Family Audiences

Brick Bros. Circus.  This inventive play delights audiences of all ages, bringing the world of play, creativity and performance to life, brick by brick by brick.

“Succeeded in captivating the attention of the children and seducing the adults with their humour and finesse.”      Canada d’Aujourd’hui.  Paris, France.

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Cinderella in Muddy York.  The much loved story is reset in 1830’s Upper Canada, just as “Muddy” York is to be renamed Toronto.

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“Plays beautifully to children and adults alike. This show is magic for everybody.”
Lynn Slotkin, CBC 

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Walidad the Grass Cutter.  Performed with delicately carved rod marionettes, delightful visual effects and traditional Persian music, this retelling of a Near-Eastern folk tale is puppet theatre for older family audiences.

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Stunningly beautiful   Winnipeg Free Press                    
Very sophisticated… a delight  Animations, UK

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Foolish Tales for Foolish Times.  Four foolish tales, full of venerable folk wisdom from around the world, are retold in a celebration of our shared humanity.

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“We would have them back again, and recommend to other schools.”
The Principal, Children’s Garden School      

“I wish they could come to our school every day!”   A student, Lockview P.S.

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Bed & Breakfast.   A charming adaptation of The Princess and the Pea, set in a magnificent miniature mansion of the Edwardian era.

“It’s one of those lovely traditions that bring richness and colour to the multi-faceted theatrical life of the city.”    Toronto Star

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Tea at the Palace.  A sumptuous retelling of two stories told in old Russia, rich in magical surprises and mechanical ingenuity, inventive puppetry and exuberant folk music.

“Inventive! Imaginative! Sophisticated!” Toronto Star “Adults as well as their children are wide-eyed”  NOW Magazine

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The king, from The Miller's WifeThe Miller.  In which a poor miller leads his family from rustic poverty to middle class comfort by gently guiding his none too ethical landlord, a gullible, grasping fellow, into simple financial speculations that go way over his head. The Miller’s Wife  Is the further adventures of the miller and his family, in which the miller’s wife takes the reins when she is tied up in a plot to kill the king.

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