Category:

Family Theatrical

Date:

Sat, August 14, 2021

Time:

noon and 2 PM

Price:

Free, tickets required. Tickets available 5/7 @ 1 PM

Reserve for 12 PM Reserve for 2 PM View Seating Chart Back to all shows

Memorial Hall presents The Madcap Puppets Production of Pinocchio

Adapted by Dylan Shelton

Original Songs by Rachel Cobbs

Join Geppetto’s beloved puppet on a thrilling quest to become a real boy. Pinocchio is lured into every prank and scheme imaginable as giant puppets and original songs are woven into this cherished classic tale.


About Madcap Puppets

Based in Cincinnati, Ohio, Madcap is nationally recognized for engaging and original children’s theatre productions, as well as in-school educational programs that include performances, workshops and residencies.

Children’s learning experiences are enriched with performances based on world literature and cultures, thanks to our partnerships with schools and libraries across the country. Audiences enjoy the collaborations with orchestras, museums, opera and ballet, which allow us to bring a richly textured artistic experience to children and their families.

To kick off all the fun, Madcap premieres each season’s original productions through the Family Performance Series at the Madcap Education Center.

Dylan Shelton

Artistic Director

Dylan Shelton is a creator of puppet theatre and serves as the Artistic Director of Madcap Puppets. In this role, Dylan writes and directs original puppet performances and adaptations of great literature that tour across the country and internationally. In collaboration with symphony orchestras, Dylan produces and performs contemporary puppet theatre in multiple styles for families and audiences of all ages. Dylan began his career at Madcap as a puppeteer in 2002 and has appeared in more than 30 shows with the company. Dylan graduated from Wilmington College with a BA in Theatre and received an MFA in Acting from Ohio University.  As an actor, Dylan has performed in theaters across the country including the La Mirada Theatre in Los Angeles, the Monomoy Theatre on Cape Cod, The Know Theatre of Cincinnati, and the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park and has appeared in national and local commercials. Dylan is a founding member of the comedy troupe OTRimprov and teaches corporate improvisation workshops as well as classes at Xavier University.

Memorial Hall presents The Madcap Puppets Production of Pinocchio

Adapted by Dylan Shelton

Original Songs by Rachel Cobbs

Join Geppetto’s beloved puppet on a thrilling quest to become a real boy. Pinocchio is lured into every prank and scheme imaginable as giant puppets and original songs are woven into this cherished classic tale.


About Madcap Puppets

Based in Cincinnati, Ohio, Madcap is nationally recognized for engaging and original children’s theatre productions, as well as in-school educational programs that include performances, workshops and residencies.

Children’s learning experiences are enriched with performances based on world literature and cultures, thanks to our partnerships with schools and libraries across the country. Audiences enjoy the collaborations with orchestras, museums, opera and ballet, which allow us to bring a richly textured artistic experience to children and their families.

To kick off all the fun, Madcap premieres each season’s original productions through the Family Performance Series at the Madcap Education Center.

Dylan Shelton

Artistic Director

Dylan Shelton is a creator of puppet theatre and serves as the Artistic Director of Madcap Puppets. In this role, Dylan writes and directs original puppet performances and adaptations of great literature that tour across the country and internationally. In collaboration with symphony orchestras, Dylan produces and performs contemporary puppet theatre in multiple styles for families and audiences of all ages. Dylan began his career at Madcap as a puppeteer in 2002 and has appeared in more than 30 shows with the company. Dylan graduated from Wilmington College with a BA in Theatre and received an MFA in Acting from Ohio University.  As an actor, Dylan has performed in theaters across the country including the La Mirada Theatre in Los Angeles, the Monomoy Theatre on Cape Cod, The Know Theatre of Cincinnati, and the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park and has appeared in national and local commercials. Dylan is a founding member of the comedy troupe OTRimprov and teaches corporate improvisation workshops as well as classes at Xavier University.

Category:

Family Theatrical

Date:

Sat, August 14, 2021

Time:

noon and 2 PM

Price:

Free, tickets required. Tickets available 5/7 @ 1 PM

Reserve for 12 PM Reserve for 2 PM View Seating Chart Back to all shows