New Jersey Theatre Alliance presents  Pushcart Players production of “Stone Soup” at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, March 13 at the Newton Theatre. It's part of the Alliance’s Stages Festival, the state’s largest annual theatre festival, providing free and discounted theatre events for all ages in March. Pushcart Players joins the literacy movement with a collection of folk tales. “Stone Soup and Other Stories," is drawn from international classics and is an excellent springboard for subsequent reading.