JACK AND THE MAGIC BEAN
Written by Linda A. Carson
Directed by Kim Selody
Produced by Presentation House Theatre
IN THE STUDIO APR. 14-MAY 10, 2020
RECOMMENDED FOR JK-GRADE 3 | AGES 3-8
PLEASE NOTE: Young People’s Theatre has cancelled the remainder of its 2019.20 season, including all performances of Jack and the Magic Bean, due to growing global concern around the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. Learn more.
From the award-winning creative team of Where the Wild Things Are comes a delightfully innovative Spanish-English spin on a cherished classic. Back by popular demand, join Jack on his journey to the giant’s farmland with this interactive environmental tale, created in collaboration with Mexico City’s Marionetas de la Esquina.
Winner of the 2019 Jessie Richardson Theatre Awards (Theatre for Young Audiences) for Outstanding Performance and Significant Artistic Achievement
“Like the best theatre for young audiences, Jack and the Magic Bean combines clever storytelling, imagination, and an important lesson.” – Vancouver Presents
Ancestral Teaching: Truth about environmental and social concerns can be told in a thoroughly engaging way.
Runs approx. 55 min.*
*Run time does not include the post-show Q&A that takes place immediately after most performances (with the exception of previews or cancellations due to unforeseen circumstances).
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Program & Study Guide
Play Based Learning – Full Day Kindergarten curriculum; Science – Environment Education; Drama; Language Arts
7 Ancestral Teachings
Environmental responsibility, determining values, concern for others
- School and Groups
11AM Pay What You Can2PM
10:30AM | Relaxed Performance12:45PM
11AM | Relaxed Performance2PM
10:30AM12:45PM | ASL Interpreted Performance
2PM | ASL Interpreted Performance4PM