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Bread & Puppet Theater’s Grasshopper Rebellion Circus
September 11, 2018@5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Bread and Puppet Theater returns to Belfast Tuesday, September 11th with The Grasshopper Rebellion Circus, featuring large-scale puppets and the appropriately riotous Bread and Puppet Brass Band!
BREAD & PUPPET THEATER PRESENTS:
THE GRASSHOPPER REBELLION CIRCUS
Tuesday, September 11 at 5:30PM
At Belfast Common
Bread and Puppet comes to Belfast at the outset of a 14 week tour across the continent and back! Bread & Puppet Theater is an internationally celebrated company that champions a visually rich, street-theater brand of performance art filled with music, dance and slapstick. Its shows are political and spectacular, with huge puppets made of paper maché and cardboard. Founded in 1963 by Peter Schumann on New York City’s Lower East Side, the theater has been based in the North East Kingdom of Vermont since the early 1970s.
After the performance Bread and Puppet will serve its famous free sourdough rye bread with aioli, and Bread and Puppet’s “Cheap Art” – books, posters, postcards, pamphlets and banners from the Bread and Puppet Press – will be for sale.
Admission is by donation — $10-$25 suggested, no one turned away for lack of funds.