Hudson Valley’s premiere puppet company, “Up In Arms”, will perform their interactive puppet musical, “Tortoise and Hare’s Race to Health” on Sat., Mar. 25 at 11 a.m. at the Greenwood Lake Public Library, located at 79 Waterstone Rd. in Greenwood Lake. To register, call the library at 477-8377 Ext. 101. The program is free.
Join Benjamin Booksmart as he helps his friend Terrence the Tortoise prepare for another race with Henry the Hare. Inspired by Aesop’s famous fable, “The Tortoise and the Hare,” a cast of colorful, fun puppet friends find different solutions, inspired through books, to help us all prepare for a race everyone can win – becoming our healthiest self! Kids of all ages will enjoy this sing-along, move-along, learn-along, interactive show while Benjamin and his friends keep the audience happy, healthy and engaged! The show has been called “.an educational show that’s also very funny and entertaining” and “.one of the best quality, fun, educational, audience-engaging shows.” Run-time is approximately 40 minutes. Stay after the show for a meet and greet and have photos taken with two of the show’s puppet stars!
In 2012, David Manley launched the Newburgh, NY based Up In Arms after a partnership with writer Alex Ishkanian. For more information visit www.upinarms.biz online or on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/upinarmspuppets.