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"Canteen Tales: Quest for the Golden Spork" by Shane McNeal

Saturday, July 2, 2016
11:00am – 12:00pm

Storrs Campus
Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry, 1 Royce Circle, Storrs Center

The Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry at the University of Connecticut will once more present its popular Summertime Saturday Puppet Shows for family audiences by UConn Puppet Arts students on six Saturdays, July 2 through August 6, 2016. Each show will be performed twice, at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. All performances will take place at the Ballard Institute Theater located at 1 Royce Circle, Storrs, CT.

On July 2, join Shane McNeal in the kitchen for "Canteen Tales: Quest for the Golden Spork," as everyday objects tell the story of Sir Toby, a valiant knight from the Kingdom of Sp√ľn. Watch as he battles ogres, outwits wizards, and saves the day from a terrible dragon!

Admission is $6 for children (12 years and under), $8 for adults.

Tickets can be purchased in advance at the Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry, by phone at 860.486.8580, or online at http://bimp.ticketleap.com/ A surcharge will be added to any purchases made online. Tickets may also be purchased at the Ballard Institute on the day of performance starting at 10 a.m. There will be a limited number of seats. For more information about these performances, visit http://bimp.uconn.edu or call 860.486.8580.

Contact:

Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry, (860) 486-8580, bimp@uconn.edu

Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry (primary), Dramatic Arts, UConn Master Calendar

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