The Snowy Day and Other Stories
February 4 – April 22, 2o17
at the Apollo Theater in Lincoln Park
For Ages 3 – 9
THE SNOWY DAY AND OTHER STORIES
“A Magical Rite of Passage Story”
Adapted from the Books by Ezra Jack Keats
By Jerome Hairston
Directed by Emerald City Theatre Artistic Director Jacqueline Stone
For ages 3 – 9
Celebrating first experiences, young Peter’s childhood adventures are told through shadow puppetry and movement for a visual feast in Emerald City Theatre’s 100th production! Enjoy the enchantment of a small child growing up in the big city experiencing a first snowfall, a first pet, and a first crush. Featuring the first African American protagonist in a full-color picture book series, four of author Ezra Jack Keats’ best-selling books – including two Caldecott Award-winners – are combined to bring this captivating and poignant play to life. A Chicago premiere!
Tickets start at $19 and are available online or through the Apollo Theater box office at 773.935.6100.