MULBERRY —  The Arkansas Arts Center Children’s Theatre on Tour will perform The Emperor’s New Clothes on Thursday at the Mulberry/Pleasant View High School Gymnasium. 

The program will start at 9:30 a.m. The admission is a suggested contribution of $1. All Mulberry/Pleasant View students, their families and the community are invited.

Children’s Theatre on Tour is part of the Statewide Arts Reach Programs at the Arkansas Arts Center, the state’s premier center for visual and performing arts. Recognized by The Drama League as one of the best regional theatre companies in America, the Arkansas Arts Center Children’s Theatre is the only professional company in Arkansas that produces children’s literary works for the stage.

“The Children’s Theatre on Tour brings the magic of the theatre to thousands of families across the state,” Artistic Director Bradley D. Anderson said. “Every year, these performances charm audiences and create extraordinary theatre experiences that educate, challenge and inspire young people and their communities.”

Children’s Theatre on Tour is traveling to venues around the state throughout the school season. The Emperor’s New Clothes will tour April 2 – May 12.

The 2018-2019 season is sponsored by Diane Suitt Gilleland and U.S. Bank Foundation with additional support by The Shubert Foundation.