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Friday 4/24
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A DIFFERENT POND

Presented by Stages Theatre Company

Stages Theatre Company

1111 Mainstreet, Hopkins, MN 55343

$14-$16

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Friday, April 24 7:00 pm
2020-04-24 19:00:002020-04-24 19:00:00America/ChicagoA DIFFERENT PONDA DIFFERENT POND April 24, 2020 thru May 23, 2020 Based on the book by Bao Phi  Caldecott Honor winning book CAPTURE THE MEMORY OF AN EARLY MORNING FISHING TRIP Best enjoyed by AGES 5+ An unforgettable story about a simple event—a pre-dawn fishing trip for a boy and his dad—graces our JC Studio in the spring. Our world premiere, based on the Caldecott winning book by celebrated local poet, Bao Phi, unfolds through music and puppetry to reveal an important tale about family and immigration. In the early morning on a lake shore in South Minneapolis a father tells his son about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam. The young boy learns of a world bigger than the one he’s known and how a family faces daily struggles together. COMING SOON:   PHOTOS + VIDEO  |  CAST + CREATIVE   |  STUDY GUIDE TICKET ON SALE DATES: Tuesday, March 5, 2019 – School Groups on Sale Wednesday, March 13, 2019 – Subscriber On Sale Tuesday, March 19, 2019 – Public On Sale DATES & SHOWTIMES Fri 4/24/2020 – 7:00 PM Sat 4/25/2020 – 1:00 PM Sun 4/26/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM * ( * Pay What You Can Performance ) Wed 4/29/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 4/30/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/1/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/2/2020 – 10:00 AM * & 1:00 PM ( * Sensory Friendly Performance ) Sun 5/3/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/6/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/7/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/8/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/9/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Sun 5/10/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM Wed 5/13/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/14/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/15/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/16/2020 – 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM Sun 5/17/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/20/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/21/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/22/2020 – 10:00 AM & 7:00 PM Sat 5/23/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Twin Cities metroT
Saturday, April 25 1:00 pm
2020-04-25 13:00:002020-04-25 13:00:00America/ChicagoA DIFFERENT PONDA DIFFERENT POND April 24, 2020 thru May 23, 2020 Based on the book by Bao Phi  Caldecott Honor winning book CAPTURE THE MEMORY OF AN EARLY MORNING FISHING TRIP Best enjoyed by AGES 5+ An unforgettable story about a simple event—a pre-dawn fishing trip for a boy and his dad—graces our JC Studio in the spring. Our world premiere, based on the Caldecott winning book by celebrated local poet, Bao Phi, unfolds through music and puppetry to reveal an important tale about family and immigration. In the early morning on a lake shore in South Minneapolis a father tells his son about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam. The young boy learns of a world bigger than the one he’s known and how a family faces daily struggles together. COMING SOON:   PHOTOS + VIDEO  |  CAST + CREATIVE   |  STUDY GUIDE TICKET ON SALE DATES: Tuesday, March 5, 2019 – School Groups on Sale Wednesday, March 13, 2019 – Subscriber On Sale Tuesday, March 19, 2019 – Public On Sale DATES & SHOWTIMES Fri 4/24/2020 – 7:00 PM Sat 4/25/2020 – 1:00 PM Sun 4/26/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM * ( * Pay What You Can Performance ) Wed 4/29/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 4/30/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/1/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/2/2020 – 10:00 AM * & 1:00 PM ( * Sensory Friendly Performance ) Sun 5/3/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/6/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/7/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/8/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/9/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Sun 5/10/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM Wed 5/13/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/14/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/15/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/16/2020 – 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM Sun 5/17/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/20/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/21/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/22/2020 – 10:00 AM & 7:00 PM Sat 5/23/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Twin Cities metroT
Sunday, April 26 1:00 pm
2020-04-26 13:00:002020-04-26 13:00:00America/ChicagoA DIFFERENT PONDA DIFFERENT POND April 24, 2020 thru May 23, 2020 Based on the book by Bao Phi  Caldecott Honor winning book CAPTURE THE MEMORY OF AN EARLY MORNING FISHING TRIP Best enjoyed by AGES 5+ An unforgettable story about a simple event—a pre-dawn fishing trip for a boy and his dad—graces our JC Studio in the spring. Our world premiere, based on the Caldecott winning book by celebrated local poet, Bao Phi, unfolds through music and puppetry to reveal an important tale about family and immigration. In the early morning on a lake shore in South Minneapolis a father tells his son about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam. The young boy learns of a world bigger than the one he’s known and how a family faces daily struggles together. COMING SOON:   PHOTOS + VIDEO  |  CAST + CREATIVE   |  STUDY GUIDE TICKET ON SALE DATES: Tuesday, March 5, 2019 – School Groups on Sale Wednesday, March 13, 2019 – Subscriber On Sale Tuesday, March 19, 2019 – Public On Sale DATES & SHOWTIMES Fri 4/24/2020 – 7:00 PM Sat 4/25/2020 – 1:00 PM Sun 4/26/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM * ( * Pay What You Can Performance ) Wed 4/29/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 4/30/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/1/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/2/2020 – 10:00 AM * & 1:00 PM ( * Sensory Friendly Performance ) Sun 5/3/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/6/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/7/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/8/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/9/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Sun 5/10/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM Wed 5/13/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/14/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/15/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/16/2020 – 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM Sun 5/17/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/20/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/21/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/22/2020 – 10:00 AM & 7:00 PM Sat 5/23/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Twin Cities metroT
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Sunday, April 26 4:00 pm
2020-04-26 16:00:002020-04-26 16:00:00America/ChicagoA DIFFERENT PONDA DIFFERENT POND April 24, 2020 thru May 23, 2020 Based on the book by Bao Phi  Caldecott Honor winning book CAPTURE THE MEMORY OF AN EARLY MORNING FISHING TRIP Best enjoyed by AGES 5+ An unforgettable story about a simple event—a pre-dawn fishing trip for a boy and his dad—graces our JC Studio in the spring. Our world premiere, based on the Caldecott winning book by celebrated local poet, Bao Phi, unfolds through music and puppetry to reveal an important tale about family and immigration. In the early morning on a lake shore in South Minneapolis a father tells his son about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam. The young boy learns of a world bigger than the one he’s known and how a family faces daily struggles together. COMING SOON:   PHOTOS + VIDEO  |  CAST + CREATIVE   |  STUDY GUIDE TICKET ON SALE DATES: Tuesday, March 5, 2019 – School Groups on Sale Wednesday, March 13, 2019 – Subscriber On Sale Tuesday, March 19, 2019 – Public On Sale DATES & SHOWTIMES Fri 4/24/2020 – 7:00 PM Sat 4/25/2020 – 1:00 PM Sun 4/26/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM * ( * Pay What You Can Performance ) Wed 4/29/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 4/30/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/1/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/2/2020 – 10:00 AM * & 1:00 PM ( * Sensory Friendly Performance ) Sun 5/3/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/6/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/7/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/8/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/9/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Sun 5/10/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM Wed 5/13/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/14/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/15/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/16/2020 – 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM Sun 5/17/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/20/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/21/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/22/2020 – 10:00 AM & 7:00 PM Sat 5/23/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Twin Cities metroT
Wednesday, April 29 12:30 pm
2020-04-29 12:30:002020-04-29 12:30:00America/ChicagoA DIFFERENT PONDA DIFFERENT POND April 24, 2020 thru May 23, 2020 Based on the book by Bao Phi  Caldecott Honor winning book CAPTURE THE MEMORY OF AN EARLY MORNING FISHING TRIP Best enjoyed by AGES 5+ An unforgettable story about a simple event—a pre-dawn fishing trip for a boy and his dad—graces our JC Studio in the spring. Our world premiere, based on the Caldecott winning book by celebrated local poet, Bao Phi, unfolds through music and puppetry to reveal an important tale about family and immigration. In the early morning on a lake shore in South Minneapolis a father tells his son about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam. The young boy learns of a world bigger than the one he’s known and how a family faces daily struggles together. COMING SOON:   PHOTOS + VIDEO  |  CAST + CREATIVE   |  STUDY GUIDE TICKET ON SALE DATES: Tuesday, March 5, 2019 – School Groups on Sale Wednesday, March 13, 2019 – Subscriber On Sale Tuesday, March 19, 2019 – Public On Sale DATES & SHOWTIMES Fri 4/24/2020 – 7:00 PM Sat 4/25/2020 – 1:00 PM Sun 4/26/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM * ( * Pay What You Can Performance ) Wed 4/29/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 4/30/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/1/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/2/2020 – 10:00 AM * & 1:00 PM ( * Sensory Friendly Performance ) Sun 5/3/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/6/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/7/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/8/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/9/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Sun 5/10/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM Wed 5/13/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/14/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/15/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/16/2020 – 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM Sun 5/17/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/20/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/21/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/22/2020 – 10:00 AM & 7:00 PM Sat 5/23/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Twin Cities metroT
Thursday, April 30 10:00 am
2020-04-30 10:00:002020-04-30 10:00:00America/ChicagoA DIFFERENT PONDA DIFFERENT POND April 24, 2020 thru May 23, 2020 Based on the book by Bao Phi  Caldecott Honor winning book CAPTURE THE MEMORY OF AN EARLY MORNING FISHING TRIP Best enjoyed by AGES 5+ An unforgettable story about a simple event—a pre-dawn fishing trip for a boy and his dad—graces our JC Studio in the spring. Our world premiere, based on the Caldecott winning book by celebrated local poet, Bao Phi, unfolds through music and puppetry to reveal an important tale about family and immigration. In the early morning on a lake shore in South Minneapolis a father tells his son about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam. The young boy learns of a world bigger than the one he’s known and how a family faces daily struggles together. COMING SOON:   PHOTOS + VIDEO  |  CAST + CREATIVE   |  STUDY GUIDE TICKET ON SALE DATES: Tuesday, March 5, 2019 – School Groups on Sale Wednesday, March 13, 2019 – Subscriber On Sale Tuesday, March 19, 2019 – Public On Sale DATES & SHOWTIMES Fri 4/24/2020 – 7:00 PM Sat 4/25/2020 – 1:00 PM Sun 4/26/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM * ( * Pay What You Can Performance ) Wed 4/29/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 4/30/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/1/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/2/2020 – 10:00 AM * & 1:00 PM ( * Sensory Friendly Performance ) Sun 5/3/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/6/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/7/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/8/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/9/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Sun 5/10/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM Wed 5/13/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/14/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/15/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/16/2020 – 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM Sun 5/17/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/20/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/21/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/22/2020 – 10:00 AM & 7:00 PM Sat 5/23/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Twin Cities metroT
Thursday, April 30 12:30 pm
2020-04-30 12:30:002020-04-30 12:30:00America/ChicagoA DIFFERENT PONDA DIFFERENT POND April 24, 2020 thru May 23, 2020 Based on the book by Bao Phi  Caldecott Honor winning book CAPTURE THE MEMORY OF AN EARLY MORNING FISHING TRIP Best enjoyed by AGES 5+ An unforgettable story about a simple event—a pre-dawn fishing trip for a boy and his dad—graces our JC Studio in the spring. Our world premiere, based on the Caldecott winning book by celebrated local poet, Bao Phi, unfolds through music and puppetry to reveal an important tale about family and immigration. In the early morning on a lake shore in South Minneapolis a father tells his son about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam. The young boy learns of a world bigger than the one he’s known and how a family faces daily struggles together. COMING SOON:   PHOTOS + VIDEO  |  CAST + CREATIVE   |  STUDY GUIDE TICKET ON SALE DATES: Tuesday, March 5, 2019 – School Groups on Sale Wednesday, March 13, 2019 – Subscriber On Sale Tuesday, March 19, 2019 – Public On Sale DATES & SHOWTIMES Fri 4/24/2020 – 7:00 PM Sat 4/25/2020 – 1:00 PM Sun 4/26/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM * ( * Pay What You Can Performance ) Wed 4/29/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 4/30/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/1/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/2/2020 – 10:00 AM * & 1:00 PM ( * Sensory Friendly Performance ) Sun 5/3/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/6/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/7/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/8/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/9/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Sun 5/10/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM Wed 5/13/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/14/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/15/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/16/2020 – 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM Sun 5/17/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/20/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/21/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/22/2020 – 10:00 AM & 7:00 PM Sat 5/23/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Twin Cities metroT
Friday, May 1 10:00 am
2020-05-01 10:00:002020-05-01 10:00:00America/ChicagoA DIFFERENT PONDA DIFFERENT POND April 24, 2020 thru May 23, 2020 Based on the book by Bao Phi  Caldecott Honor winning book CAPTURE THE MEMORY OF AN EARLY MORNING FISHING TRIP Best enjoyed by AGES 5+ An unforgettable story about a simple event—a pre-dawn fishing trip for a boy and his dad—graces our JC Studio in the spring. Our world premiere, based on the Caldecott winning book by celebrated local poet, Bao Phi, unfolds through music and puppetry to reveal an important tale about family and immigration. In the early morning on a lake shore in South Minneapolis a father tells his son about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam. The young boy learns of a world bigger than the one he’s known and how a family faces daily struggles together. COMING SOON:   PHOTOS + VIDEO  |  CAST + CREATIVE   |  STUDY GUIDE TICKET ON SALE DATES: Tuesday, March 5, 2019 – School Groups on Sale Wednesday, March 13, 2019 – Subscriber On Sale Tuesday, March 19, 2019 – Public On Sale DATES & SHOWTIMES Fri 4/24/2020 – 7:00 PM Sat 4/25/2020 – 1:00 PM Sun 4/26/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM * ( * Pay What You Can Performance ) Wed 4/29/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 4/30/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/1/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/2/2020 – 10:00 AM * & 1:00 PM ( * Sensory Friendly Performance ) Sun 5/3/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/6/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/7/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/8/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/9/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Sun 5/10/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM Wed 5/13/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/14/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/15/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/16/2020 – 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM Sun 5/17/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/20/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/21/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/22/2020 – 10:00 AM & 7:00 PM Sat 5/23/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Twin Cities metroT
Friday, May 1 12:30 pm
2020-05-01 12:30:002020-05-01 12:30:00America/ChicagoA DIFFERENT PONDA DIFFERENT POND April 24, 2020 thru May 23, 2020 Based on the book by Bao Phi  Caldecott Honor winning book CAPTURE THE MEMORY OF AN EARLY MORNING FISHING TRIP Best enjoyed by AGES 5+ An unforgettable story about a simple event—a pre-dawn fishing trip for a boy and his dad—graces our JC Studio in the spring. Our world premiere, based on the Caldecott winning book by celebrated local poet, Bao Phi, unfolds through music and puppetry to reveal an important tale about family and immigration. In the early morning on a lake shore in South Minneapolis a father tells his son about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam. The young boy learns of a world bigger than the one he’s known and how a family faces daily struggles together. COMING SOON:   PHOTOS + VIDEO  |  CAST + CREATIVE   |  STUDY GUIDE TICKET ON SALE DATES: Tuesday, March 5, 2019 – School Groups on Sale Wednesday, March 13, 2019 – Subscriber On Sale Tuesday, March 19, 2019 – Public On Sale DATES & SHOWTIMES Fri 4/24/2020 – 7:00 PM Sat 4/25/2020 – 1:00 PM Sun 4/26/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM * ( * Pay What You Can Performance ) Wed 4/29/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 4/30/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/1/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/2/2020 – 10:00 AM * & 1:00 PM ( * Sensory Friendly Performance ) Sun 5/3/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/6/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/7/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/8/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/9/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Sun 5/10/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM Wed 5/13/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/14/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/15/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/16/2020 – 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM Sun 5/17/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/20/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/21/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/22/2020 – 10:00 AM & 7:00 PM Sat 5/23/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Twin Cities metroT
Saturday, May 2 10:00 am
2020-05-02 10:00:002020-05-02 10:00:00America/ChicagoA DIFFERENT PONDA DIFFERENT POND April 24, 2020 thru May 23, 2020 Based on the book by Bao Phi  Caldecott Honor winning book CAPTURE THE MEMORY OF AN EARLY MORNING FISHING TRIP Best enjoyed by AGES 5+ An unforgettable story about a simple event—a pre-dawn fishing trip for a boy and his dad—graces our JC Studio in the spring. Our world premiere, based on the Caldecott winning book by celebrated local poet, Bao Phi, unfolds through music and puppetry to reveal an important tale about family and immigration. In the early morning on a lake shore in South Minneapolis a father tells his son about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam. The young boy learns of a world bigger than the one he’s known and how a family faces daily struggles together. COMING SOON:   PHOTOS + VIDEO  |  CAST + CREATIVE   |  STUDY GUIDE TICKET ON SALE DATES: Tuesday, March 5, 2019 – School Groups on Sale Wednesday, March 13, 2019 – Subscriber On Sale Tuesday, March 19, 2019 – Public On Sale DATES & SHOWTIMES Fri 4/24/2020 – 7:00 PM Sat 4/25/2020 – 1:00 PM Sun 4/26/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM * ( * Pay What You Can Performance ) Wed 4/29/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 4/30/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/1/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/2/2020 – 10:00 AM * & 1:00 PM ( * Sensory Friendly Performance ) Sun 5/3/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/6/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/7/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/8/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/9/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Sun 5/10/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM Wed 5/13/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/14/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/15/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/16/2020 – 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM Sun 5/17/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/20/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/21/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/22/2020 – 10:00 AM & 7:00 PM Sat 5/23/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Twin Cities metroT
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Saturday, May 2 1:00 pm
2020-05-02 13:00:002020-05-02 13:00:00America/ChicagoA DIFFERENT PONDA DIFFERENT POND April 24, 2020 thru May 23, 2020 Based on the book by Bao Phi  Caldecott Honor winning book CAPTURE THE MEMORY OF AN EARLY MORNING FISHING TRIP Best enjoyed by AGES 5+ An unforgettable story about a simple event—a pre-dawn fishing trip for a boy and his dad—graces our JC Studio in the spring. Our world premiere, based on the Caldecott winning book by celebrated local poet, Bao Phi, unfolds through music and puppetry to reveal an important tale about family and immigration. In the early morning on a lake shore in South Minneapolis a father tells his son about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam. The young boy learns of a world bigger than the one he’s known and how a family faces daily struggles together. COMING SOON:   PHOTOS + VIDEO  |  CAST + CREATIVE   |  STUDY GUIDE TICKET ON SALE DATES: Tuesday, March 5, 2019 – School Groups on Sale Wednesday, March 13, 2019 – Subscriber On Sale Tuesday, March 19, 2019 – Public On Sale DATES & SHOWTIMES Fri 4/24/2020 – 7:00 PM Sat 4/25/2020 – 1:00 PM Sun 4/26/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM * ( * Pay What You Can Performance ) Wed 4/29/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 4/30/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/1/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/2/2020 – 10:00 AM * & 1:00 PM ( * Sensory Friendly Performance ) Sun 5/3/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/6/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/7/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/8/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/9/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Sun 5/10/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM Wed 5/13/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/14/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/15/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/16/2020 – 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM Sun 5/17/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/20/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/21/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/22/2020 – 10:00 AM & 7:00 PM Sat 5/23/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Twin Cities metroT
Sunday, May 3 1:00 pm
2020-05-03 13:00:002020-05-03 13:00:00America/ChicagoA DIFFERENT PONDA DIFFERENT POND April 24, 2020 thru May 23, 2020 Based on the book by Bao Phi  Caldecott Honor winning book CAPTURE THE MEMORY OF AN EARLY MORNING FISHING TRIP Best enjoyed by AGES 5+ An unforgettable story about a simple event—a pre-dawn fishing trip for a boy and his dad—graces our JC Studio in the spring. Our world premiere, based on the Caldecott winning book by celebrated local poet, Bao Phi, unfolds through music and puppetry to reveal an important tale about family and immigration. In the early morning on a lake shore in South Minneapolis a father tells his son about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam. The young boy learns of a world bigger than the one he’s known and how a family faces daily struggles together. COMING SOON:   PHOTOS + VIDEO  |  CAST + CREATIVE   |  STUDY GUIDE TICKET ON SALE DATES: Tuesday, March 5, 2019 – School Groups on Sale Wednesday, March 13, 2019 – Subscriber On Sale Tuesday, March 19, 2019 – Public On Sale DATES & SHOWTIMES Fri 4/24/2020 – 7:00 PM Sat 4/25/2020 – 1:00 PM Sun 4/26/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM * ( * Pay What You Can Performance ) Wed 4/29/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 4/30/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/1/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/2/2020 – 10:00 AM * & 1:00 PM ( * Sensory Friendly Performance ) Sun 5/3/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/6/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/7/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/8/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/9/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Sun 5/10/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM Wed 5/13/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/14/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/15/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/16/2020 – 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM Sun 5/17/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/20/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/21/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/22/2020 – 10:00 AM & 7:00 PM Sat 5/23/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Twin Cities metroT
Wednesday, May 6 10:00 am
2020-05-06 10:00:002020-05-06 10:00:00America/ChicagoA DIFFERENT PONDA DIFFERENT POND April 24, 2020 thru May 23, 2020 Based on the book by Bao Phi  Caldecott Honor winning book CAPTURE THE MEMORY OF AN EARLY MORNING FISHING TRIP Best enjoyed by AGES 5+ An unforgettable story about a simple event—a pre-dawn fishing trip for a boy and his dad—graces our JC Studio in the spring. Our world premiere, based on the Caldecott winning book by celebrated local poet, Bao Phi, unfolds through music and puppetry to reveal an important tale about family and immigration. In the early morning on a lake shore in South Minneapolis a father tells his son about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam. The young boy learns of a world bigger than the one he’s known and how a family faces daily struggles together. COMING SOON:   PHOTOS + VIDEO  |  CAST + CREATIVE   |  STUDY GUIDE TICKET ON SALE DATES: Tuesday, March 5, 2019 – School Groups on Sale Wednesday, March 13, 2019 – Subscriber On Sale Tuesday, March 19, 2019 – Public On Sale DATES & SHOWTIMES Fri 4/24/2020 – 7:00 PM Sat 4/25/2020 – 1:00 PM Sun 4/26/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM * ( * Pay What You Can Performance ) Wed 4/29/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 4/30/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/1/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/2/2020 – 10:00 AM * & 1:00 PM ( * Sensory Friendly Performance ) Sun 5/3/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/6/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/7/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/8/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/9/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Sun 5/10/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM Wed 5/13/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/14/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/15/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/16/2020 – 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM Sun 5/17/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/20/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/21/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/22/2020 – 10:00 AM & 7:00 PM Sat 5/23/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Twin Cities metroT
Wednesday, May 6 12:30 pm
2020-05-06 12:30:002020-05-06 12:30:00America/ChicagoA DIFFERENT PONDA DIFFERENT POND April 24, 2020 thru May 23, 2020 Based on the book by Bao Phi  Caldecott Honor winning book CAPTURE THE MEMORY OF AN EARLY MORNING FISHING TRIP Best enjoyed by AGES 5+ An unforgettable story about a simple event—a pre-dawn fishing trip for a boy and his dad—graces our JC Studio in the spring. Our world premiere, based on the Caldecott winning book by celebrated local poet, Bao Phi, unfolds through music and puppetry to reveal an important tale about family and immigration. In the early morning on a lake shore in South Minneapolis a father tells his son about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam. The young boy learns of a world bigger than the one he’s known and how a family faces daily struggles together. COMING SOON:   PHOTOS + VIDEO  |  CAST + CREATIVE   |  STUDY GUIDE TICKET ON SALE DATES: Tuesday, March 5, 2019 – School Groups on Sale Wednesday, March 13, 2019 – Subscriber On Sale Tuesday, March 19, 2019 – Public On Sale DATES & SHOWTIMES Fri 4/24/2020 – 7:00 PM Sat 4/25/2020 – 1:00 PM Sun 4/26/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM * ( * Pay What You Can Performance ) Wed 4/29/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 4/30/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/1/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/2/2020 – 10:00 AM * & 1:00 PM ( * Sensory Friendly Performance ) Sun 5/3/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/6/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/7/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/8/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/9/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Sun 5/10/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM Wed 5/13/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/14/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/15/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/16/2020 – 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM Sun 5/17/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/20/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/21/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/22/2020 – 10:00 AM & 7:00 PM Sat 5/23/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Twin Cities metroT
Thursday, May 7 10:00 am
2020-05-07 10:00:002020-05-07 10:00:00America/ChicagoA DIFFERENT PONDA DIFFERENT POND April 24, 2020 thru May 23, 2020 Based on the book by Bao Phi  Caldecott Honor winning book CAPTURE THE MEMORY OF AN EARLY MORNING FISHING TRIP Best enjoyed by AGES 5+ An unforgettable story about a simple event—a pre-dawn fishing trip for a boy and his dad—graces our JC Studio in the spring. Our world premiere, based on the Caldecott winning book by celebrated local poet, Bao Phi, unfolds through music and puppetry to reveal an important tale about family and immigration. In the early morning on a lake shore in South Minneapolis a father tells his son about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam. The young boy learns of a world bigger than the one he’s known and how a family faces daily struggles together. COMING SOON:   PHOTOS + VIDEO  |  CAST + CREATIVE   |  STUDY GUIDE TICKET ON SALE DATES: Tuesday, March 5, 2019 – School Groups on Sale Wednesday, March 13, 2019 – Subscriber On Sale Tuesday, March 19, 2019 – Public On Sale DATES & SHOWTIMES Fri 4/24/2020 – 7:00 PM Sat 4/25/2020 – 1:00 PM Sun 4/26/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM * ( * Pay What You Can Performance ) Wed 4/29/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 4/30/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/1/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/2/2020 – 10:00 AM * & 1:00 PM ( * Sensory Friendly Performance ) Sun 5/3/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/6/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/7/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/8/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/9/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Sun 5/10/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM Wed 5/13/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/14/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/15/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/16/2020 – 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM Sun 5/17/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/20/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/21/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/22/2020 – 10:00 AM & 7:00 PM Sat 5/23/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Twin Cities metroT
Thursday, May 7 12:30 pm
2020-05-07 12:30:002020-05-07 12:30:00America/ChicagoA DIFFERENT PONDA DIFFERENT POND April 24, 2020 thru May 23, 2020 Based on the book by Bao Phi  Caldecott Honor winning book CAPTURE THE MEMORY OF AN EARLY MORNING FISHING TRIP Best enjoyed by AGES 5+ An unforgettable story about a simple event—a pre-dawn fishing trip for a boy and his dad—graces our JC Studio in the spring. Our world premiere, based on the Caldecott winning book by celebrated local poet, Bao Phi, unfolds through music and puppetry to reveal an important tale about family and immigration. In the early morning on a lake shore in South Minneapolis a father tells his son about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam. The young boy learns of a world bigger than the one he’s known and how a family faces daily struggles together. COMING SOON:   PHOTOS + VIDEO  |  CAST + CREATIVE   |  STUDY GUIDE TICKET ON SALE DATES: Tuesday, March 5, 2019 – School Groups on Sale Wednesday, March 13, 2019 – Subscriber On Sale Tuesday, March 19, 2019 – Public On Sale DATES & SHOWTIMES Fri 4/24/2020 – 7:00 PM Sat 4/25/2020 – 1:00 PM Sun 4/26/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM * ( * Pay What You Can Performance ) Wed 4/29/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 4/30/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/1/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/2/2020 – 10:00 AM * & 1:00 PM ( * Sensory Friendly Performance ) Sun 5/3/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/6/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/7/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/8/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/9/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Sun 5/10/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM Wed 5/13/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/14/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/15/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Sat 5/16/2020 – 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM Sun 5/17/2020 – 1:00 PM Wed 5/20/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Thu 5/21/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM Fri 5/22/2020 – 10:00 AM & 7:00 PM Sat 5/23/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM Twin Cities metroT
 
Drama Kids New work Minnesota premiere

A DIFFERENT POND

April 24, 2020 thru May 23, 2020

Based on the book by Bao Phi

 Caldecott Honor winning book

CAPTURE THE MEMORY OF AN EARLY MORNING FISHING TRIP

Best enjoyed by AGES 5+

An unforgettable story about a simple event—a pre-dawn fishing trip for a boy and his dad—graces our JC Studio in the spring. Our world premiere, based on the Caldecott winning book by celebrated local poet, Bao Phi, unfolds through music and puppetry to reveal an important tale about family and immigration. In the early morning on a lake shore in South Minneapolis a father tells his son about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam. The young boy learns of a world bigger than the one he’s known and how a family faces daily struggles together.

COMING SOON:   PHOTOS + VIDEO  |  CAST + CREATIVE   |  STUDY GUIDE

TICKET ON SALE DATES:

  • Tuesday, March 5, 2019 – School Groups on Sale
  • Wednesday, March 13, 2019 – Subscriber On Sale
  • Tuesday, March 19, 2019 – Public On Sale

DATES & SHOWTIMES

Fri 4/24/2020 – 7:00 PM
Sat 4/25/2020 – 1:00 PM
Sun 4/26/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM * ( * Pay What You Can Performance )

Wed 4/29/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM
Thu 4/30/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM
Fri 5/1/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM
Sat 5/2/2020 – 10:00 AM * & 1:00 PM ( * Sensory Friendly Performance )
Sun 5/3/2020 – 1:00 PM

Wed 5/6/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM
Thu 5/7/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM
Fri 5/8/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM
Sat 5/9/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM
Sun 5/10/2020 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM

Wed 5/13/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM
Thu 5/14/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM
Fri 5/15/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM
Sat 5/16/2020 – 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM
Sun 5/17/2020 – 1:00 PM

Wed 5/20/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM
Thu 5/21/2020 – 10:00 AM & 12:30 PM
Fri 5/22/2020 – 10:00 AM & 7:00 PM
Sat 5/23/2020 – 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM