Scooby-Doo Live! Is Coming to El Dorado - Monday, May 12, 2014
Originally published in the El Dorado News-Times on May 11, 2014.
By: Tia Lyons
Attention all children in the area. This one’s for you.
Street El Dorado is teaming up with PJ's Coffee and the El Dorado
Creamery to bring the live action, stage version of a cartoon classic to
The Scooby-Doo Live! Musical Mysteries Tour will
make a stop at the El Dorado Municipal Auditorium, 100 W. Eighth, on
June 10. Doors open at 6 p.m. and showtime is at 7:00 p.m.
family musical features one of America’s most beloved and enduring
cartoon franchises: talking great dane Scooby-Doo and the teenage
Mystery Inc. Gang, — Fred, Daphne, Velma and Shaggy.
Using a fun,
familiar storyline and colorful costumes and stage designs taken
straight from the animated series, the SDLMMT sets the scene with a call
to the gang to solve the mystery of a trouble-making ghost that is
haunting a local theater.
The show is interactive and engages young audiences by making them feel like they are a part of the action.
by TV Guide as the fifth greatest cartoon character of all time,
Scooby-Doo has enjoyed a successful run of more than four decades in the
form of animated TV series and specials, films, video games, comic
books, stage plays, etc., and is showing no signs of slowing down.
SDLMMT is part of a new direction MSE is taking this year to bring more
shows to El Dorado that are geared toward children and families.
are excited to present our first kids production, and it doesn't get
any better than Scooby-Doo Live!" said Mark Givens, executive director
of Main Street El Dorado.
Tickets for the show are
reserved-seating, and they may be purchased by visiting
www.mainstreeteldorado.org or calling the MSE office at (870) 862-4747.
are $75 (VIP - Golden Circle, which includes a pre-show Meet and Greet
with the cast), $33 (Orchestra), $28 (Parquet), $23 (Loge), and $18