A fairytale reimagined for modern sensibilities, Once Upon a Mattress: The Musical is irreverent and witty. Witness the adventures of princess Winnifred the Woebegone of the Land of the Foggy and prince Dauntless the Drab as they sing their way through this Princess and the Peaadaptation. Lindenwood's J. Scheidegger Center for the Arts (2300 West Clay Street, St. Charles; 636-949-4433 or www.lindenwood.edu) hosts Once Upon a Mattress Thursday, March 8 through Sunday, March 10, with 8 p.m. showings Friday and Saturday and a 2 p.m. showing on Sunday. Tickets are $10 to $18.
March 8-11, 2012