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Oma by Sandglass Theater

July 15 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm


This new family show by Shoshana Bass and Jana Zeller is an intergenerational tale revolving around Grandma or “Oma.” It is her birthday and all are preparing for the celebration. While the grown-ups manage phone calls, playdate logistics, and other such tasks, the children get into mischief with party decorating, present wrapping, and cake baking. Finally they all gather around for one of Oma’s stories, told with yarn. One character emerges from the tangle of wool and nearly ruins the party. But not to worry, all ends well at Oma’s house. 

Due to generous support during our 2023 UConn Gives campaign, admission is free, but donations are encouraged (http://bit.ly/ballard-donate). Reservations are not required. Chairs will not be provided, and audience members are encouraged to bring their own blankets and seating. Seating space will be first come, first served. In the event of inclement weather, the show will be rescheduled for Sunday, July 16 at 11 a.m. ET. This performance is co-sponsored by the Mansfield Downtown Partnership.


Betsy Paterson Square
2 Dog Lane
Storrs Mansfield, CT 06268 United States
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