The Glendale Centre Theatre presents Pinocchio – A Children’s Musical based on the classic story continuing Saturday mornings through June 16.

Directed by Patrick McMahon, produced by Brenda & Tim Dietlein, Pinocchio bursts onto the stage with all the fun and excitement theatre-goers have come to expect from the Children’s Theatre program. Join the lovable puppet and his loyal companion Smudge in their fantastic adventures as Pinocchio tries to learn how to become a real boy. Along the way, they’ll have to escape the clutches of more than one dastardly villain, including a clever and crafty fox and the mean Mama Lasagna! But when there’s trouble, they can always call on the magical Fairy Blue, who always comes to the rescue! With colorful costumes, great special effects and fun music, it’s a hit show for the whole family to enjoy – no strings attached!

Showtime is 11 a.m. Tickets are $13 for adults, $11.50 for 12 and under. V.I.P. reserved seating is $20. Discounted rates available for groups of 25 or more. For reservations call (818) 244-8481 or fax (818) 244-5042.

Glendale Centre Theatre is located at 324 N. Orange St. in Glendale.