TAMPA, Fla. (October 14, 2014) –Powerstories Theatre presents a new theatre program: “The PowerPlay Series”. The “PowerPlay Series” performance season begins October 29, 2014 and runs through April 2015. The “PowerPlay Series” is a new season of shows which will include:
Three new plays designed for our community theatre on Kennedy Blvd.
Two special features to engage the audience and drive the community to action
The first show I Never Saw Another Butterfly by Celeste Raspanti will begin October 29, 2014 and will run through November 16, 2014. The true story of I Never Saw Another Butterfly is set in 1942 about 12 year-old Raja Englanderova who was sent to Terezin, a Czechoslovakian ghetto that was a way-station for Jewish prisoners bound in Auschwitz. In those bleak surroundings she meets Irena Synkova, a teacher who is secretly conducting art and writing classes among the children. This play is about hope in the face of intimidation and the power of education and art to bring out the best in all of us. Shows will be held on Wednesday -Saturday 8 p.m. / Sundays – 2 p.m. Tickets are $20.00.