Saturday Explorer Series by 24th Street Theatre | Virtual
May 8 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 12:30 pm on Saturday, repeating until May 22, 2021
24th Street Theatre’s “Saturday Explorer Series” for young audiences returns with four live, virtual performances featuring professional storytellers who share tales from around the globe.
Saturday Explorer Series Schedule:
• Saturday, May 1 at 12:30 p.m. African Akan folklore
Modern-day griot, storyteller and Renaissance man Al Bostick shares two stories from African Akan folklore including “Anansi Collects the World’s Wisdom” and “How Anansi the Spider Received the Sky-God’s Stories.”
• Saturday, May 8 at 12:30 p.m. Morning Stories with My Abuelo
Santino Jimenez tells Morning Stories with My Abuelo, “The Day It Snowed Tortillas” and “Juan Cigarron,” in both English and Spanish.
• Saturday, May 15 at 12:30 p.m. Love and Magic
Bennett Schneider presents Love and Magic, two tales from Oscar Wilde about the magic made by love and compassion, and the love made possible by magic.
• Saturday, May 22 at 12:30 p.m. Love and Magic
Shivani Thakkar’s Mythology, Magic, and Miracles, excerpted from India’s Ramayana, is a story of great love, enchanted forests, an epic war and the birth of the Indian New Year celebrationPero
TICKET PRICE: $10 per show or all four shows for $24
AUDIENCE: Appropriate for all ages, best enjoyed by kids 6-10 and their families