A puppet show
In the middle of a forest clearing a Rabbit, Squirrel, Crane, and Bear stumble across a mysterious reflective object laying in the grass. What could it be? Crane Creations in collaboration with Chamber Music Society of Mississauga is developing a new children’s puppet show.
The Puppet Show
The Chamber Music Society of Mississauga has collaborated with Crane Creations Theatre Company to present a workshop performance of Mirror in August 2021 at the Small Arms Inspection Building. Resident playwright Eugenia De Jong adapted the original text into a 40 minute musical puppet show, with the help of Eric Geddis. This workshop was performed for audiences aged 2-6 and their families. The Chamber Music Society of Mississauga and Crane Creations are further developing this piece to bring it to children around the world.
Adapted for the stage by
Eugenia De Jong
Music composed and performed by
Aimee Poulin and Mya Wong.
Chamber Music Society of Mississauga
The Chamber Music Society of Mississauga is a registered, charitable, arts organization that presents professional, live, ensembles that educate, engage and inspire audiences of all ages.
Mississauga based emerging professional theatre company, Crane Creations, was founded by Andreja Kovac, National Theatre School’s Directing Program Graduate, and experienced director, educator, producer and creator, originally from Slovenia, now based in Canada.
National Theatre School’s Directing Program Graduate, and experienced director, educator, producer and creator, originally from Slovenia, now based in Canada.
Eugenia De Jong
Eugenia De Jong is a playwright, actor and emerging theatre director located in the GTA. She is a resident playwright of Crane Creations Theatre Company. Eugenia De Jong holds B.F.A from the University of Windsor.
This was Eugenia’s first time working with a composer, Erik Geddis, and it was a fantastic experience.
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