THE WORLD FAMILY PUPPET THEATRE offers exciting school year puppetry arts programs. Participants bring alive the folktales of the worlds’ peoples thus learning valuable lessons of getting along. This program model has been refined over 39 years of multicultural arts programs for children. Time travel to a land or time far away, experience world kinship, compassion, lifelong positive problem-solving, while making new friends!
Teaching puppetry skills of puppet & script creation, dramatization, performance. Each of 6 weekly sessions focus on one style of puppetry (hand puppet, mask, shadow, clay/toy theatre, & marionette) and one world region. The last day of each block offers a free performance to the community by the children and the master.
Saturday mornings, 10:00am to 11:30am
Next session begins October 21, 2017.
COST: $100/child in advance or $20/class drop-in
(if space is available).
The birthday girl or boy can choose
3 of the following activities for their special day:
MUSIC & DANCE
Additionally, the birthday person can choose from
one of the following party themes:
Princesses & Princes
Local History & The Sea Serpent
A Trip Around the World!
(with a focus on local ethnic traditions)
…or a theme of your choice!
DORA TEVAN has 39 years experience bringing world cultures alive with her Ethnic Arts Center. Both she and the EAC were awarded the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Service Award by the City of Somerville for presenting an astounding 35,000 multicultural arts programs to children in need. She lives in Rockport with her husband, artist Corey Tevan.