School Shows

Petra & the Wolf

by Lionheart Youth Theatre with Glass Half Full Theatre and Mother Falcon

Grades 2-8

Join the mischievous but fearless Petra, granddaughter of the fabled Peter from the classic Peter and the Wolf, on an adventure of bravery, loyalty, and compassion when she must face a wolf who threatens her home and animal friends. This stunning piece of visual and musical storytelling is filled with empathy for the animals that share our earth, told with captivating large-scale puppetry by Glass Half Full Theatre and a new instrumental score written and performed live by Mother Falcon.

Common Core Content Standards Easily Applied in Your Classroom


  • 2.Rl.2: Recount stories, including fables and folktales from diverse cultures, and determine their central message, lesson, or moral.
  • 4.RL.9: Compare and contrast the treatment of similar themes and topics (e.g., opposition of good and evil) and patterns of events (e.g., the quest) in stories, myths, and traditional literature from different cultures.
  • 5.RL.7: Analyze how visual and multimedia elements contribute to the meaning, tone, or beauty of a text (e.g., graphic novel, multimedia presentation of fiction, folktale, myth, poem).

Lesson Plan Idea


Students create illustrations of fables and folktales from different cultures, then compare themes from the stories.

Resources


Find materials for every show, policies, and more resources here.

FOR MORE INFORMATION

Email Chrystie Prokopakis, School and Family Coordinator, or call 707.800.7504.

Event Information


Tuesday, April 10, 2018
9:30am
60 minutes
lionheartyouth.com
glasshalffulltheatre.com
motherfalcon.com

LBC performance may vary.

Set the Stage


Prepare your students for their trip to the theater with these free resource materials.

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Free Guided Tours of the Sculpture Garden

Please select the desired date and time options for your docent-led tour through our Sculpture Garden to view the work of Bruce Johnson’s “Root 101” exhibit when you place your School Show order.  Tours may accommodate up to 100 people, take approximately 20 minutes, and begin 15 minutes after school shows end. We will confirm your tour reservation based on scheduling and availability. Use our online application, printed order application, or contact Chrystie Prokopakis by email or phone at 707.800.7504.