Classic tales will feature cutting-edge technology
November 12, 2012

JACKSON TWP — Seneca Valley Senior High School will host a performance of “The Ugly Duckling” and “The Tortoise and The Hare” at 2 p.m. today.

Pittsburgh International Children’s Theater is presenting Corbian Visual Arts and Dance in the Pittsburgh premiere of the show.

Lightwire Theater brings the use of cutting edge technology, moving sculpture and dance together for a theatrical experience.

Using electroluminescent wire attached to puppets, the show acts out the classic tales of “The Ugly Duckling” written by Hans Christian Anderson and “The Tortoise and the Hare,” an Aesop’s fable.

The production is 55 minutes long and is recommended for ages 3 to adult.

Tickets are $9.50 in advance and $11 at the door and can be ordered online at or by calling 412-456-6666.