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Jack and the Beanstalk Go Downtown

Artsweek & Public Energy present
Atelier Ludmila’s AlleyWaltz 2010:

Jack and the Beanstalk Go Downtown

September 25, 2010 @ 6PM

Gather @ Sam’s Place – the Best Dan Deli in town; 188 Hunter St.

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Direction: Laurel Paluck
Costume design: Melanie McCall
Prop Construction: Craig Dowson
Stage Manager/Creative ConsultantPatricia Levert-Thorne
Performers: Leigh Macdonald. Wes Ryan, Sam Sayer, Dan Smith, Lisa Dixon, Beau Dixon, Melanie McCall, Max Price, Angus Macdonald, Sebastien Kay


By Donation suggested $10 individual, $20 family

Artsweek & Public Energy present

Atelier Ludmila’s AlleyWaltz 2010:

Jack and the Beanstalk Go Downtown

Everyone is invited to this family-friendly interactive adventure featuring performance, puppets, music, magic and mesmerizing theatrical tricks sure to delight and astound you.  See the traditional story of Jack and the Beanstalk come to life, and join our waltz through an enchanted, transformed Hunter Street where you will meet a most charming cast of characters including the Goose with the Golden Egg,  the Singing Harp, a very brave Jack, a soaring beanstalk, the and the biggest ogre you’ve ever seen! This year’s AlleyWaltz is devoted to the kids, and promises to delight children of all ages.

Get Involved!

Budding thespians and other creative minds are invited to participate in the action, as we celebrate Culture Days. From 3-4 pm on the afternoon of the show, children and youth are invited to the Hunter Street party to to help prepare for the show. We’ll make “Peapod Puppets”, learn the “Beanstalk Waltz”, practice a song to put the Ogre to sleep and craft “Flowers Most Monstrous”.  Participants are invited back at 6 pm to put their new tricks in action as they join in this truly spectacular performance.


The Bill Shepherd Towering Beanstalk

The Barb Chisholm & Tom Miller Giant Ogre Puppet

The Charmaine Eddy Pleasure Garden

The Monkman Gracie & Johnston Castle

The Brian Nichols Golden Goose

The Jen Sage Singing Harp

The BE Catering Milky White Cow


The Bill Kimball Shadow Puppets

The Karen August Ogre Knickers

All sponsors will be acknowledged on our website, posters and programs.

Thank You!

Public Energy gratefully acknowledges the generous support of our 2023-24 Season Funders and Sponsors.

Season Sponsors & Funders

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Canadian Heritage logo Peterborough logo
Ontario Arts Council logo Canadian Council For The Arts logo

Accessibility Sponsor

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