“The NeverEnding Story” preview at Reno Public Market

TheatreWorks of Northern Nevada (TheatreWorks) has announced the classic tale “The NeverEnding Story” as its summer performance and Artown series. Ahead of its summer run, TheatreWorks is inviting the community to a free preview at Reno Public Market on Sunday, June 25 starting at 2 p.m.

TheatreWorks shares their take on Michael Ende’s novel, “The NeverEnding Story” directed by TheatreWorks’ own Jay Escobedo, the classic adventure tale begins with Bastian, a lonely boy, who discovers a curious book — “The NeverEnding Story.” As he reads, he is transported to Fantastica, a land of stories destroyed by the Nothing. The Childlike Empress, the leader of Fantastica, chooses an unlikely hero, Atreyu, a boy of Bastian’s age, to go on a quest to save their world. At the climax of the story, it is Bastian’s belief in a story that takes the audience to a surprising and emotional conclusion.

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