Learn To Speak Doll - Public Performance (Sensory Friendly)

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Thursday July 12

11:00 AM  –  12:00 PM

Peppercorn Theatre at Kaleideum presents 

Learn to Speak Doll
An Imaginative Adventure Play for Young Audiences

By Angelica Chéri
Directed by
Nathan Ross Freeman

Inspired by the work of Dr. Maya Angelou*

After young Cadence moves from her home on the East Side of Winston-Salem, she finds herself in a new school with very different rules and very different classmates than she’s used to. Feeling totally isolated, Cadence finds that the only person who can help her is a famous local poet in a magical tea room filled with talking dolls.

Location: Hanesbrands Theatre

Approx. 50 minutes | Ages 7 & up

*Used with permission of Caged Bird Legacy, LLC


This performance will be Sensory Friendly
Sensory Friendly performances are tailored for audience members on the autism spectrum or with sensory sensitivities. These performances feature a pre-show introduction to, and in-show advance warnings for sudden lighting and projection changes and surprising moments. Also, low lighting will be present in the audience area throughout the performance, and there will be designated quiet areas and a relaxed atmosphere. Check out our Social Narrative  for what to expect on the day of the show. 



$10 (+tax)/member

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$12 (+tax)/non-member


Production photographs may be taken during any performance of Learn to Speak Doll. By purchasing tickets, you agree that Kaleideum has the right to take photographs of the audience members in connection with the above-identified event.

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