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Tall Tales: Stories on Stilts

  • Stewart Park 2700 12th Avenue South Minneapolis, MN, 55407 United States (map)

Join our crew for an evening of folktale performances by youth on stilts! The Phillips Project and MOI worked with youth from the Collaborative Village Initiative, Waite House, and Little earth for six weeks reading and adapting folktales, learning to dance on stilts, and practicing storytelling.

Bring the whole family to see:

  • "Anansi and the Tug-of-War" by Collaborative Village Initiative youth

  • "The Story of La Llorona" by Waite House middle-school youth

  • "Coyote, Iktome, and the Rock" by Little Earth youth

Following the students' performances, enjoy Lego Movie 2, brought to you by Minneapolis Parks and Rec. Movies in the Parks.

Earlier Event: July 24
To the Moon and Back
Later Event: July 27
Family Literacy Festival