The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
WHEN: MONDAY, JUNE 27th 6:30PM
WHO: PENNY JONES & CO. PUPPETS Early Childhood Puppet Theatre has been a mainstay of children’s theater in New York since the 1970’s. The company specializes in informal puppet shows for children aged three to eight, and puppet ballets with live music for audiences of adults, children or both.
HUDSON RIVER PARK’S HUDSON RIVER KIDS
WHERE: PIER 62 in Chelsea (cross at 22nd Street)
Rain location PIER 40 lobby
BUS AND SUBWAY: M20, M22, M23, A, C, E,
INFO: www.pennypuppets.org 212 924-0525
THE SORCERER’S APPRENTICE with The Fisherman and the Genie
A puppet ballet set to The Sorcerer’s Apprentice score by Dukas, about a boy who starts something he cannot stop when he tries magic instead of muscle – as originally instructed. When the water rises he is overwhelmed with oysters, sword fish, jelly fish, shark, sea horse, octopus and giant whale, all swimming exuberantly until the Sorcerer arrives to set things right.
with “THE FISHERMAN AND THE GENIE,” (with music by Françaix), tells the story of a fisherman and his wife who find they miss their frugal, simple life after the genie grants their wishes for wealth and power.
“Two sweet little stories using hand puppets, rod puppets, music and imaginative props ” – New York Parent
“Inventive, charming and warm…” – Westchester Weekend
AGE RANGE: best for 3 to 8 ( but no minimum or maximum)