With his banjo and a song in tote, Picker Pete sets off seeking fame and fortune in the big city of Hamlin. Along his travels, he encounters some familiar fairy tale characters who are also on journeys of their own, including Henny Penny and a hard-working ant. When Pete finally arrives in Hamlin, he discovers the town has been overtaken by an influx of roaches. Will Pete restore the town to its residents by getting rid of its pests? Will Pete find the fame and fortune he seeks? Find out the answers to these questions in this new offering from All Hands Productions.
Recipient of a 2017 Jim Henson Foundation Family Grant, “The Pied Picker” features original moving- mouth and rod puppets designed and constructed by puppeteer David Stephens. This production also features Stephens' talents as a banjo player and songwriter. Lots of humor and fun featuring Stephens' signature fractured fairy tale style of storytelling in this forty-five minute show for audiences of all ages.
Your ticket serves as your brunch reservation. Tickets are required for every man, woman, and child. Additional arrangements are not required once tickets are purchased. If you have any seating requests please make sure to contact us for availability at least 48 hours in advance.