The Little Frogmaid

Monkey is excited to find a mermaid friend at the local pond, though she seems a few shades greener than his expectations.

Another original, one-of-a-kind, improvised and utterly un-rehearsed “Fractured Fables” performance 9-11-16 by Yippee Skippy Puppet Theater at Bankstreet Bookstore. Puppeteer: Rebecca Migdal. Accompanist and Emcee: Andy Laties. Camera: Nere Kapiteni

The Princess and the Pea: Maybe, Baby

The Queen hates the idea of marrying off her infant son, so she comes up with an unap-PEA-ling task for all the eligible, as well as very ineligible, ladies who show up.

Another original, one-of-a-kind, improvised and utterly un-rehearsed “Fractured Fables” performance 12-19-15 by Yippee Skippy Puppet Theater at Bankstreet Bookstore. Puppeteer: Rebecca Migdal. Accompanist and Emcee: Andy Laties. Camera: Nere Kapiteni

Little Red Riding Bow and the Big Bad Owl

Little Red Riding Bow and her friend, Mouse, are relieved to have escaped the clutches of a sneaky owl. However, Owl has a dastardly plan to catch her when he comes across Grandma Wolf’s house.

Another original, one-of-a-kind, improvised and utterly un-rehearsed “Fractured Fables” performance 3-13-16 by Yippee Skippy Puppet Theater at Bankstreet Bookstore. Puppeteer: Rebecca Migdal. Accompanist and Emcee: Andy Laties. Camera: Nere Kapiteni

Jack and the Banana Beanstalk

Monkey Jack never expected the magic beans he got for his teddy bear to grow into a huge beanstalk! He finds a castle with a kindly old woman who gives him all the bananas he wants, but this stroke of luck comes with a sharp-toothed catch.

Another original, one-of-a-kind, improvised and utterly un-rehearsed “Fractured Fables” performance 5-22-16 by Yippee Skippy Puppet Theater at Bankstreet Bookstore. Puppeteer: Rebecca Migdal. Accompanist and Emcee: Andy Laties. Camera: Nere Kapiteni

A Wolf Cub in Sheep’s Clothing

A lonely wolf cub searches desperately for someone to be his mother. When he overhears a sheep wishing for a child of her own, wolf cub dons a woolly costume to become the little lamb she desires. Unfortunately, the wolfling’s finely woven plan soon starts to unravel.

Another original, one-of-a-kind, improvised and utterly un-rehearsed “Fractured Fables” performance 5-8-16 by Yippee Skippy Puppet Theater at Bankstreet Bookstore. Puppeteer: Rebecca Migdal. Accompanist and Emcee: Andy Laties. Camera: Nere Kapiteni

The Shoe Fairy and the Shoemaker

A talented shoemaker is close to losing his business after being continuously refused payment by his rich clients. Thankfully, the Shoe Fairy comes up with an enchanting plan to help him.

Another original, one-of-a-kind, improvised and utterly un-rehearsed “Fractured Fables” performance 5-15-16 by Yippee Skippy Puppet Theater at Bankstreet Bookstore. Puppeteer: Rebecca Migdal. Accompanist and Emcee: Andy Laties. Camera: Nere Kapiteni

The Gingerbread Baby

A lonely couple decide to make a gingerbread baby while their studious son is away at school. To their horror, a wily monkey kidnaps their scrumptious bundle of joy and leads them, as well as half the neighborhood, on a wild chase.
 Another original, one-of-a-kind, improvised and utterly un-rehearsed “Fractured Fables” performance 6-12-16 by Yippee Skippy Puppet Theater at Bankstreet Bookstore. Puppeteer: Rebecca Migdal. Accompanist and Emcee: Andy Laties. Camera: Nere Kapiteni

The Chicken Who Cried Witch

Falling into holes and almost getting eaten is not how this little chicken wanted to spend her day. Hopefully with the help of some unlikely friends, she’ll be able to get home. Will her darling, yet irresponsible, chicken-herder believe her wild adventure?

Another original, one-of-a-kind, improvised and utterly un-rehearsed “Fractured Fables” performance 7-12-15 by Yippee Skippy Puppet Theater at Bankstreet Bookstore. Puppeteer: Rebecca Migdal. Accompanist and Emcee: Andy Laties. Camera: Nere Kapiteni

Little Red Riding Monkey

Gullible Little Red Riding Monkey is scammed by a salesman on his way to Grandma’s house. The crafty salesman figures he can also make an easy sale from Monkey’s grandmother, but is up for a rude awakening.

Another original, one-of-a-kind, improvised and utterly un-rehearsed “Fractured Fables” performance 12-12-15 by Yippee Skippy Puppet Theater at Bankstreet Bookstore. Puppeteer: Rebecca Migdal. Accompanist and Emcee: Andy Laties. Camera: Nere Kapiteni