Discovery Days: Discover Africa
Join us as we celebrate puppetry traditions in other cultures through this intimate, in-person, interactive program!
- From Story to Stage: Enjoy an interactive storytelling/puppetry experience featuring trickster tales from Africa, where audience members discover playful wisdom as stories unfold.
- Puppet Creation Station: Build and perform with your own Baobab Tree rod puppet. The Baobab tree is a revered symbol of African life and culture.
- Discovery Puppetry Cart: Experience the hands-on the art and magic of African puppetry by becoming a part of a masquerade celebration featuring puppets, music, and dance and by finding out how animals are celebrated as one of the most important aspects of African life.