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Z Puppets Rosenschnoz presents Minnesota AHA!
a ukelele sing along of Minnesota’s greatest inventions
[CITY] – How did anyone think up SPAM, rollerblades, water skis and kitty litter? Award-winning Minneapolis artists Z Puppets Rosenschnoz will explain all at Minnesota AHA! on [Date] at [Time & Location].
Join Dr. Historificus and his smarty cat Walter Mondale to discover the stories behind Minnesota-made inventions that have changed the world. Through puppets and a lively sing along, you’ll learn the Minnesota Formula for Genius. Recommended for ages 3 and up.
About Z Puppets Rosenschnoz
“1/2 Monty Python + 1/2 Sesame Street”
Z Puppets Rosenschnoz delights children and their adults with feats of imagination, mixing hand-crafted puppetry, zany comedy with live music.
Z Puppets has earned many awards, including support from the Jim Henson Foundation, National Endowment for the Arts, Puppeteers of America and Minnesota State Arts Board.
Based in Minneapolis, Z Puppets tour their family-friendly comedies across the country. Appearances have included the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art, the National Puppetry Festival, the Walker Art Center and Boston’s Puppet Showplace Theatre.
Z artists have an extensive background teaching classes, workshops and residencies for students of all ages and abilities. Creative Directors Aronson and Griffith have served as arts education specialists for the Perpich Center for Arts Education, Children's Theatre Company and the Educational Theater Association.