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Brown Bear, Brown Bear and Other Treasured Stories

April 1, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

$10 – $15

Brown Bear, Brown Bear and Other Treasured Stories By Eric Carle will bring together old favorites and new friends. Featuring evocative music, stunning visual effects and innovative puppetry, the triple-bill highlights three of Eric Carle’s most beloved tales.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar is joined by a whimsical cast of adventurous animals drawn from the pages of Brown Bear, Brown Bear What Do You See? The poignant story of a young girl’s unusual quest, Papa Please Get The Moon For Me, completes an hour-long performance, which both entertains and educates.

On tour since 2011, Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia’s acclaimed show continues to attract new and returning fans. To date more than 400 performances have been applauded by over 250,000 spectators throughout North America and Singapore.


April 1, 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
$10 – $15


Niswonger Performing Arts Center
212 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, 37745


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