The Norfolk Theatre Department will present the classic children's tale, Charlotte's Web, at 7:00 p.m. on September 22 - 24 in Carson Theater. There will also be a special matinee performance at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 24. Thursday is activity pass night.
Children ages eight and under who dress as their favorite animal or farm character will be granted FREE admission into the play!
The story follows the life of Wilbur the pig, who is adopted by the farmer's daughter, Fern. When Wilbur is moved to his new life on the Zuckerman farm, he meets a new group of barnyard friends, including Charlotte the spider. Wilbur soon learns that pigs are not meant to live forever on a farm. Charlotte, meanwhile, enlists the help of her friends to save Wilbur from slaughter. She weaves words in her web to bring attention to the radiant and humble pig. Through the journey, all of the characters learn the importance of friendship.