Traveling Shows for Young People

 

Aesop'sFables

(grades K-6) Theatre Arts, Language Arts, Social Studies, Multi-Cultural

Masks and mime bring to life Aesop's world of industrious insects and crafty animals.  This hilarious show (with a moral or two) features updated versions of four famous fables:  The Fox and the Crow, Androcles and the Lion, The Ant and the Grasshoppers and The Tortoise and the Hare.  See how feelings can be expressed even from behind a mask!   To book this show, please call the Texas Mime Theatre at (713) 880-9868 or e-mail info@texasmimetheatre.org

 

 

Backstreet Peter & the Wild, Wild Wolf 
(grades K-6)      Theatre Arts, Language Arts, Social Studies, Music, Multi-Cultural

 

Accompanied by Prokofiev's timeless music, the beloved characters of Peter and the Wolf are transported to a modern-day, inner-city setting in this updated version of the children's classic.  Mime and music tell the story in a refreshingly exciting new way.  Students also learn about the instruments of the orchestra and how music enhances the story.  To book this show, please call the Texas Mime Theatre at (713) 880-9868 or e-mail info@texasmimetheatre.org

 

 

 

Carnival of Animals

(grades K-6)  Theatre Arts, Language Arts, Social Studies, Music, Multi-Cultural

Enthrall your students with the marvelous story of King Lion's quest to run away and join the circus!  Mime, masks, puppets and the music of Saint-Saens transport children to a land of enchantment where a tortoise can dance and an elephant can walk a tightrope!  Surprises abound in this delightful and original story.  To book this show, please call Young Audiences of Houston at (713) 520-9264 or e-mail info@texasmimetheatre.org

 


"You Don't Need Words To Tell a Story"

 (Grades K-6)  Theatre Arts, Language Arts, Social Studies

Character, Plot, Conflict and Setting are Texas Mime Theatre's "silent partners" in this creative program that combines the art of pantomime with a lesson on the story elements.  Imagination, wit and surprise mark this engaging program which presents mime as a highly expressive story-telling medium.  Such classic sketches as "The Library", "The Bakers" and "Fishing" entertain as they educate.  Students might find themselves on stage as members of "The Orchestra".  To book this show, please call Young Audiences of Houston at (713) 520-9264 or e-mail info@texasmimetheatre.org

 

 


"Of Mime and Matter"

 (Grades K-6)  Theatre Arts,  Science

Texas Mime Theatre takes your students from TEKS to TAKS in this fun exciting program using science concepts rooted in physical science and life science.  Through the creative, energetic and physical theatre of pantomime, mime stories and actions, students learn the concepts of the actions of a scientist, components of science and scientific method.   To book this show, please call Young Audiences of Houston at (713) 520-9264 or
e-mail info@texasmimetheatre.org

 

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