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Raleigh Little Theatre will stage its 35th annual production of Cinderella on Nov. 30-Dec. 16

Festive, Hilarious, Modern, and Altogether Magical, RLT’s Cinderella Is a Delight

Raleigh Little Theatre’s Nov. 30th opening-night performance of Cinderella enchanted RLT patrons of all ages with its festive, hilarious, cleverly modern, and altogether magical rendition of the classic fairy tale. This RLT holiday tradition for 35 years once again delighted families as it kicked off the Christmas season to a packed house, this time under… Read More ›

Lauren Bamford plays the title role in Cinderella (photo by Elspeth McClanahan)

Raleigh Little Theatre’s Cinderella Is a Must-See Triangle Christmas Tradition

As a transplant to the Triangle area, all I knew about Raleigh Little Theatre’s 34th annual production of Cinderella is that it is a must-see Triangle Christmas tradition. I first caught the show last year; and since then, I have learned much about the show’s rich, decades-long history, and about RLT‘s wonderful theater community in… Read More ›

Raleigh Little Theatre’s Musical Comedy “Cinderella” Is a Zany Fractured 17th Century French Fairy Tale

Raleigh Little Theatre will present its gala 29th annual production of “Cinderella” on Dec. 6-9 and 13-16 in its Cantey V. Sutton Theatre. Director Haskell Fitz-Simons has directed all 29 RLT productions of Cinderella, which RLT first performed on Dec. 13, 1984. “Cinderella” features music by Jim Eiler and Jeanne Bargy and a book and lyrics by Eiler, based on the familiar French fairy tale by Charles Perrault (1628-1703).

"Cinderella" will run Dec. 9-11 and 15-18 on Raleigh Little Theatre's main stage

RLT’s “Cinderella” Is a Zany Musical Comedy Based on the Familiar French Fairy Tale by Charles Perrault

Director Haskell Fitz-Simons will team up with choreographer Leah Landau and musical director Julie Florin to stage “Cinderella.” This delightful musical comedy features music by Jim Eiler and Jeanne Bargy and a book and lyrics by Eiler, based on the familiar French fairy tale by Charles Perrault.

"Cinderella" 2009 cast (find Cinderella -- she is hidden by a bunch of hams!)

“Cinderella” Sparkles at RLT

“Cinderella” stars Hailey Best as Cinderella and Pelham Jacobs as Prince Charming. They make a handsome pair, and they sing superbly. But once director Haskell Fitz-Simons sends in the clowns, the beautiful but bedraggled scullery maid Cinderella and her handsome Prince get royally upstaged.