When A.A. Milne first published Winnie-the-Pooh in 1926, there was no way to predict that the book would go on to become one of the most beloved children’s literature series of all time. The Pooh stories have been translated into dozens of languages and sold millions of copies in addition to being adapted by Disney into one of the studio’s most iconic and successful animated franchises. Just this year, Disney released the first live-action Pooh film, Christopher Robin. To further bring this iconic characters to life, Houston’s own Kids’ Backporch Productions will perform Winnie the Pooh this weekend, and Goldstar.com is offering discount tickets to make this show a no-brainer for any Pooh fan.
Kids’ Backporch Productions is a local non-profit devoted to performing classic children’s literature and historical events in family-friendly productions throughout the greater Houston area. Winnie the Pooh is being performed as part of a double-header alongside Aesop’s Funny Fables, a lighthearted romp through the world of these timeless tales from Ancient Greece. Some of the most famous of Aesop’s fables will be performed as part of the production including “The Fox and the Grapes,” The Fox and the Crow,” “The Lion and the Mouse,” “The Ant and the Grasshopper,” and ‘The Wind and the Sun.” After the performances, kids and their grown-ups can get a chance to meet and greet with all of the beloved characters from these timeless stories.
Winnie the Pooh and Aesop’s Funny Fables will be performed at Shadycrest Baptist Church in Pearland on Friday, October 19th at 7:00 p.m., Saturday, October 20th at 3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m., and Sunday, October 21st at 3:00 p.m. Tickets usually start at $15 for adults and $9 for children, but you can get them for just $4.50 for kids and $7.50 for adults through Goldstar.com. All it takes is an email address or Facebook account and you can get exclusive deals on cheap tickets in Houston.
Don’t miss this chance to take a trip through the 100-Acre Wood with Winnie the Pooh, Tigger, Piglet, and all of the other beloved characters from some of the world’s most classic tales.