HANSEL AND GRETEL & More Coming to AZ Puppet Theater Next Month
SPECIAL GUEST ARTIST EULENSPIEGEL PUPPET THEATRE PRESENTS "LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD": Eulenspiegel's adaptation of this beloved Grimm's folk tale uses delightfully crafted Bohemian marionettes and the set is an extra-large pop-up storybook, all designed and created by puppeteer Monica Leo. In addition to seven puppets, the cast includes a wacky, flamboyant storyteller who relates to the audience as well as the characters. Learn more at http://puppetspuppets.com
Friday, March 7 & Saturday, March 8
MARCH TO A DIFFERENT DRUMMER PUPPET SLAM: Celebrate the quirky, the offbeat and the weird and let your freak flag fly at the "March to a Different Drummer" Puppet Slam! The Slam brings together edgy puppeteers presenting exciting short works for adults. Outrageous, moving, bawdy, controversial -- expect the unexpected! Featuring special Guest Artist MONICA LEO of EULENSPIEGEL PUPPET THEATRE. ADULTS ONLY, ages 18+. $10 if PAID at least 24 hrs in advance, $12 day-of-show. 8pm both nights.
"HANSEL AND GRETEL": The traditional tale of a brother, a sister, a witch and an amazing gingerbread house with music from Humperdinck's opera.
SHOWTIMES (unless otherwise noted): Wednesdays through Fridays at 10am, Saturdays at 10am & 2pm, Sundays at 2pm
PRICES (unless otherwise noted): $10 for adults (ages 13+), $7 for children (ages 0-12 yrs)
The Great Arizona Puppet Theater is located at 302 W. Latham St. in Phoenix. Please call 602-262-2050 for reservations, directions and additional information; also, visit the theater online at www.azpuppets.org