Sparks of imagination with Skippyjon Jones

BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center presents Skippyjon Jones on Sunday, June 3 at 3:00 p.m. A TheatreworksUSA, production, Skippyjon Jones brings all the “cat gone dog” fun into the arts center with wild imagination and canine fighting spirit—a musical thrill for the fantasy-loving child in us all.

Skippyjon Jones is a little kitten with big ears and even bigger dreams. Sometimes he pretends to be a bird, a llama, or a whale … anything BUT a Siamese cat. When his mom sends him to his room to think about behaving like the cat he really is, Skippyjon’s wild imagination takes over and he envisions himself as a Chihuahua. Things get serious when the local pack of Chihuahuas is terrorized by a bully and Skippyjon has to choose between being a “fraidy-cat” or the “top dog.” This enchanting musical is about unleashing your powerful imagination and following your dreams. Suitable for children ages 4 to 8.

BMCC Tribeca PAC is Downtown Manhattan’s premier presenter of the arts, reaching audiences from the college community, downtown residential and business communities, local schools, families, and audiences of all ages. The facility thrives on its reputation for presentation a boad global perspective through the presentation of high-quality artistic work in music, theatre, dance, film and visual arts.

BMCC Tribeca PAC (www.tribecapac.org) is located on the Borough of Manhattan Community College campus, 199 Chambers St. (between Greenwich Avenue & West Street) and is convenient to the 2/3, A/C/E and R/W subway lines and the New Jersey Path Train.

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