August 3, 2017
LITERATURE ON THE LAWN WITH KAREN RAE KRAUT AND JAY DE ANGELO
This event will take place in front of the Riverside Public Library, located at 3581 Mission Inn Ave, Riverside, CA 92501.
Award winning storyteller and variety artist Karen Rae Kraut joins forces with guitar and keyboard virtuoso Jay DeAngelo in their musical story theatre production of The Giant (who had no heart in his body).
In a world where giants roam the forest and wolves can speak, a boy and a cowgirl princess must carry out a daring rescue or die! Includes musical soundtrack, songs, a thrilling story, object animation, and lots of audience participation.
IParenting Media Award for Audio Excellence
National Parenting Publications Honors Award
Arts Honoree: City of Riverside, Riverside Arts Council, Riverside Cultural Trust
“I loved the big Giant story…I loved the singing, I loved the part that we stand up and did the far far dance.”
--Amanda, second grade, Ford Elementary School
“I screamed with scary joy!”
--Katey, age 4, Riverside Public Library
Thanks so much for creating the moment of magic that I enjoyed with my five grandsons at the story time… Please let Karen know that I asked the boys how they liked it and they chorused over and over – “That was Awesome!!!” --A.A., THE GIANT house concert, Riverside
"If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales.
If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales."--Albert Einstein