Company: Virginia RepDate: Wednesday, March 7, 10am & 12:30pm (in Oelwein, Iowa)Curriculum Connections: Literature-based, MusicSuggested Audience: 2-8Teacher's Guide
Description: Huck and Tom and the Mighty Mississippi introduces the audience to the characters, setting, humor and humanity of Mark Twain’s most famous novels, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. Selected scenes from the novels form the basis of our musical play and introduce us to some of the most legendary adventures and characters in all of American literature. Join Huck, Tom, Jim, Becky Thatcher, Aunt Polly and all the residents and rapscallions of Hannibal, Missouri as they explore the majestic river that defined their lives, tested their souls, and carried their spirit into the heart of America.
BEYOND THE PERFORMANCE
KALEIDOSCOPE CONNECTIONS: UNI Education Majors will visit your classroom to deliver a pre-performance lesson with your students. The lesson will include participatory activities, discussion, and student centered work that connects them to the performance.
-Grades: 2-6-Available: Friday, March 2, 2018-Duration: One, 45-minute lesson-Cost: FREE-To request, contact Amy at 319-273-3679 or firstname.lastname@example.org by February 1, 2018
THEATER TOUR following the performance. Registration required. Contact Amy at 319-273-3679 or email@example.com at least two weeks prior.