BUFFALO, NY -- With help from a little pixie dust, the story of Peter Pan comes to life in the stage production of "Finding Neverland," and it's set to open in Buffalo.

The national touring company of the award-winning Broadway play chose Buffalo's historic Shea's Theater to prepare for their 28-city tour.

Photojournalist Dooley O'Rourke looked into what attracted the production to Buffalo. Watch his story in the video player above.