puppet shows

Review: Ballerina Swan

Last week we had a chance to check out Ballerina Swan, a family show that blends dance, theater, and puppetry by Making Books Sing. Making Books Sing takes family friendly books and turns them into shows that the whole family can enjoy. In the play, four students who take ballet class at a dance school near Central Park become friends with a swan named Sophie, who dreams of being a

Spotlight: Sandra Robbins and Shadowbox Theatre

For some of us, taking our children to shows is just another part of having little ones. Whether it be a huge production or a play at your neighborhood theatre, you might not realize you’re giving your children a much bigger gift than a set of tickets. Sandra Robbins,  founder of Shadow Box Theatre says that the gift of theatre lasts a lifetime. When a family attends shows together, they