Merry Tale Theatre’s critically acclaimed school performances engage, inspire and delight young audiences by bringing classic stories to life through a unique synthesis of storytelling and theatre. Mike also offers short workshops on the fundamentals of improvisation, as well as longer workshops where students get to create and perform their own adapted fairy tales.
SHOWS & WORKSHOPS
Cinderfella – Program PDF
A hilarious twist on a classic tale! When his mother dies, Cinderfella becomes a helpless servant to his wicked step-mother and her two horrible sons. But his determination to stay positive in the face of misery ensures that his greatest dreams will come true. Details in PDF format HERE.
The Bully & The Beanstalk – Program PDF
On his first day at a new school, Jack gets bullied. Fearful for his safety, Jack decides to leave and spend the day at home doing chores. But when Jack goes to the market to sell their only cow, an adventure begins that leads him to confront the biggest ‘bully’ of them all.
Intro to Improv Theatre
Through games and exercises, students learn the fundamentals of ‘Improv’. Details in PDF format HERE.
Twist Your Own Tale – Program PDF
Using the tools of ‘improvisational theatre’, students create, rehearse and perform their own ‘twisted’ fairy tale. Covering: anti-bullying programs, improv theatre for schools, music workshops for schools, children theatre workshops, theatre workshop Toronto