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Teatro Verde presents Virtual Italian Puppet Shows for Kids!

Sept. 25 – Nov. 13, 2021 – Italian Puppet Show for Kids! IL CONTAFAVOLE (Teller of Tales), is a fun and engaging series of online episodes from the beloved Italian children’s theater company, Teatro Verde. This series was created exclusively for IIC Bambini as a co-production of Istituto Italiano Cultura SF and Istituto Italiano di Cultura – Chicago . Follow the adventures of Diego the storyteller and a menagerie of hilarious animal puppets as they play, sing and discover together. Ideal for kids who speak Italian and “favoloso” for Italian language learners, too! This series of eight episodes is performed in Italian.
Teatro Verde is a children’s theater company that has been a cornerstone in the lives of Roman children, teenagers, schools and families since its founding in 1986. Their shows engage audiences with a variety of theatrical techniques including acting, puppetry, clowning, juggling, shadow play, projections, and more. Often addressing social issues, they are rich in color, music, and emotion.

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This is a FREE event.
Sep 25 | Episode 1
Oct 2 | Episode 2
Oct 9 | Episode 3
Oct 16 | Episode 4
Oct 23 | Episode 5
Oct 30 | Episode 6
Nov 6 | Episode 7
Nov 13 | Episode 8