The Lion and the Little Red Bird

Written and Illustrated by Elisa Kleven
Adapted for the stage by Nicole B. Adkins

A colorful tail of curiosity.

June 1-10, 2023 | Wells Fargo Playhouse
1 Act, approx. 40 minutes | For PreK

This delightful play tells the story of an inquisitive bird and a compassionate lion, an unlikely friendship to say the least. Why does Lion’s tail keep changing colors? Little Red Bird’s curiosity is piqued, and she sets out to unravel the mystery! Preschoolers will love this charming story, told with a mix of actors and puppets -- perfect for this young age.
Themes: Friendship, art, the beauty of nature

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The Lion and the Little Red Bird

Special Activities

  • BookWalk - Ongoing
    Self-guided "scavenger hunt." Explore ImaginOn and discover the pages of The Lion and the Little Red Bird located in frames around the building. Library staff can offer clues or hints, and prizes are available at the Spangler desk for participation, regardless of completion.

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