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Performances

Below is a list of our available performances for 2020-2021. All performances taking place remotely – either live streamed or pre-recorded.

If you have a virtual performance already booked, please go back and move your curser to the right of the PERFORMANCES tab for the Virtual Performance link.

Magic and Mental Health

by Bill Wood
Part Performance, Part Lecture, Part Workshop, All Fun.
Bill Wood History of Magic

■     Grade Levels: 3 – 12 (adapted in content according to grade level)
■     Duration: 45 min.
■     Cost: For 2020-21 only, performances provided at no cost to the school
■     Format: For 2020-21 only, performance will be live streamed
■     Special considerations: Each student will need two coins/washers or poker chips, a pencil and a few elastic bands.

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Brundibár

Presented by Halifax Theatre for Young People

(prerecorded for COVID-19 presentation)

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  • Grade Levels: 3 – 8
  • Duration: 45 min
  • Cost: For 2020-21 only, there will be no cost to the schools
  • Format: For 2020-21 only, production is prerecorded
  • Website: www.halifaxtheatreforyoungpeople.com
  • Study Guide Available

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Presented by Maritime Marionettes

(Prerecorded for Covid-19 presentation, live post show Q & A available, available in English and French)

World on a String photo

  • Grade Levels: PP to 8
  • Duration: 50 min. with optional question and answer period
  • Cost: For 2020-21 only, there will be no cost to the schools
    Usual cost $650 + HST for one show, $1,100 for two shows, same day, same location
  • Format: For 2020-21 only, production is prerecorded
  • 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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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: For 2020-21 only, there will be no cost to the school
    Usual cost is $550 for one performances, $900 for two
  • Format: For 2020-21 only, performance will be live streamed
  • 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

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  • Grade Levels: Appropriate for all ages
  • Duration: 50 min. with optional question and answer period
  • Cost: For 2020-21 only, there will be no cost to the school
    Usual cost$550 for one performance, $900 for two performances
  • Format: For 2020-21 only, performance will be live streamed
  • 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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