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“Isidor’s Cheek” by Sandglass Theater

Saturday, November 14, 2015
3:00pm – 4:00pm

Storrs Campus
Ballard Institute Theater, 1 Royce Circle, Storrs Center

The Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry at the University of Connecticut will host its Fall Puppet Performance Series on four Saturdays from October to December 2015, featuring outstanding works for puppet theater by professional puppeteers from the Northeast. There will be two showings of each production, at 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m., in the Ballard Institute Theater located at 1 Royce Circle in Storrs Center.

On November 14, join us as Ines Zeller of Sandglass Theater performs the award-winning classic “Isidor’s Cheek” on a revolving stage. One day, Isidor’s cheek runs away, and he must search around the world to find it. This performance is part of the grand opening of the Ballard Institute's new exhibition "From Thought to Image: 30 Years of Sandglass Theater," featuring work by Eric Bass and Ines Zeller Bass on Saturday, November 14.

Ticket Prices: Adults: $10; Students: $7; Kids: $5

Tickets will be sold in advance through the Connecticut Repertory Theatre Box Office located in the lobby of the Nafe Katter Theatre at 820 Bolton Rd, Storrs CT 06269. Tickets may be purchased in person at the box office, by calling (860) 486-2113, or online at A $3.00 surcharge will be added to any purchases made online or over the phone. Tickets may be purchased at the Ballard Institute on the days of performances. There will be a limited number of seats. For more information about these shows, visit or call (860) 486-8580.


Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry, (860) 486-8580,

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

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