Treehouse Shaker's Olive & Pearl

a part of the Free Young & Fun Series

Written and directed by Mara McEwin and choreography by Emily Bunning, Olive & Pearl is specifically created for the very young child, ages 2-5.

Centered on thematic elements of home, it is the story of a young girl, Olive, who is lovingly being raised by her Granny, Pearl. Throughout their day Granny builds fires, warms tea, makes meals and has a comforting lap with safe arms to rock Olive to sleep. The characters play fairy house, go on an imaginary journey to the moon and learn the Jig. Metaphors of home are woven throughout the set and story with both puppets and movement. Home is not only the structure of one's house, but the place one longs for. Magical, visual, stimulating, and oftentimes funny, Olive & Pearl is a supportive performance first for the very young.

About Young & Fun

Young & Fun is our free summer summer series dedicated to bringing the performing arts to our youngest audiences. Reservations are not required unless you plan to attend with a large group (schools, camps, etc.). To bring a large group, please contact Tara Palen at tara@lakeplacidarts.org.

Wednesday 7/13/2022
10:30am
At Door: FREE
Featured Sponsor: Dr. David Balestrini & Lake Placid Family Dental

The Young and Fun Series is generously sponsored by Dr. David Balestrini at Lake Placid Family Dental. Dr. Balestrini and his team believe in supporting their community and have been enriching the lives of their neighbors since 1998.

Eagle Island Camp

Thank you to Eagle Island Camp for sponsoring the 2022 Young & Fun Series.

...dedicated to presenting and fostering quality arts, which inspire, enrich, educate and entertain people of all ages.
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

The Lake Placid Center for the Arts is a year-round performing and visual Arts Facility.  Located in the Adirondack Park of Northern New York, the LPCA consistently presents arts of the highest caliber in music, dance and theatre performances, film exhibitions and visual arts presentations. 

In addition, the Arts Center provides special arts-in education programs, workshops and residencies for aspiring and renowned artists.

The Arts Center is the home of the Lake Placid School of Ballet, LPCA Children's Theatre, Community Theatre Players, as well as the Summer home of the Lake Placid Sinfonietta.

Upcoming Events
06/29/22 - 06:30pm to 08:30pm

with Joe Conto

07/01/22 - 10:00am to 01:00pm

In-person watercolor class with Valerie Patterson

07/05/22 - 06:00pm

Online Class with Thom Williams

07/06/22 - 10:30am

a part of the Free Young & Fun Series

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