Puppet production of 'Jack and the Beanstalk' at Westport Library
Published 8:38 am, Saturday, February 25, 2012
The Westport Public Library will present a puppet production of "Jack and the Beanstalk" by Michael Graham's Spring Valley Puppet Theater at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, March 3, in the library's McManus Room, 20 Jesup Road.
The production, awarded the 1994 Citation of Excellence in the Art of Puppetry from the American Center of the Union International de la Marionette, will feature hand and rod puppets, according to a library news release.
The theater, established in 1977, features hand and rod puppet productions with Graham as its director. He performs professionally in schools, libraries and municipal recreational departments and has performed at the Puppeteers of America, regional festivals at Franklin & Marshall College and the University of Connecticut.
The event is free and open to all ages 5 and over.
For information, phone 203-291-4800 or visit westportlibrary.org.