Beech Tree Puppets present Jack and the Beanstalk at the New Deal Cafe, Jun 1 at 1pm
Beech Tree Puppets presents:
Jack and the Beanstalk
at The New Deal Cafe in Greenbelt
Saturday June 1, 2019 at 1pm
New Deal Cafe in Greenbelt
Beech Tree Puppets presents the classic tale “Jack and the Beanstalk”, adapted for marionette and rod puppet theater. Handcrafted puppets and set with much singing. For all ages. Show duration 40 minutes.
Suggested donation $5 per person
Beech Tree Puppets presents The Fisherman and His Wife at College Park Arts Exchange, Mar 23
Beech Tree Puppets presents:
The Fisherman and His Wife
Sunday, March 24, 2019, 3:00 pm, Old Parish House
Location: College Park Arts Exchange
A classic fairy tale from the Brothers Grimm, presented in Beech Tree’s serene and mesmerizing style.
Free and Open to the Public
Beech Tree Puppets presents The Crystal Ball at College Park Arts Exchange, Apr 8
Beech Tree Puppets presents “The Crystal Ball”
Sun. Apr. 8, 2018 at 3 pm, Old Parish House
College Park Arts Exchange, Old Parish House, 4711 Knox Road, College Park MD 20740
Follow the young Prince on his journey to save his brothers who have been transformed into animals by an evil sorceress. Original songs and hand-crafted puppets and sets from silk, wool, and wood.
Beech Tree Puppets presents The Crystal Ball at Christian Community Church in College Park, Sep 30 at 11am
Beech Tree Puppets presents
The Crystal Ball
based on the Grimm’s tale.
Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 11am
Location: Christian Community Church, 4221 Metzerott Road, College Park
Follow the young prince on his journey to save his brothers, who have been transformed into animals by an evil sorceress. To save his brothers and win the princess, he overcomes great challenges. Ingrid and Ole Hass guide their handcrafted, multicultural marionettes while singing, narrating and playing instruments. The 40-minute performance will entertain audiences of all ages. Admission is free, though a free-will offering would be welcome.
Admission is free.
Beech Tree Puppets present The Hollow Stump at the Greenbelt Community Center, Feb 5 at 3pm
Location: Greenbelt Community Center Gymnasium 15 Crescent Rd.
Performance and craft workshop are free.
1-3pm: craft workshop – make a mixed media wreath with artist Karla Lawrence. Materials provided, but bring any embellishments you’d like to include.
3pm: Greenbelt’s own Beech Tree Puppets performs “The Hollow Stump”. Seven very different animals seek shelter from the winter cold and snow. Adapted from the popular folktale The Mitten, this story celebrates community as the animals learn to share one space.
1-4pm: studio open house and sale with the Community Center’s Artists in Residence. Beautiful and affordable paintings, prints, fiber arts, ceramics, funky jewelry, notecards and more!
1-4pm: visit the art gallery and the Greenbelt Museum exhibit room. Enjoy paintings by Mike McConnell and a display about Lenore Thomas Straus, the artist who created Greenbelt’s iconic Mother and Child statue.