Massachusetts Programs & Performers Directory : Program Description

Wild about Books!

Program Categories: * Magic * Storytellers * Puppets
Audience:PK - 5th grade

Summer 2008 is about to go WILD! Mike Bent’s WILD about Books! summer reading show is an exciting, interactive 45-minute educational program uses books and storytelling help you motivate your young readers all summer long. Watch as we get a surprise visit from the Wild Thing himself from Maurice Sendak’s Where the Wild Things Are, and take a magical trip to the zoo with Judy Sierra and Marc Browns Wild about Books.

WILD about Books! brings these and other wonderful children’s books to life, using comedy, magic, hilarious storytelling, puppets and music in a program suitable for PK - 5th grade.

Fee:$295. Multiple show and neighboring library discounts
Group Size:any size
Program Length:45 Minutes
Facility Requirements:Access to electricity
Last Modified:01/07/2008
Comments:Mike was voted 'Best of Boston" by Boston Magazine, and has performed at the White House -- twice!

He also teaches comedy writing at Emerson College.

Recent Library/School Appearances by AbraKidabra! by Mike Bent:

Groton Public Library Groton, MA 978-448-1168
Needham Public Library Needham, MA 781-455-7559
Lawrence Public Library Lawrence, MA 978-682-1727

Performer’s Contact Information:

AbraKidabra! by Mike Bent

Mike Bent
P.O. Box 79080
Belmont, MA 02479
Phone: 617-484-8125
Web Site:
Preferred Contact Method: Email
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