The whimsical childrens books by Leo Lionni are brought to the stage by the Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia during todays puppet performances of Swimmy, Inch by Inch and Frederick. Swimmy is about the adventures of a tiny but brave fish facing danger in the huge ocean; Inch by Inch chronicles the adventures of an inchworm who loves to measure everything he encounters, even his friends; and Frederick recounts the tale of a mouse who leads an artful life. 10 a.m. The Grand 1894 Opera House, 2020 Postoffice. For information, call 800-821-1894 or visit www.thegrand.com. $6 to $10.
Wed., May 4, 2011