The Cheraw Arts Commission will present a Porkchop Productions version of the classic tale, The Ugly Duckling, on Wednesday, Jan. 29, at the Theatre on the Green in Cheraw. The performances, which are geared toward younger audiences, begin at 9:15 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.
Porkchop Productions is a professional theatre company specializing in audience participation performances. Founded in 1991, the group performs throughout the southeast for schools, libraries, youth groups and special events. While preparing their adaptation of The Ugly Duckling, the actors did research at the Hans Christian Anderson Museum in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Admission is $3 per child. Adults will be admitted free of charge.
This event is the third in a series of theater productions the Cheraw Arts Commission planned for pre-school audiences this school year. For additional information about the series, contact the Cheraw Arts Commission at 843-537-8420, ext. 12.