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Click Clack Moo and More Set For Theater Vision 25th Season

Posted Sep 29th, 2009 by Heather Hoffman  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

 

Winner of more than 35 awards and honors, including the Christopher Award, the Sasquatch Children’s Book Award and the Year 2000 Young Hoosier Book Award, Andrew Clements’ Frindle comes to live on Tuesday, October 20. Performed by the Griffin Theatre Company of Australia, Frindle depicts the quirky and imaginative tale of fifth grader Nicholas Allen, who creates his own word, sending the school and town and beyond buzzing with excitement.

Click, Clack Moo, a musical based on the Caldecott Award-winning book by Doreen Cronin involving cows who protest their work conditions, comes to stage on Wednesday, October 21. Directed by John Rando, Tony Award-winner for Broadway’s Urinetown, Click Clack Moo is a dynamic musical performance by Theatreworks USA, America’s largest and most prolific professional not-for-profit theatre company for young and family audiences.

All Theater Vision performances are held in the Franciscan Theatre & Conference Center of Lourdes College. Frindle and Click Clack Moo both show at 10 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. Tickets are $8 per person. Call 419-824-3999 or visit www.lourdes.edu/theater for more information.

Theater Vision provides curriculum-based theater arts education opportunities for school groups and home school students in pre-K through college as well as for the public. Each season, more than two dozen performances are presented by professional touring companies in the 850-seat Franciscan Theatre. Over the lifetime of the program, more than half a million students have benefitted from Theater Vision programming.

Lourdes College is a private, four-year educational institution of professional studies and arts and sciences providing a values-centered education in a caring and supportive community. More than 2,200 students are enrolled in programs such as Business, Education, Environmental Science, Nursing, Social Work, Criminal Justice and the Arts & Sciences. In addition to undergraduate and pre-professional programs, Lourdes offers Master degrees in Education, Nursing, Organizational Leadership and Theology through its Graduate School. Lourdes’ Community Outreach Programs include The Appold Planetarium, Lifelong Learning Program, The Life Lab and Theater Vision. Discover us online at www.lourdes.edu or by phone at 419-885-3211. Lourdes College is a sponsored ministry of the Sisters of St. Francis of Sylvania.

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