KUCHING: Families will be treated to a magic carpet ride as Tunku Putra School performs Disney’s much-loved musical Aladdin.
Dazzling costumes, exotic Arabian night backdrops and show-stopping musical numbers are set to delight the audience when students take to the stage for four shows from Aug 27 to 30.
Among the well-known musical numbers that will be performed are “Friend Like Me” and “A Whole New World”.
“We are delighted to present Aladdin and share this whole new world with you, the world of theatricals which has become an integral part of our curriculum,” Tunku Putra School principal Susan Holmes said.
She noted that the performance was in line with the school’s philosophy of helping children learn academically, socially, emotionally and physically in a nurturing environment.
Tunku Putra School chairman Datuk Syed Ahmad Alwee Alsree said drama was an important means of stimulating creativity in problem-solving and developing leaders.
“The performing arts allow students to communicate with and understand others in new ways and help in nurturing communication skills.
“Students who have participated in drama activities are more likely to be confident public speakers,” he said.
Aladdin will be staged at the school hall in Jalan Stadium, Petra Jaya, here.
Tickets are RM60 for adults and RM30 for children.
VIP tickets at RM100 and special box seating are available upon request.
For details, call 082-313 900 or 016-223 2108 (Pei Sheng).