Performed elegantly by the Puppet Co. at Glen Echo, Sleeping Beauty combines romance and adventure in a story of fairies, frogs, kings, queens and of course, a sleeping princess and the gallant prince destined to find her. Told with rod puppets and special effects, the show is a real treat for princesses and princes, big and small. Plays at Glen Echo, May 17 to June 24. Recommended for ages 3 and a half, up. Tickets are $12. thepuppetco.org.