Bright Star Touring Theatre: African Folktales

Virginia Living Museum
524 J. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23601
United States 524 J. Clyde Morris Blvd. Newport News 23601


  • general admission: $$17 adults, $13 children 3-12

Bright Star Touring Theatre, a national professional touring theater company based in Asheville, NC, returns with another engaging presentation. Join two talented African griots (storytellers) Akili and Jabari as they share stories that celebrate the vastness of the African landscape. Audience interaction abounds as our skilled performers bring to life Anansi, poquoi and trickster hare tales. Sing-alongs, stories and humor help celebrate world cultures, language and oral tradition. Recommended for grades Pre-K-5. Shows at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Included in museum admission. 757-595-1900.