (the most of any play of the 2011-2012 season) and was named one of New York Times, New York Magazine and New Yorker’s Top 10 Shows of the Year.

The New York Times hails Peter and the Starcatcher as “the most exhilarating storytelling on Broadway in decades,”

Peter and the Starcatcher is suitable for younger audiences but most enjoyable for those 10 and up. Additional show information can be found at www.peterandthestarcatcher.com.

Tickets are $29-$59 and student rush tickets are available the day of the performance for $12. To order tickets to this magical performance simply visit TheWhiting.com, call (810) 237- 7333 or (888) 8-CENTER, or visit the Ticket Center located at 1241 E. Kearsley St. just off I-475 between the University of Michigan Flint and Mott Community College. The Whiting also has a sales booth at the Flint Farmers Market.

This performance of Peter and the Starcatcher is generously supported by Health Plus, ABC12, Town Square Media, The View Newspapers, Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, and Ruth Mott Foundation.

Return to top

Copyright © 2009-2018 The Burton View, All Rights Reserved