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Puppet Shows @ Durant Arts Center

Title:Puppet Shows @ Durant Arts Center
Date & Time:Sat Feb 17, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:Dr. Oswald Durant Memorial Center, 1605 Cameron St. (Map This)
Dr. Oswald Durant Memorial Center
Event Details:The National Capital Puppetry Guild in collaboration with the Office of the Arts will present Beech Tree Puppets at two family-friendly puppet shows 10 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. on February 17 at the Durant Arts Center, located at 1605 Cameron Street.

Beech Tree Puppets, founded in 2012 by Ingrid and Ole Hass, features meaningful stories, artfully told with hand-crafted puppets and sets and the use of simple instruments and beautiful singing. The repertory currently has six shows, with two more being created for 2018. Beech Tree Puppets has also designed unique educational workshops that enhance and support the regular school curriculum.

The Durant Arts Center is managed by the City of Alexandria Office of the Arts, a division of the Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities. For additional information contact Cheryl Anne Colton at 703.746.5565, or visit

For additional information about the National Capital Puppetry Guild, contact Jeff Bragg at 703.424.5553 or

The City of Alexandria is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, as amended. To request a reasonable accommodation, e-mail or call 703.746.5565, Virginia Relay 711.
Contact Person:Cheryl Anne Colton, Regional Program Director
Contact Phone No.:703.746.5565
Fees:Reservations per show are $5 for person, including children. Children must be accompanied by at least one adult. To purchase tickets online, visit, select activity number: 355211.02 Saturday, February 17, 10 a.m. 355211.03 Saturday, February 17, 11:15 a.m.
Audience:Anyone may attend
Tags:Arts, Family, Performing Arts, Recreation, Recreation Centers, Toddlers

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