Trickster Tales

TTTrickster-anansi-with-hippo-and-rope-1024x591Running Time: 45 minutes
Audience: PK-Grade 5 and families
Recommended audience size: up to 350
Trickster Tales – Learning Guide for educators

Can a spider defeat an elephant at tug-of-war? Overpower a python? Capture a cloud of hornets? With Anansi the Spider, world famous trickster, all things are possible…if you only have a plan! This show brings traditional stories from West Africa to live with expressive rod puppets, original music, and lots of puns. Performed on a large, twelve-foot stage with colorful scenery and amazing scene changes. It’s a high-energy show with lots of laughs!

Space & Technical Requirements: Clear, performing area that is 15 feet wide, 15 feet deep and has a ceiling clearance of at least 8 feet. We provide wireless mic and professional sound or can work through your house system.

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Barefoot Puppet Theater tours award-winning programs to theatres, schools, libraries, children's museums and more. Though we are based out of Richmond, VA, our self-contained productions tour across the country. No matter your location, Barefoot Puppet Theatre would be thrilled to perform for you! Contact us today!

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P.O. Box 26366, Richmond, VA 23260 | 804. 458. 3377