Tuesday, October 4, 2011

For the Locals: Spine-chilling Puppet Shows for Halloween!

One of the best things about living in Nashville is all the great free entertainment. Check out these free Halloween puppet shows at the Nashville Public Library!

The Ordeal of Dr. Trifulgus
October 7, 8, 14, 15

Fridays and Saturdays at 4:00 pm
Nashville Main Library Children's Theater, 30 minutes
Ages 8+ Only!

Based on the short story by Jules Verne, best known for his novels 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea and Journey to the Center of the Earth. One puppeteer tells the dark tale of a bitter, old doctor who finds out the hard way that being greedy and selfish can cause grave results.

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
October 21, 22, 28, 29

Fridays and Saturdays at 4:00 pm
Nashville Main Library Children's Theater, 30 minutes
Ages 8+ Only!

Based on the story by Washington Irving, this version is shadow puppetry and storytelling at its best and most frightening.

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