The Flea is a melding of two Spanish-American folktales, one about a race between a donkey and a family of frogs and one about a goat herder named Pedro who enlists the help of an ant, a cockroach and a mouse to win a contest and achieve his dream of joining a band.
Eulenspiegel puppeteers will train your students or community members to manipulate the delightful rod puppets used in this production. The show can be performed in English or, if the sponsor provides a Spanish speaker, in English and Spanish. It is enhanced with live music by Ron Hillis.Curriculum Connections:
- Latino culture
- World literature
- Spanish language
More from Eulenspiegel
Summer Neighborhood Tour!March 22, 2021: Summer shows!
We're hopeful for summer! Once again, we have funding support for outdoor summer shows, our annual...
New Puppet Show!!April 11, 2021: A fun new show!
THE BREMEN TOWN MUSICIANS
This handsome fellow is one of the stars of our new...
Summer Neighborhood Tour 2021!
Summer Class for Adults!
Friday afternoon, Sept. 11, 2019
Puppet Slam for Adults
Friday, Sept. 10, pandemic allowing.