Monday, November 24, 2014


Rogers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA

Invite the people of Philadelphia
To be a “Fairy Godmother”
And donate a dress to girls in need!

Broadway Philadelphia, Fairy Godmothers. Inc. and the company of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA  are pleased to announce that donations of girls’ princess dresses, teen prom dresses, costume jewelry and accessories will be accepted for girls in need during the evening performances of CINDERELLA playing at the Academy of Music Nov. 25-30.  Broadway Philadelphia is presented collaboratively by the Kimmel Center for the performing Arts and by the Shubert Organization.
Dresses will be collected at the 7:30 performance on Wednesday, Nov. 26, Friday Nov 28 at 8:00 pm; Saturday November 29 at 8:00pm and Sunday November 30 at the 6:30 pm performance. Cast member Danielle Jordon has spearheaded this campaign in several tour markets.  Ms. Jordon explains, “The message of CINDERELLA is…. full of hope and possibilities  ...and sharing Ella’s spirit of kindness and generosity with the country is a dream come true. With this partnership, our goal is to spread the show’s message in a more tangible way by providing items of beauty to girls who may not otherwise be able to afford them.”

Additional performances will be held on Tuesday evening at 7:30 pm along with matinees on Friday and Saturday at 2:00 pm and Sunday at 1:00 pm. Fairy Godmothers Inc. is a non-profit organization that helps qualified junior and senior high school students to attend their prom who might not otherwise be financially able to do so.  Tickets for the performances are available by calling 215-731-3333, visiting online at, and at the Kimmel Center box office, Broad and Locust Sts. (open during performances only) Orders for groups of 10 or more may be placed by calling 215-790-5883 or 866-276-2947. 

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