My Father’s Dragon

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

9:45 a.m.
Grades: K - 5

Enchantment Theatre Company is thrilled to announce its newest touring production, My Father’s Dragon, based on the beloved book series by Ruth Stiles Gannett. In collaboration with the author and in celebration of the book’s 70th Anniversary we are delighted to bring these enchanting books to life on stage in a distinctive style. Using puppets, masks, inventive scenic effects and original music, Enchantment Theatre Company is delighted to bring you the story of a compassionate and courageous young boy and his unlikely friendship with a splendid yellow and blue striped dragon.

My Father’s Dragon — Honors and Inclusions

  • Newbery Honor Book and an ALA Notable Book
  • 100 Best Children’s Books of all Time
  • NY Public Library 100 Great Children’s Book List
  • NEA Teachers’ list of top 100 books for children
  • Common Core Standards Exemplar Text
  • Common Core Standards Recommended Reading List
  • When the book was published in 1948, The New York Herald Tribune called it “a true work of art” and later named it the best children’s book of the year

Curriculum Connection: Literature, Language Arts, Visual Arts, Puppetry, Performing Arts

All tickets $7
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