Join Aunty B and all her groovy Puppet friends as they go on adventures teaching children how to love themselves and others. We have a wide range of stories to share focusing on topics around Peer Pressure, Bullying, Black History Month, Summer Fun and Positive Peer Interactions.
FEELS GOOD TO BE KIND Topic: Friendship and Adventure: 40 mins – Ages: 0 – 4 years
This show is based on the picture book “Feels Good to Be Kind” Aunty B and Tommy sing and rhyme while adventuring off to roller skating. Aunty B finds herself losing her balance and falls down while wearing her roller skates, but her groovy friends are right there to help her and make sure no one bullies Aunty B by laughing at her.
FUN IN THE SUN Topic: Safety 40 mins – Ages: 0 - 4 years
Aunty B and Tommy head of to the beach where they explore safety and swimming, but how are they going to get to the beach? Will their groovy friends imaginations get them there so they can enjoy this exciting and sunny day?
SHARING IS CARING Topic: 40 mins – Ages: 0 - 4 years
Join Aunty B and Tommy in this exciting show about sharing and caring. Aunty B and Tommy teach their groovy friends how to care and stand up straight, stick their hearts out, stay groovy and take the risk because it feels good to share.
CHOCOLATE SWIRL Topic: Bullying and or African Heritage Month, 40 mins – Ages: 5 - 12 years
Your students will stay engaged in this journey that takes liNle “B” through her experiences with racism and abandonment because of the colour of her skin. This story is based in 1983 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, where hundreds of free slaves settled after slavery and faced poverty and racial discrimination. Tommy comes alongside Aunty B (Little B) to keep the suspense going through narrating the journey of understanding differences and equality.
SWEET CLARA AND THE FREEDOM QUILT Topic: African Heritage Month, 40 mins – Ages: 5 - 12 years
Sweet Clara is set in the 1800’s where hundreds of thousands of people were captured and forced to work on slave plantations. In this story, Sweet Clara takes the risk to find her freedom and struggles through social justice. Students will appreciate this journey that encourages hope and equality.
FREEDOM ON THE MENU Topic: African Heritage Month, 40 mins – Ages: 5 – 12 years
Freedom on the menu takes the audience on a journey while one woman actor moves in and out of characters to create an animated style of storytelling. This historical literacy story takes place in the 1960’s where “Connie” tells us about the struggles her and her siblings went through alongside Martin Luther King Jr. to create equal rights and opportunities for all of mankind.
THE LITTLE YELLOW SCHOOL BUS Topic: Bullying, 40 mins – Ages: 5 – 12 years
This high energy interacXve show will have your students on the edge of their seats while they witness LiNle B (Aunty B) facing the challenges of being bullied because she has a learning disability.