Professional Theatre For Maine

Chickens & Crocodiles: Silly stories for a child's imagination

May 21 - 23, 2017

by by Antonio Rocha

Internationally acclaimed storyteller Antonio Rocha will encourage and engage your child’s imagination as he brings an entertaining selection of stories from around the world to life. Transforming himself into a chicken, a crocodile and even a gorilla right before your eyes, his unique skills, coupled with joyful audience participation, will delight and amaze young theatre-goers.

Perfect for Pre-K – 4th Grade

Run time approximately 50 minutes

Additional School Day Performances:

Friday, May 19 - 9:30 am - sold out

Mon, May 22  - 9:30 am

Tues, May 23 - 9:30 am, 11:30 am, 4:00 pm

Wed, May 24 - 9:30 am

Reservations required for school-day performances. To get tickets call 782-2211.

Sponsored by: 

Pediatric Associates of LA
Agren Appliance

 

 

 

 

 

 

Biography:

Antonio Rocha, a native of Brazil, began his career in the performing arts in 1985. In 1988 he received a Partners of the Americas grant to come to the USA to perform and deepen his mime skills with Mime Master Tony Montanaro. Since then he has earned a Summa Cum Laude Theater BA from USM (University of Southern Maine) and studied with Master Marcel Marceau. Mr. Rocha’s unique solo shows of stories and mime have been performed from Singapore to Hawaii and many places in between including 16 countries on 6 continents. Some of the venues include The Singapore Festival of the Arts, Wolf Trap, The National Storytelling Festival, The Kennedy Center, The Smithsonian Institution, The National Geographic, The Tales of Graz in Austria, Dunya Festival in Holland as well as many other Storytelling Festivals and educational institutions around The USA. Antonio has some fun and award winning DVDs and picture book too!

Visit his website: http://www.storyinmotion.com/

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