International Children's Theater Festival: Morgan's Journey
This internationally acclaimed play is a captivating exploration of joyous yet challenging human experiences with a unique opportunity for active audience participation! From the moment of his birth, audiences follow Morgan the Clown on a journey of self-discovery. Together they celebrate his birthday and share his delight opening the presents he receives, which includes a simple sock puppet named Herkimer who becomes his companion. Through an experience common to many children, Morgan learns a valuable and moving lesson about love and the true meaning of friendship. This production, with a creative drama post-play experience, is the perfect show to transition your child into the world of theater! Morgan’s Journey, originally created by Robert Morgan and director David Craig, is now the longest touring play in Canadian history. It won the prestigious Chalmer’s Canadian Play Award for Outstanding Play and has rightly earned the description given to it: “A true Canadian classic.” Running Time: 60 minutes Recommended Ages: 3-6 Morgan's Journey is part of the International Children's Theater Festival presented by University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital.