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World on a String (Celebrating Cultural Diversity)

Presented by Maritime Marionettes

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  • Grade Levels: PP to 8
  • Duration: 50 min. with optional question and answer period
  • Cost: $650 + HST for one show, $1,100 for two shows, same day, same location
  • Audience size: 350 with stage, 200 without stage
  • Booking Dates: Available on request during the school season
  • Languages: English, French
  • Workshops available by special arrangement:
    Introduction to Puppetry for grades 3 and up (1 hr, max 3 per day)
    Marionette Making for grades 5 and up (2.5 – 3 hrs, 1 per day)
    Please contact coordinator[at]performns.ca for more details.

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Red Riding Hood

Presented by Maritime Marionettes

Wolf in forest

  • Grade Levels: Appropriate for all ages, recommended for pre-school to grade 6
  • Duration : 35 min. with optional question and answer period
  • Cost: $500 + HST for one show, $200 + HST for each additional show at the same school, same day
    Note: Maximum 140 students per performance for this production
  • Booking Dates: Available on request during the school season
  • Languages: English
  • Workshops available by special arrangement:

Introduction to Puppetry for grades 3 and up (1 hr, max 3 per day)
Marionette Making for grades 5 and up (2.5 – 3 hrs, 1 per day)
Please contact coordinator[at]performns.ca for more details.

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Art Attackkk!

Halifax Theatre for Young People presents:

Art Attackkk!

 

WakeUpWoodenhead

■     Grade Levels: 2 - 6
■     Duration: 60 min. with question and answer period
■     Cost: $650/1 show, $1000/2 shows
■     Next Booking Dates Available: September 24-October 4, 2019
■     Website:www.halifaxtheatreforyoungpeople.com
■     Study Guide Available

Three short plays by Nova Scotian playwrights inspired by original Nova Scotian art!  Art Attackk! is a “vibrant and fascinating mix of art and theatre”. This funny and endearing show includes a hip hop musical, the story of an unexpected friendship and a eulogy for a cat! Art Attackk! hits kids where they live and demonstrates that art and creativity can help us understand, accept, and express our emotions and connect with others. “[This} wonderful mix of art and plays helped to inform students of the importance of understanding their feelings and positive connections with others.  I would recommend to any school looking for an engaging presentation for their students.” (Vice-Principal,Cunard Jr. High).

Art Attackkk! addresses the following 3 – 6 Curriculum Outcomes:

  • English Language Arts   *Learn to respond critically to a range of texts, applying their knowledge of language, form and genre.*Interact with sensitivity and respect, considering cultural  contexts, audience, purpose, and situation.*Explore, clarify and reflect upon thoughts and  experiences.Health Education *Develop awareness that values are an integral part in  making healthy decisions and fostering healthy behaviour*Develop awareness of the link between positive   self‐identity and making healthy decisions that affect  relationships and care of selfVisual Arts

    *Reflect upon and develop respect for art and art making

    *Examine a broad range of artworks through time and cultures

    * Seek personal meaning in  artwork and communicate their discoveries

    *Explore art as a way of expressing ideas and points of view

    *Competencies

    *Consider possible consequences of decisions, judgments, and solutions to problems and begin to accept responsibility for actions.

    Halifax’s only full-time, professional theatre for young audiences.
    Creating empathetic, thoughtful young people through the transformative power of theatre since 2009.

The Lonely Leprechaun/Le lutin solidaire

Presented by Maritime Marionettes

sandy

  • Grade Levels: Appropriate for all ages, recommended for elementary school
  • Duration: 50 min. with optional question and answer period
  • Cost: $650 + HST for one show, $1100 + HST for two
  • Booking Dates: Available on request during the school season
  • Languages: English and French
  • Study Guide: Leprechaunstudyguide in PDF format

Workshops available by special arrangement:
Introduction to Puppetry for grades 3 and up (1 hr, max 3 per day)
Marionette Making for grades 5 and up (2.5 – 3 hrs, 1 per day)
Please contact coordinator[at]performns.ca for more details.

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Presented by Maritime Marionettes

Mollyforpress

  • Grade Levels: Appropriate for all ages, recommended for elementary school
  • Duration: 50 min. with optional question and answer period
  • Cost: $650 + HST for one show, $1100 + HST for two
  • Booking Dates: Available on request during the school season
  • Languages: English and French
  • Study Guide: StudyguideMolly in PDF format

Workshops available by special arrangement:
Introduction to Puppetry for grades 3 and up (1 hr, max 3 per day)
Marionette Making for grades 5 and up (2.5 – 3 hrs, 1 per day)
Please contact coordinator[at]performns.ca for more details.

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ALIEN

Presented by The Doppler Effect Productions

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  • Grade Levels: Appropriate for grades 7 – 12
  • Duration: 60 min. with optional question and answer period
  • Cost: $550 for one performances, $900 for two
  • Booking Dates: Available on request during the school season
  • Languages: English
  • Recommended maximum number of students per performance: 150

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Fool School (Physical Comedy 101)

Presented by Frankie Productions

fool school

  • Grade Levels: Appropriate for all ages
  • Duration: 50 min. with optional question and answer period
  • Cost: $550 for one performance, $900 for two performances
  • Booking Dates: Available on request during the school season
  • Languages: English (not necessary to speak English to comprehend performance)
  • Workshops: with performer, Christian Murray, available on request

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Rumpelstiltskin/Kirikiki

Presented by Maritime Marionettes

RumpleMM

  • Grade Levels: Appropriate for all ages, recommended for elementary school
  • Duration: 50 min. with optional question and answer period
  • Cost: $650 + HST for one show, $1100 + HST for two
  • Booking Dates: Available on request during the school season
  • Languages: English and French

Workshops available by special arrangement:

  • Introduction to Puppetry for grades 3 and up (1 hr, max 3 per day)
  • Marionette Making for grades 5 and up (2.5 – 3 hrs, 1 per day)

Please contact coordinator[at]performns.ca for more details.
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The Bremen Town Musicians/Les Musiciens de Brême

Presented by Maritime Marionettes

BremanMM

  • Grade Levels: Appropriate for all ages, recommended for elementary school
  • Duration: 50 min. with optional question and answer period
  • Cost: $650 + HST for one show, $1100 + HST for two
  • Booking Dates: Available on request during the school season
  • Languages: English and French
  • Study Guide: Available here in PDF format

Workshops available by special arrangement:

  • Introduction to Puppetry for grades 3 and up (1 hr, max 3 per day)
  • Marionette Making for grades 5 and up (2.5 – 3 hrs, 1 per day)

Please contact coordinator[at]performns.ca for more details.
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Jack and the Beanstalk

Presented by Maritime Marionettes

MM - JAck and the Beanstock

  • Grade Levels: Appropriate for all ages, recommended for elementary school
  • Duration: 50 min. with optional question and answer period
  • Cost: $650 + HST for one show, $1100 + HST for two
  • Booking Dates: Available on request during the school season
  • Languages: English and French
  • Study Guide: Available here in PDF format

Workshops available by special arrangement:

  • Introduction to Puppetry for grades 3 and up (1 hr, max 3 per day)
  • Marionette Making for grades 5 and up (2.5 – 3 hrs, 1 per day)

Please contact coordinator[at]performns.ca for more details.

It all begins when Jack trades his cow to a mysterious traveler for some magic beans. But Jack’s mother, not believing they are magical, throws the beans to the ground.

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