The Puppet People return with "The Firebird" at Saratoga Springs Public Library on Wednesday, August 14th. Inspired by the Russian folktale and popular ballet, watch as even the impossible is possible, as the mythical firebird comes to life and Ivan and Princess Yelena team up to break the enchantment placed over their kingdom. This 50 minute magical puppet fantasy features beautifully handcrafted marionettes, lavish costumes, vivid sets, and a large body puppet; masterly accompanied by Stravinsky's musical score from the ballet of "The Firebird." Explore themes such as: cooperation, friendship, courage, self - esteem and responsibility, in our newest puppet production.
This production is ideal for students entering grades K - 6. Choose from one of two performances - 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. FREE TICKETS AVAILABLE IN THE CHILDREN'S ROOM at the Saratoga Springs Public Library. LIMIT: 8 per person.