Kate Shelley's Train Rescue
Exciting Iowa History with a Girl Hero!
Kate Shelley’s Train Rescue tells the story of the Iowa teenager who, in 1881, saved the train from plunging to a watery death. Created and performed by puppeteer Stephanie Vallez, this exciting tale unfolds in the pages of two giant pop-up books peopled with paper puppets, masks, and rod marionettes and fun, low-tech special effects. It’s enhanced with Stephanie’s lovely singing voice. The story follows Kate’s life from her family’s ocean journey from Ireland through the train rescue to her adulthood.Curriculum Connections:
- Women's Studies
More from Eulenspiegel
West Liberty Children's FestivalAugust 6, 2020
Much to our disappointment, Eulenspiegel Puppet Theatre’s Board of Directors has reluctantly decided that a typical Children’s Festival...
Drive-In Puppet Show!!August 31, 2020: Drive-In Puppet Show Ready for Booking!
ANIMALS IN CHARGE!
The Drive-In show is ready and we are booking it...
Summer Neighborhood Tour 2020!
Shadow Puppet Class
JUne 22, 24, and 26, 2:00 PM
Summer Performance Series
June 28, July 26, August 30 at 2:00 PM
In the Mirror: Three Tales From Asia
June 28, 2:00 PM