You are viewing a past performance of The Emperor's New Clothes

Unfortunately, we don't have any information about upcoming performances of this show. Maybe we can interest you with something similar from the options below...

You might also like

Until Sep 15, 2018

Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story

The incredible Buddy Holly jukebox musical

Until Aug 26, 2018

Murder for Two

A hilarious musical whodunit!

Until Sep 30, 2018

Heartbreak Hotel

The prequel to Million Dollar Quartet

location

10 Marriott Dr, Lincolnshire, IL 60069

The Emperor's New Clothes Poster

The Emperor's New Clothes

Closed May 12, 2018

A fantastic family fairytale!

Why See The Emperor's New Clothes?

Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty present a children's adaptation of The Emperor's New Clothes

Children's fantasy tale The Emperor's New Clothes tells the story of young future king Emperor Marcus the Third. Feeling apprehensive about becoming royalty, Marcus believes that if he changes the way he dresses, he'll be more prepared to sit on the throne, but he eventually learns a valuable lesson about appearances and self-esteem.

The play is based on the famous Danish tale The Emperor's New Clothes written by author Hans Christian Andersen. The original tale depicts an emperor who is promised clothes that will be invisible to those that are stupid, only to not have any new clothes on at all, and therefore making everyone believe that they are stupid.

Presenting an exciting cast as well as the team behind children's 2000 Broadway hit 'Seussical,' this enchanting tale carries a powerful message about self-identity, modesty and coming of age.

show content hide content

Additional Information

Dates

Opening night: 24 February 2018

And before you stop reading

Unknown Used under Creative Commons License

Cast and Creative

Cast

Declan Desmond

Garrett Lutz  

Johanna McKenzie Miller

Christine Bunuan

George Keating 

Creative

Directed by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty

Choreographed by Amanda Tanguay

Music Direction by Ryan T. Nelson

Set Design by Christopher Rhoton

Lighting Design by Lee Fiskness

Sound Design by Robert E. Gilmartin

What you thought

Seen The Emperor's New Clothes? Loved it? Hated it?

Help your fellow Chicago-Theater.com visitors by leaving the first review!

Write a review now

Nearby

Venue home

Venue home

location

Location

restaurantsDiningRestaurants
hotels

Hotels

Additional Information

seating chart
SeatingSeating map

Spread the word

Sound good to you? Share this page on social media and let your friends know about The Emperor's New Clothes at Marriott Theatre.

Keep up to date

I want email news and updates for events in my area! Read how we protect your data.

Please note: The term Marriott Theatre and/or The Emperor's New Clothes as well as all associated graphics, logos, and/or other trademarks, tradenames or copyrights are the property of the Marriott Theatre and/or The Emperor's New Clothes and are used herein for factual descriptive purposes only. We are in no way associated with or authorized by the Marriott Theatre and/or The Emperor's New Clothes and neither that entity nor any of its affiliates have licensed or endorsed us to sell tickets, goods and or services in conjunction with their events.