Celebrate all things imaginary as Horton the Elephant, the Cat In the Hat, Gertrude McFuzz, the Sour Kangaroo, and more, sing and dance their way off the pages of some of Dr. Seuss’ best loved stories in “Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss” March 1 and 3 at 7:30 p.m. at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts.
“Happy Birthday” is not just a show for kids, but for everyone who enjoys an evening at the theater. Many adults will remember the characters and stories from their childhood and will enjoy seeing them spring to life in bright colors on the stage.
Presented by The Overlook Theatre Company and sponsored by the Friends of the Macon County Public Library and the Macon County Public Library, this show features upbeat music and is sure to bring lots of laughter to both young and old alike. Attend a morning story time at the library and meet and greet some of the Seuss characters. Contact the library at (828)524-3600 for details.
The Overlook Theatre Company is also presenting Dr. Seuss’ Birthday Party on March 2 at 6 p.m. at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts. The event is sponsored by Party Zone and will include games, stories, visits by your favorite Dr. Seuss characters, and a special birthday cake. Tickets to this event are limited.
Tickets for the show are $10 each and are now on sale at the Center box office on 1028 Georgia Road in Franklin, at Dalton’s Christian Bookstore in Franklin and Waynesville, and online at www.GreatMountainMusic.com, or call (866)273-4615.
Tickets to the Birthday Party are also $10 each and can be purchased at the box office.