Debbie Allen's Brothers of the Knight
June 27 - June 29, 2014
Created by Broadway legend Debbie Allen and Grammy Award winner James Ingram, Brothers of the Knight is an exhilarating, foot-stomping classic that has entertained audiences across the nation. This hip, rejuvenated adaptation of the classic Brothers Grimm tale "The Twelve Dancing Princesses" recounts the adventures of the Knight brothers who, for secret reasons, leave torn up shoes by their bed every morning. Their father, a strict preacher, has forbidden them to dance; however, the boys sneak out every night to dance the night away in the Big-Bad Ballroom until their housekeeper, Sunday, secretly follows them and solves the mystery of the torn up shoes.
This showcase performance that is sure to draw the attention of reviewers as one of the top off-Broadway shows of the 2014 season. This modern, hip retold fable is filled with magic and mystery, energy and fun, love and valuable life lessons that you won’t want to miss.
The production will feature local area dancers between the ages of seven and eighteen who will be selected and trained by Debbie Allen and her team of master dance artists.