UMD Theatre opens its production of Charlotte's Web at Marshall Performing Arts Center this week.

The play is based on the classic children's story by E.B. White about a pig named Wilbur who's life is saved from the butcher from the spider Charlotte.

Reserved seats are limited, but still available, for Feb 1-3 & 8-10 at 6:30 pm and maltiness on Feb 3, 4 & 10 at 2 pm.

Ticket prices range from $8 to $21 and are available online here.

Kids of all ages are welcome to create a special art project prior to the all the matinee performances from 1-1:30 pm in the Marshall Performing Arts Center Lobby.