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Toronto: “The Incredible Adventures of Baron Munchausen” is at the Red Sandcastle Theatre May 3-21

Friday, January 13, 2023

Join us for the premiere of The Incredible Adventures of Baron Munchausen by Twisted Dog Theatre. This classic character ascends to theatrical heights with video, animation, puppetry, and a live actor all onstage in an intimate storefront theatre that will surely be an epic interactive adventure for families with children of all ages.

Who is Baron Munchausen? Is he the ”phoney baron" or "the most truthful person on earth"? Where is the line between truth and fiction? Set off on a journey to find out with the most resourceful, courageous, and witty traveler who can even take you to the moon! During the 45-minute performance, Baron Munchausen invites audiences to travel the world and beyond with him, as he faces challenges and escapes various predicaments unscathed and ready to tell more tales. Audience participation is encouraged during the show, which then chooses the direction of the story! Audiences get to see him through his risky endeavours by the power of their own imagination.

The Incredible Adventures of Baron Munchausen is a captivating and heartfelt performance that will amuse and inspire families by the magic of storytelling. At the end of the performance, little viewers will receive letters with valuable advice from the Baron himself.

Performed by Gregory Katsenelson, Directed by Svetlana Ozerskaya, Production Design by Andrey Zaporozhskiy, Animated by Alexandr Bashaev, Lighting Design by Ivan Maleikov, and Produced by Catherine Maleikova.

Twisted Dog Theatre Premiere

The Incredible Adventures of Baron Munchausen

Onstage May 3 - 21, 2023

at Red Sandcastle Theatre

922 Queen Street East, Toronto

Tickets: $35

Wednesday to Friday Showtime 6 PM

Saturday & Sunday Showtimes 1:00 PM and 5:30 PM

Final Sunday Showtimes 10:00 AM and 12:30 PM

*Doors open 30 minutes before showtime; 45 minutes, no intermission

Adults are asked to mask while inside the theatre

About Twisted Dog Theatre

Twisted Dog Theatre is an up and coming theatre that creates performances and collaborates with venerable and honoured directors and artists. Twisted Dog Theatre values the quality of the performance and strives to bring kids entertainment to a new level. They intermix the traditional drama art with the puppet genre, adding for new forms of expression through multimedia elements. Twisted Dog Theatre is always looking for new talent and exciting stories for their performances, their mission is to bring back theatre as a staple for kids entertainment and development.