Goodbye Mr. Muffin Teater Refleksion (Denmark)

Public Programs

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Goodbye Mr. Muffin
Teater Refleksion (Denmark)

Public Performances

International Performing Arts for Families

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Sun, May 6, 2007 2 PM
Sun, May 6, 2007 4 PM

Goodbye Mr. Muffin tells the story of the last days in the life of a beloved guinea pig in an atmosphere of warmth, humor, and respect.

Once Mr. Muffin was young, strong, and proud. He could carry a whole cucumber on his back! Now he is old, tired, and gray. He sits alone in his house and remembers... This production from a company that specializes in puppet and animation theater for children and adults gently conveys the feelings experienced during the passing of a beloved pet.

This performance is recommended for young people ages 4-10 and their families (infants under age 1 admitted free).

The performance is 40 minutes long.

Read an essay by Director of Education Shelly Casto that discusses the philosophy that guides this series from the December 2006 issue of Columbus Parent magazine.