2016 Puppets after Dark Benefit. Photo courtesy of TICO Productions LLC.
Stories We Share
Mid America Freedom Band | Mesner Puppet theater
Sat. Apr. 30th, 7:30 pm, Sun. May 1st, 2:00 pm
J.C. Nichols Auditorium, National World War I Museum and Memorial
100 W 26th St., Kansas City, MO
Mid America Freedom Band (MAFB) and world-renowned imaginative Mesner Puppet Theater collaborate for “Stories We Share”—a concert event with live puppetry. Mesner Puppet Theater has created new puppetry to be performed with Julie Giroux’s Symphony of Fables, a musical collection of Aesop and morality tales and Jessica Rudman’s Through the Looking Glass. Also slated for performance are Cécile Chaminade’s Concertino for Flute (with Brian Logan as soloist), a new work called Six, commissioned for this concert by Nicole Murphy, and a medley of Whitney Houston’s most famous numbers! Tickets are only $10.
Mid America Freedom Band is ArtsKC Catalyst Grant Recipient. Paul Mesner Puppets is an ArtsKC Ovation Grant Recipient.
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