April 26, 2018
WHO: Theatrical ensemble of 22 including individuals with and without special needs ranging in age from 9 to 55; audience comprised of Morgan’s Wonderland guests.
WHAT: Abridged presentation of “As You Like It,” one of famed author William Shakespeare’s most popular comedies and the first show in an annual celebration at Morgan’s Wonderland – “Shakespeare in Wonderland.”
WHEN: 12:45 p.m. Sunday, April 29, 2018.
WHERE: Morgan’s Wonderland, 5223 David Edwards Drive (at the intersection of Wurzbach Parkway and Thousand Oaks Drive a half-mile west of IH 35 in Northeast San Antonio).
WHY: To provide entertainment over and above the 25 attractions Morgan’s Wonderland regularly offers. “As You Like It” is included in park admission.
ETC.: Written in 1599, “As You Like It” contains famous lines such as “All the world’s a stage, and we are merely players.” The play’s plot explores themes of love, forgiveness and acceptance. The Morgan’s Wonderland adaptation of “As You Like It” has been condensed into a 20-minute production, and it will be performed in period costumes.
Morgan’s Wonderland, which is completely wheelchair-accessible, features an array of rides, playgrounds, gardens and other attractions. Last year, it was proclaimed “Park of the Year” in the prestigious Golden Ticket Awards presented by Amusement Today. For more information, visit www.MorgansWonderland.com.
The non-profit theme park and other endeavors to help those with special needs such as The Academy at Morgan’s Wonderland school and ultra-accessible Morgan’s Inspiration Island splash park were created through the vision and leadership of The Gordon Hartman Family Foundation.