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Its Okay to Be Different - Stories by Todd Parr

Monday, Feb 8, 2021 at 10:00 AM
Its Okay to Be Different - Stories by Todd Parr


Company: Mermaid Theatre
Date: Monday-Tuesday, February 8-9, 2021,  10am & 12:30pm
Curriculum Connections: 
Literacy, Emotional/Social Development (Character Growth), Multiculturalism
Suggested Audience: Grades PreK-3

Description: With his signature blend of playfulness and sensitivity, Todd Parr explores important and timely subjects. It’s Okay to Be Different cleverly delivers the important messages of acceptance, understanding, and self-confidence. Equally whimsical and heartfelt, The Earth Book, is a sweet homage to our beautiful planet inspiring readers of all ages to do their part to keep the Earth happy and healthy. This is My Hair is a funny exploration of how silly hair can be and that no matter how your hair looks, always feel good about yourself.

This production will feature a diverse cast, an innovative approach to puppetry manipulation and construction, combined with playful original music for which the company has earned worldwide praise. Todd Parr is the author and illustrator of more than 40 books for children. His books are available in over fifteen languages throughout the world.


THEATER TOUR following the performance. Registration required. Contact Amy at 319-273-3679 or amy.hunzelman@uni.edu at least two weeks prior.  

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