Venue Details

44 Star Starred
The Kennedy Center - Family Theater
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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Reviews & Ratings

"Baobab"
5 ratings
4.0 average rating
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Dawn Ward Red Velvet
24 events
3 reviews
0 stars
attended May 12 2013

Wonderfully presented. Very interactive with the audience. My children (5 and 7 yrs) asked to see it a second time. They loved it.

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19 events
7 reviews
6 stars
attended May 12 2013

It was a good show. My 4 year old really liked it.

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3 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended May 12 2013

Although billed for ages 5 and up, probably best for the ages 3-8. Music was wonderful, and very creative use of props.

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Description

In a region of West Africa stricken by drought for many years stands a big and ancient baobab tree. One day, the baobab brings forth an egg and from this egg is born a little boy. The people in the village give the boy what little they have and through their kindness discover that he is the only one who can bring forth life-giving water to end their hardships. Join this tale as African percussion turns into animals, masks and puppets become genies, and one courageous child’s quest changes the history of the world.

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