Performing Arts - Theater | October 27 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | Hearst Museum of Anthropology
Golden Thread Fairytale Players present
Leilas Quest for Flight
at the Hearst Museum of Anthropology
written and directed by Torange Yeghiazarian
drawn from Palestinian folktales
When the optometrist shatters little Leilas dream of becoming a pilot, a menagerie of mythic birds gather to help her accomplish her goal.
30-minute performance is followed by 20-minute Q & A session with the cast, as well as a brochure with information on the themes and background of the play and further resources for learning.
Golden Thread Fairytale Players create multicultural performances that draw from enriching folk tales and timeless childrens stories. Drawn from beloved Palestinian folk tales, Leilas Quest for Flight incorporates music, dance, and physical comedy. These dynamic shows are entertaining for all ages, connecting diverse cultural traditions to contemporary themes. goldenthread.org/fairytale
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