Can beans make wishes come true? They can and do in "Jack
and the Beanstalk," the award-winning puppet production of
Michael Graham's Spring Valley Puppet Theater.
This popular classic features beautifully crafted hand and rod puppets,
colorful scenic design, special effects and an original script in
which Jack, with the help of a clever Chicken, saves the day! The
Spring Valley Puppet Theater production of "Jack and the Beanstalk"
holds many surprises in this new approach to this old favorite.
Michael Graham's production of "Jack and the Beanstalk"
was awarded in 1994 "Citation of Excellence in the Art of Puppetry"
by UNIMA-USA, the American Center of the Union Internationale de
The show runs 35-40 minutes. An informative and fascinating curtain-down
question and answer period can follow school performances!
"I never tire of Jack! There's just enough of everything
- music, humor, surprises, characters. The perfect recipe for a
Mark Twain Library
- Redding, CT
"The performance of 'Jack and the Beanstalk' will not
be forgotten at Driggs School! The students from 5 to 12 were totally
captivated. Your interaction with the students was fantastic."
- Waterbury, CT