Chicago Humanities Festival:
Barrel of Monkeys with Words@PLAY
Sat, May 8, 2010, 10–10 am
Stages, Sights & Sounds
The MCA Stage joins with the Chicago Humanities Festival to present fantastically imaginative theater for children.
Tickets: Adults $11, Children $5
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or call the MCA Box Office, 312.397.4010
Chicago sketch comedy group Barrel of Monkeys takes poetry written by youth in Words@PLAY and transforms it into vignettes and songs. The result is a zany and inspiring performance, studded with wondrous moments and stop-you-in-your-tracks kid insights. Words@PLAY is the Chicago Humanities Festival and the Chicago Park District’s nationally recognized poetry program for young people.
Recommended for ages 6 and up.