November 24, 2019
703 North Third Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
$10.00 to $25.00
Turning Pointe Dance Company and the Wilmington Conservatory of Fine Arts present the childhood classic Pinocchio at the Wilson Center. When the toy puppet, Pinocchio, is brought to life by Turchina the Blue Fairy, his creator Geppetto could not be more excitred. But the naive and trusting Pinocchio chooses to ignore his conscience, Jiminy Cricket, and falls into the clutches of the wicked Honest John and Gideon. After being sold to a horde of gypsies, and even swallowed by a whale, his near escape and adventure does not stop there.
Follow Geppetto through this adventurous tale and witness how a father's relentless love will stop at nothing to rekindle this newfound relationship with his son. SHOWTIMES: 2 and 6pm.