Perseus and Medusa

Type: Performance
Art Form: Theater
Grade Level: 1-12
Scheduling Request

Take a trip back in time to the dawn of civilization, to an ancient world of gods, goddesses, prophecies, and heroes. In this masterful production, your students will accompany Perseus through personal trials and glorious quests. Join Tanglewood Marionettes for its lavish production featuring beautiful handcrafted marionettes, scrolling sets, exotic music, and much more.

Length: 50 Minutes
Audience Limit: 250
Curriculum Connection: Puppetry, Mythology, Greek Mythology

Single Show: $950
Back-To-Back: $1,615
Three-In-A-Row: $2,280
Four-In-A-Row: $2,945

Travel Fee: based upon national mileage rate of $0.58 per mile
Note: pricing may vary for weekend/out-of-school time

Processing Fee of $30 added to all contracts


Parking reserved for a van pulling a box trailer (two spaces end to end), as close as possible to performance space entrance

2 separate electrical circuits of at least 20 amps within 25 feet of the perfomance space (this is not the same as 2 outlets on a wall, please check with the custodian)
Performance Space:

Unobstructed performance space that is 12’ deep by 18’ wide by 12’ high

Special Notes: Playing area must be at ground (street) level. Tanglewood Marionettes cannot negotiate flights of stairs. A few steps up into a building or onto a stage are okay**, but the ensemble absolutely cannot perform on upper or basement levels unless a FREIGHT elevator is available.

**Two adults (not students) capable of lifting at least 50 lbs are needed to help unload/load sets into the performance space if there are more than six stairs, or it is at a distance of more than 30 yards.

Arrival before first performance: 1.5 hours

Strike time: 1 hour

Time needed between performances: 30 minutes (3.5 hours if doing a mixed double)

Please introduce the performers as a Young Audiences of Massachusetts ensemble.

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