Flintridge Preparatory School Presents “Once Upon a Mattress”

Flintridge Prep is proud to announce the arrival of this year’s musical, Once Upon a Mattress, presented by students in all grades. This fairytale fount of fun performs March 6–8 at 7:30 p.m. and March 9 at 1:00 p.m. in Norris Auditorium. Tickets are $10.00 each and available online starting Monday, February 24 at www.brownpapertickets.com/event/515561. Don’t miss this over-the-top success from the Performing Arts Department.

“Once Upon a Mattress” is a musical comedy with music by Mary Rodgers, lyrics by Marshall Barer and book by Jay Thompson, Dean Fuller, and Marshall Barer. It opened off-Broadway in May 1959, and then moved to Broadway. The play was written as an adaptation of the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale “The Princess and the Pea.” Flintridge Prep Performing Arts is thrilled to present this American classic this coming March.

Performance Dates/Times:

March 6 at 7:30 p.m.
March 7 at 7:30 p.m.
March 8 at 7:30 p.m.
March 9 at 1:00 p.m.

Estimated running time is 2 hours and fifteen minutes with a ten minute intermission included.

Flintridge Preparatory School, 4543 Crown Avenue, La Cañada Flintridge, (818) 790-1178 or visit www.flintridgeprep.org.


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