This weekend: Shakespeare’s ‘Pericles’, the ‘true’ pig story, Love Your Farmer

Shakespeare Dallas is kicking off their production of “Pericles.” The play is about when Pericles discovers the dreaded answer to Antioch’s riddle, he flees for his life straight into famine, shipwreck, love and fatherhood. This story moves the audience through resurrection, attempted murder and pirates before reaching a divine revelation. Directed by executive and artistic director Raphael Parry. Performance time is 8:15 p.m. for all shows. The event is at Samuell Grand Amphitheater. Visit to view the schedule. Tickets are $10 for adults, and $7 for children or seniors.

On Saturday, June 22, the Bath House Cultural Center is hosting Audacity Theater Lab and their play “Dinosaur and Robot Stop a Train,” which could be cool, or really lame. Read more about it here.

 This weekend: Plays, plays, plays and Love Your Farmer DayEvery story has another side, even the story of the Three Little Pigs. Starting this Friday, June 21, Dallas Children’s Theater brings you “The True Story of the Three Little Pigs,” running until July 14. Adapted from the hilariously popular book by Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith. In the play, A. Wolf finally gets to tell his side of the story, and you determine the ending of the play in this jazzy-cool musical that will blow the hair off your chinny chin chin! Hot off its acclaimed national tour. Visit Dallas Children’s Theater website for more information and tickets, or call 214.740.0051 for more. Tickets are $14 to $40.

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This Saturday the people from White Rock Local Garden are hosting their first “Love Your Farmer“ volunteer day from 8 a.m. to noon at White Rock Local Garden located at Garland and Fuller. To volunteer, email director Sarah Perry for instructions. Hats, sun screen and gloves are required. Bring your garden tools if you have them. Breakfast and refreshments are provided.

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