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Leo Lionni's Swimmy, Frederick, & Inch by Inch

Date Feb 26, 2014
Time 10:00 am  
Sponsor PNC Bank
Event type Performance
Views 5855
Originating Calendar Sangamon Auditorium

Leo Lionni's exquisitely crafted Caldecott Honor books are translated to puppet theatre through the gentle storytelling style which has earned international acclaim for Mermaid Theatre. Swimmy is a tiny fish who uses ingenuity to fend off danger. Frederick, a poetic mouse, makes everyday life an artful experience. A lovable inchworm shares his facility for measuring absolutely everything. The show features an assortment of innovative puppetry styles and imaginative lighting techniques as well as an original musical score.

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