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Cinderella Strikes Again!

BENTONVILLE, AR  –  Trike Theatre brings to the stage a surprising version of the classic tale of Cinderella. Using mass communication, the playwright Eric Coble, satisfies our need for information, while blending charm and humor into this classic fairy tale. The story is told through interviews by two rival investigative television reporters, Deb Jabber and Sonny Glamour, competing for the scoop of finding out the identity of the woman behind the glass slipper. Interviews include a fairy godmother in desperate need of a day-planner, mice in the witness protection program, a Shoemaker with a secret, Pinocchio and his cricket, Jack and his cow, as well as other fairy-tale celebrities. The audience gets into the act as they help the main characters to solve the mystery. So grab your imagination and your family members and come watch this hilarious fairy tale, Cinderella Confidential.

The show’s director Julie Gabel shares, “I’m so pleased that families will have the opportunity to experience this version of the classic tale of Cinderella. While working on this Theater for Youth production with these four amazing professional actors, I found myself falling in love with the story all over again. I also found myself laughing, really laughing each time I watched it. It’s so great to belly laugh … truly … that feels good!”

Trike Theatre’s “Theatre for Youth” production of Cinderella Confidential is fun, family-friendly and springs to life on May 10th at NWACC’s White Auditorium and runs until May 11th. Tickets are available on Trike’s website: Adults: $12; Students and Seniors: $10. Come enjoy this familiar story … with a twist!  For more information,

But that’s not all… Trike Theatre Academy offers an array of summer camps for ages 4 years through high school aged students. Registration is available now! Details can be found on our website:


Cinderella Confidential

by Eric Coble

Produced by special arrangement with THE DRAMATIC PUBLISHING COMPANY of Woodstock, Illinois.

SUMMARY: Cinderella Confidential, by Eric Coble is an offbeat rendition of the classic tale of Cinderella. In this version of the story, two investigative reporters compete for the scoop of the century by interviewing story book characters who have information that may help to solve the mystery … the true identity of the owner of the lone glass slipper. Please join us as this hilarious fairy tale unfolds.


NWACC White Auditorium – Burns Hall; 1 College Drive, Bentonville, AR


May 10th – 10am, 2pm and 6:30pm May 11th – 2pm


Call Trike Theatre 479-464-5084 or go online:

Adults: $12; Students and Seniors: $10

For a list of cast members and production staff, please email

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