by Contributing Blogger Maytal Wichman
In the midst of holiday shopping, parties, eating great food and everything else that happens during this magical season, take time out to see a show that’s no less magical: Mummenschanz! A blend of bizarre masks and forms and light and shadow, it is a timeless mime performance that transcends cultural boundaries. (Read more after the jump)
Mummenschanz is celebrating its 40 year anniversary with a world tour. In the show there will be a mix of old favorites as well as some stunning new creations, using creative manipulations of sculptural, expressive masks. The show is recommended for ages 6 and up. It is is two hours long, with an intermission. Hurry and get tickets this holiday season – last performance in NYC is on January 6th!
Here is a short video showcasing highlights from the show:
When: December 11-15, 18-22, 26-29 / 7:00
December 15, 22, 26, 29 / 2:00
December 16, 23, 30 / 3:00
January 2, 5 / 2:00
January 2-5 / 7:00
January 6 / 3:00
Where: NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts
566 LaGuardia Place, New York, NY 10012
Corner of Washington Square South
How Much: $48-$85
To Purchase Tickets click here.
By phone: (212) 352-3101 or (866) 811-4111
At the box office:
NYU Skirball Center
Shagan Box Office
566 LaGuardia Place at Washington Square
Tuesday-Saturday noon-6:00pm and two hours before show time.
I was not compensated for this post. I received tickets.
Contributing Blogger Maytal Wichman is the owner of Mama’s Bites and has also written for The Huffington Post. She has been living in New York City for twelve years and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature as well as a Law Degree, but blogging is her true passion. Maytal is a stay-at-home mom to three kids (ages 5, 3 and a newborn) and loves finding great products that make her family’s life easier.