Mermaid Theatre's Caterpillar Crosses Canada
(Windsor, NS) Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia’s signature production will set out on May 10th, 2011 on a five-week cross-country tour of Canadian international children's festivals that will include thirty performances in Québec, Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba.
On the road continuously since 1999, Mermaid’s award-winning family show, THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR & OTHER ERIC CARLE FAVOURITES, has been seen by more than 1,475,000 spectators in twelve countries. The current tour, which will feature both English and French-language versions, will conclude with a homecoming performance at MIPAC (The Mermaid Imperial Performing Arts Centre) in Windsor, on Sunday, June 19th, 2011 at 2:00 PM.
Company members include performers Dan Bates and Rebecca Russell, and stage manager Patti Neice. Jim Morrow served as Director and Production Designer, while Steven Naylor composed the soundscape.