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Anansi and The Talking Melon - Marionette Show

Join Elephant, Warthog and Ostrich on their jolly adventure to the Monkey King as they seek help for their tricky friend, Anansi. A folk tale for all ages!  Takes place under the hot summer sun.  Includes helping friends, gardening, pollinators.

West African Folktales originate from the Asante people of Ghana and have orally been passed down over generations, featuring the revered character of the Akan God of stories, wisdom and knowledge who often takes the shape of a spider.  Anansi is associated with skill and wisdom and often triumphs over foes larger than himself.  This light-hearted folktale is adapted for marionette puppet theater.

Date:
Friday, July 26, 2024
Time:
11:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Tysons-Pimmit Meeting Room 1, Tysons-Pimmit Meeting Room 2
Library Branch:
Tysons-Pimmit Regional Library
Categories:
Presentation/Performance
Audience:
  Adults     Babies and Toddlers     Preschoolers     School Age Children  
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