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Theater | Music

School-Time Performance: Song of the North

 
Grades 4—8
 
Fri, Mar 11, 2022
 
 
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RUN TIME: 80min
ALL TICKETS:  $8
 
 
 
 
 
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CURRICULUM CONNECTIONS: English Language Arts (folk tales, poetry), Social Studies (global history), Theater, Visual Art

An inspirational epic from ancient Persia comes to life in this stunning multi-disciplinary performance, created through shadow puppetry, projected animation, music, movement, and theater. Over 300 handmade puppets are used to tell the story of Manijeh, a courageous heroine who uses her strengths and determination to rescue her beloved and help prevent a war. Adapted from the Book of Kings (Shahnameh), a historical and cultural touchstone that is a national treasure in Iran, Song of the North challenges the Eurocentric worldview of art and storytelling. Carefully crafted for young audiences, it’s a one-of-a-kind multimedia experience that celebrates collaboration, experimentation, and unity.

Includes post-show Q&A

Leadership support for BAM Access Programs
provided by the Jerome L. Greene Foundation

JL Greene

 

Leadership support for BAM Education programs provided by: The Rita and Alex Hillman Foundation; The SHS Foundation; and The Thompson Family Foundation

 

Major Sponsor of BAM Education Programs:

Santander

 

Major support for BAM Education programs provided by: Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation; Constans Culver Foundation; The FAR Fund; Tiger Baron Foundation; The Emily Davie and Joseph S. Kornfeld Foundation; and the Joseph LeRoy and Ann C. Warner Fund

 
 
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