Comic Vignettes of Love and Heartbreak in the Mythical Town of Almost, Maine
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Based on the beloved, Caldecott Honor-winning children's book of the same name, this boisterously bovine musical tells a tale of animal revolution. Working all day long in a drafty old barn to provide eggs and milk for Farmer Brown's farm, the chickens and cows are appalled when their request for electric blankets is denied. Enough is enough ... it's time for a strike! Join the crafty critters of Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type as they wage a peaceful protest for their right to improved working conditions (luckily, yes ... the cows can type out their demands). Amidst the catchy songs and amusing story, this show teaches little ones important lessons about negotiation and compromise. Learn More
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Featured review from Peto
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The four person series of vignettes concerning love and life was very enjoyable. The misunderstandings of love between men and women were funny, thought-provoking, heart-warming and just plain laugh out loud funny. I would recommend this play to anyone interested in a great night out.
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“Utterly endearing…with a faint dusting of snowbound magical realism. A place as distinct as Lake Woebegon or Cicely, Alaska.” —broadway.com
“A snowy charmer. These nine tales of love in the time of frostbite have a winning glow that proves surprisingly contagious.” —The New York Sun
“Catchy and creative. The perfect date show for young and old alike.” —AM New York
Written by John Cariani
Directed by Robert Neu
Love is in the air and as palpable as one’s breath on a cold, clear moonless night in Almost, Maine. That love winds its way through several vignettes cloaked sometimes in the breathtaking, whimsical, humorous and even heartbreaking experiences it evokes. Just as the residents of this remote, mythical town discover, the path to love is winding and unpredictable but is almost always worth the journey.
About the Ticket Supplier: Lyric ArtsLyric Arts Company of Anoka is a non-profit community theater geared toward entertainment and educational opportunities for people of all ages.
The mission of Lyric Arts is building community and nurturing artists and audiences of all ages through the magic of live theater. We accomplish this by providing opportunities for artists and audiences of all ages to experience and celebrate these art forms in their community.