Puppets here, puppets there, puppets everywhere in NYC. Right now you can catch City Parks Foundation's launch of Three, an adventurous mash-up of the classic fairy tales The Three Little Pigs, Three Billy Goats Gruff, and The Three Bears at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park. In addition to the park shows, this summer the state-of-the-art Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre is hitting the road.
The PuppetMobile, a traveling extension of the famous located in Central Park, will perform Sleeping Beauty in all five boroughs. Founded in 1989, City Parks Foundation (CPF) is the only independent, nonprofit organization to offer park programs throughout the five boroughs of New York City. For more details, please visit www.CityParksFoundation.org. Regular show times for Three running Now June 25, 2010 are: Tuesday through Friday: 10:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m., with an additional performance at 2:30 p.m. each Wednesday; and Saturday and Sunday at 1:00 p.m.
Swedish Marionettes in Central Park
Central Park at 79th Street and the West Drive, just south of the Delacorte Theater
By Subway: B or C train to 81st Street & Central Park West or 6 train to 77th Street & Lexington Avenue, entering the park at Fifth Avenue and heading west.
Tickets are $8/adults, $5/children
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