By Amanda Haines, Communications Specialist
Good, evil, and the magic of a hero’s quest, coming soon to Pierce College Fort Steilacoom
Magic, adventure, and the eternal struggle between good and evil take the stage in Pierce College’s production of Jarpteetza/The Firebird, a colorful, enchanted tale of traditional Russian characters.
Jarpteetza/The Firebird runs at 7 p.m. Feb. 23-26 in Studio 320, the black box theatre at Pierce College Fort Steilacoom, 9401 Farwest Drive SW, Lakewood. Tickets are $3 for general admission and $2 for Pierce students and seniors. Get tickets at the door or by phone at (253) 964-6710.
A dramatic fairy tale, Jarpteetza/The Firebird tells the story of the new tsar, Prince Ivan, and his struggle to rescue his beloved Vasilisia from the evil warlord, Kashei the Immortal. After assembling a motley crew of comrades, Ivan must brave dangerous forests, enchanted demons, and a wily witch to save his true love, and all of Russia, from tyranny.
For more information on theatre at Pierce College, visit www.pierce.ctc.edu/dept/theatre.