Mr. Popper's Penguins
Presented By Overture Center • American Girl's Fund for Children Family Series

Mr. Popper's Penguins

Based on the book by Richard & Florence Atwater

Sun, Jan 7

Capitol Theater: $22 - $32

Running Time:

60 minutes, no intermission


All ages

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Painter and decorator by day, Mr Popper spends his time dreaming of Antarctic adventures. He is astounded when one day a packing crate arrives on his doorstep and a penguin waddles out!

With original songs and performing penguin puppets, this delightful, action-packed musical adaptation of Richard and Florence Atwater’s popular book (also made into a Hollywood film starring Jim Carrey) is the perfect family treat!

  • Based on the book by Richard & Florence Atwater
  • Adapted for the stage by Pins & Needles Productions
  • Music by Luke Bateman, Lyrics by Richy Hughes
  • Produced by Casa Mañana by arrangement with Kenny Wax Family Entertainment & TC Beech
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