Cinderella got to go – Too White

A production of “Cinderella” was canceled in Minnesota because the cast was 98% white.

The artistic director explained the decision as to why the Chanhassen Dinner Theater decided to drop the Rodgers and Hammerstein classic.

“It was 98 percent white. That doesn’t work with what we’re saying we’re going to do,” Michael Brindisi told Twin Cities Pioneer Press.

Instead, they will be doing “Footloose” next.

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