Friday, December 27th: The Velveteen Rabbit by Applause Unlimited at 10:30am and 1pm
Margery Williams’ classic tale of how toys become real is told with hand puppets, storytelling and song. This story about friendship and magic is told with gentle humor and warmth. For children and their parents, youngsters learning to read, and anyone who ever had a favorite stuffed toy. Performed with hand puppets.
About Applause Unlimited: Applause Unlimited cofounder Christopher Hudert is a versatile artist whose skills include script writing, sculpting, set and puppet construction, puppetry, clowning, stilt walking, juggling and much more. A 9-year veteran of Ringling Bros. & Barnum & Bailey Circus, Christopher was Boss Clown for Ringling Bros. before leaving the show to join Master Puppeteer Terry Snyder in the creation of Applause Unlimited.
Christopher is a lead instructor at RVA Circus Arts Camp and has given lectures and workshops on both clowning and puppetry throughout the country.