Entertainment Brief: ‘A Trip to the Moon’

Entertainment Brief: ‘A Trip to the Moon’

‘A Trip to the Moon’

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— Synetic Theater presents this whimsical, original piece, directed by Natsu Onoda Power and based on the 1902 silent film by Georges Méliès, will delight and inspire. Astronauts shot to the moon by cannon, a princess who longs to return to her home on the moon, the Sovispace dogs, and more fantastical characters take you along on their journeys and capture your heart. The show will run Dec. 6, 2012 – Jan. 6, 1013; Wednesday-Saturday, 8 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. Recommended for ages 16 and older. Crystal City Theater, 1800 S. Bell St. Call 800-494-8497 or visit www.synetictheater.org.

Tickets are $35-$55, senior and student discounts available. Wednesday, Dec. 5 is a $10 preview performance; Wednesday, Dec. 12 is Young Professionals’ Night: $10 tickets available for adults age 35 and under.