Massachusetts Programs & Performers Directory : Program Description

A Passion for Birds

Program Categories: * Animal Programs * Educational Programs * Mime
Audience:Age 5 and up. Family audiences are best.

A Passion for Birds is a comic, interactive, educational show about adaptation. It uses Henry Lappen's beautiful handmade masks to explore bird biology. Through a combination of mime, comedy and science, participants learn how animals adapt to their environment and why they look and act the way they do. The show is very hands-on: Participants don the masks and soar as Eagles, stalk as Herons, and swim like Puffins. They leave with greater joy and appreciation for the diversity of nature.

Fee:$425. Block booking discount available.
Group Size:up to 200
Program Length:55 minutes
Facility Requirements:Room to move, and two tables
Last Modified:03/15/2014

Recent Library/School Appearances by A Passion for Birds:

Berkshire Athenaeum Pittsfield, MA 413-499-9480
Littleton Lyceum Littleton, MA (978) 486-8642
Auburn Public Library Auburn, MA (508) 832-7790
Peabody Essex Museum Salem, MA (978) 542-1576

Performer’s Contact Information:

A Passion for Birds

Henry Lappen
120 Pulpit Hill, # 31
Amherst, MA 01002
Phone: (413) 549-3722
Web Site:
Preferred Contact Method: Email
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