080713 Kipling's Just So Stories on Silver Center Stage (166)

PLYMOUTH — The Silver Center for the Arts at Plymouth State University hosts professional actors from the Papermill Theatre in Lincoln throughout the summer, presenting their repertoire of children's stories adapted for the stage.

Performances are 2 p.m. each Thursday. All seats (including babes in arms) are $6 and the shows usually sell out early.

The production for August 8 is Just So Stories. How did the Camel get his hump? How did the leopard get his spots? How was the alphabet made? Discover the answers to these questions and may more as Rudyard Kipling's stories come to life.

The final performance for the season will be:

August 15 Hansel and Gretel

The North Country Center for the Arts Children's Theatre has been delighting audiences for more than 20 years, with original adaptations of fairytales and folktales produced and created for children of all ages. Shows are approximately 40 minutes long and appeal to adults, and children three years and older. Characters greet the audience in the Silver Center lobby after each show.