The Spider and the Grasshopper: The Valentine’s Day Blizzard

A special Valentine’s Day Fractured Fables.

Spider is busy stockpiling his food stores in preparation for winter. Grasshopper isn’t worried with ll the great take-out restaurants nearby. When a big Valentine’s Day blizzard hits, Spider and his roommate Ladybug are safe and comfy, while grasshopper’s shabby, shallow burrow and closed restaurants leave him cold and hungry. Thankfully, Spider and Ladybug show some love and come to his rescue.

Performed 2-14-15 at Bank Street Bookstore. Puppeteer: Rebecca Migdal and Chelsea Camp. Accompanist: Andy Laties. Camera: Nere Kapiteni.

The Three Little Valentine Pigs

A Fractured Fables Valentine’s Day Special.

Two pigs and their adopted puppy sister decide to build their houses on Valentine’s Day. Everything goes great until an amorous wolf shows up looking for a special someone to share Valentine’s Day with. Unfortunately when the first two pigs don’t accept his valentine, he blows their houses down in a tantrum. Will their puppy-pig sister be able to thwart the lovelorn wolf?

Performed 2-14-15 at Bank Street Bookstore. Puppeteer: Rebecca Migdal and Chelsea Camp. Accompanist: Andy Laties. Camera: Nere Kapiteni.

Shark McDonald

A roaring rendition of the classic sing-a-long Old McDonald Had A Farm.

Shark McDonald LOVES the animals on his farm, especially if they come with a side dish. Unfortunately for the hungry shark, the animals make it very clear they aren’t going to be next on the menu.

Performed 1-25-15 at Bank Street Bookstore. Puppeteer: Rebecca Migdal. Accompanist: Andy Laties. Camera: Nere Kapiteni.