An Anti-Bullying Magic Show

Sunday, April 14, 2019, 12:30 p.m.
DeVos Family Room
Tickets: $5, Free for 2 & under on lap

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Presented in collaboration with Orlando Repertory Theatre; Children’s events generously supported by Workscapes

Run time: 60 minutes

Award-winning magician and comedian Tony Brent presents Pip-Squeak: An Anti-Bullying Magic Show. Because of his small size as a child, Tony was bullied in the cafeteria, in the gymnasium, on the playground and generally anywhere there were no adults present. Now using comedy, amazing magic tricks, juggling and a coat-rack loaded with costumes, Tony gently and humorously teaches children how to cope with being bullied.

In addition, children learn to recognize the signs of bullying and whether or not they themselves might be guilty of bullying. Tony portrays various people from his childhood and role-plays with children about various ways they could respond if they or a friend are bullied.

Recommended for ages 6+

 

Presented in collaboration with Orlando REP.

Housed in a three theatre complex in Orlando’s Loch Haven Park, Orlando REP is a professional theatre with a mission to create experiences that enlighten, entertain, and enrich families and young audiences.  In addition to onstage productions, Orlando REP conducts community engagement and educational initiatives. The award-winning REP Youth Academy provides classes and workshops for children, along with professional development opportunities to classroom teachers. Orlando REP is Florida’s only professional Theatre for Young Audiences.