“Androcles and the Lion” is a children’s play best suited for ages 8 to 13 although younger children will enjoy the high action, adorable lion, colorful costumes and setting. Running time is approximately one hour. “Androcles and the Lion” is a legend passed down from ancient Roman civilization. The story tells how the slave named Androcles befriended a ferocious lion by courageously removing a thorn from its paw. The play’s theme is be kind to everyone, even your enemies.
March 24, 2012
11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Waddell Theatre, Loudoun Campus, Northern Virginia Community College, 1000 Harry Flood Byrd Highway, Sterling, VA 20164
Free and open to the public
Barbara Wilson at firstname.lastname@example.org
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