Weekend Kids’ Pick

This weekend the Theater for the New City is hosting the Voice 4 Vision Puppet Festival, with two family-friendly puppet shows and a workshop where kids can make their own puppets.

On Saturday and Sunday at 11am, I Laid an Egg uses  “the elements of Shadow Theater, Object Theater, music and a dialogue between an Egg and a Baby” to “bring the audience into a child’s imaginary world.” On Saturday and Sunday at 1pm, Wonderspark Puppets retells the story of Little Red Riding Hood.

The shows are each $10 for adults, $7 for children. The puppet making workshop, from 12 to 12:45 Saturday and Sunday, is $3 per child. Theater for the New City, 155 First Ave. (at E. 10th St.)

For more information about this and other family-friendly events, please visit our kids page.