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Puppet Performance: microScope Toy Theater presents A Real Elephant

Wednesday and Thursday, December 26th &27th |2 p.m. & 4 p.m.

A Real Elephant is a puppet play based on the children’s novel by Russian author Alexander Kuprin. Promoted as “one of the best family events in Moscow” in 2011, this toy theater performance tells the tale of Nadia, a little girl who has lost her passion for life – until one day she is inspired by a dream and makes a wish for a real elephant to visit her. Come find out who the real larger-than-life leading character is in this performance for ages four and up. A Real Elephant  is presented in conjunction with the DIA exhibition Fabergé: The Rise and Fall, now showing through January 21st, 2013.
Recommended for ages six and up.