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The Tortoise and the Hare: The Next Generation

The Adventures of Tortoise and Hare- The Next Gen

Jan 21, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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One event on Feb 5, 2023 at 11:00 am

Emelin Theatre
153 Library Lane
Mamaroneck, NY

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Suggested Ages: All

$24/adults, $19/kids

With dazzling visuals, poignant storytelling and the creative use of music from classical to pop, this production brings Aesop’s classic fable into a new brilliant light. Catch up with The Tortoise and the Hare  10 years down the road, now with children of their own and exploring modern day distractions. Smart phones and video games create a new landscape of lost connections to life experiences. Old man Tortoise and Big Daddy Hare must come together despite their differences to find and save their children.

At an intimate theater attached to a library. Every seat is good – rows are very raked – and shows sell out quickly.

🍽 Lots of dining options on nearby Mamaroneck Ave; we like Sicilian slices from legendary Sal’s Pizza and all-natural paletas from Paleteria Fernandez.

🌳 Near Harbor Island Park, a pretty marina/beach with lots of marine life a cool playground.

Also at 2 pm.

Greenburgh Nature Center

From dawn till dusk, explore 33-acres of hiking trails, native meadow and vernal pond, and say hello to outdoor animals including goats, bunnies and eagles. Play on a large nature-inspired playground with lots of equipment for all ages.

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Candlelight Tree Tours

A lovely historic mansion will be aglow during candlelight tree tours. Explore decorated period rooms with a variety of themed trees.

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Santa Needs Your Help

Help Santa Claus get ready for Christmas. Pick the clips from Santa’s video library. Help Santa with live games and songs. Ask Santa anything you want during the Q&A. After the show, you get your photo with Santa.

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Click, Clack, Moo

“Cows that type? Hens on strike! Whoever heard of such a thing!” Farmer Brown cries. Will Farmer Brown give in to the animals’ demands? Will Jenny get her computer back? Find out in a hilariously moving musical from acclaimed troupe Theaterworks USA about negotiation and compromise, based on the Caldecott Honor Book by Doreen…

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Harbor Island Park

This lovely marina in the suburbs has swan sightings, fishing on a pier, crabs & clams and lots of greenspace. Walk and sit on the  small harbor beach when the gate is open ( 7am to dusk); swimming prohibited until summer when the beach is staffed.

The large playground between the beach and the parking…

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Pop-up Ice Skating Rink

Skate in the courtyard of a mall with music, theme nights and other fun events. The synthetic ‘ice’ is easier to glide on for young and first time skaters – and the rink is tiny so best for beginners. Skates are provided with admission or bring your own.

Skaters must be 5 years old or…

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