“Raise Your Voice!” features stories and songs that celebrate speaking up as a tool for creativity and growth. Audiences are treated to classic and original stories, beautiful handcrafted puppets and loads of interactive music!
The Little Engine That Could – In Caravan’s take on Watty Piper’s beloved story, the little engine overcomes doubts and fears to bring toys to the children on the other side of the mountain.
Seeking Wisdom – Anansi the spider seeks wisdom from community members (Grocer, Banker, Bus driver, Trash Collector). He learns to use common sense and do your part!”
Based on an African Folktale
The Lion and the Mouse – Giant Lion scorns the tiny mouse, ’til only a mouse can help him.
The Sleeping Dragon – Little mouse tries to wake the biggest dragon with inappropriate methods. Finally, with audience help, a whisper works where all else fails. Hand puppets and a unique lap puppet are used.
A story from China.