Puppet Playdate: Juneteenth-Stories of Color

Categories: Arts & Exhibitions Theatre & Shows Family-Friendly Holidays Education

Past Dates & Times

  • Saturday, Jun 19, 2021 1:00 pm

Location

Center for Puppetry Arts - 1404 Spring St

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Details

Join us on an adventure exploring folktales from the African diaspora. Using music, song, and movement, our Teaching Artist will lead participants in the retelling of two folktales: The First Music and Abiyoyo.

Then sit back and watch Anansi and Sister Mud Turtle come to life in a shadow puppet show accompanied by Nigerian drumming and narration. You'll finish your African experience by making your own very own Anansi puppet!‚Äč