National Marionette Theatre to Perform at HCC

National Marionette Theatre to Perform at HCC

(Hagerstown, MD): Hagerstown Community College will host the National Marionette Theatre on Sun., March 8, at 3pm, in HCC's Kepler Theater. This year, the world-renowned puppeteer company will perform "Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves," using a cast of hand-carved marionettes and specially designed, hand-painted full-stage sets.
The National Marionette Theatre has been in existence for more than 40 years and has received numerous national and international awards for excellence in the field of puppetry. "Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves" is intended for families and children of all ages. After the performance, puppeteers will dismantle the set so that interested parents and children can see how the marionettes function.
This event is free and is open to the public. For more information, call 301-790-2800 x225.