A vain and goofy emperor vows to wear the most beautiful clothes every seen. A clever trickster convinces the ruler that he can make magic clothes that are fabulous, but they can't be seen by anyone who is foolish. Rather than admit he is not so smart, the ruler pretends to see the magic clothes. In a final parade he shows the citizens what kind of man their rulers is. Two actors play all the...

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Puss In Boots

Aug 4, 2016

The poor miller gives his son the family cat and sends him out in the world to make his own way. To the lad's surprise the cat is magic! Dressed in fine clothes and stylish boots, the fabulous feline rids the land of a wicked ogre and helps her master win the hand of a beautiful princess. Two actors play all the roles in this fanciful production. Tickets $10 - Children under 3 are free!...

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Thursday, August 4, 2016, 1:00 & 6:00 Copeland Lecture Hall Gerald Charles Dickens, great-great-grandson of the author Charles Dickens, returns by popular demand after his sold-out performances at Winterthur of A Christmas Carol. His fascination with the life and works of Charles Dickens led him to write and direct further one-man shows. This performance features two, one-hour shows—A...

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Color Pops by Su Knoll Horty

Aug 5, 2016 - Aug 26, 2016

This event occurs daily, every weekday.

Color Pops, an exhibition of abstract paintings by Su Knoll Horty, will be on view in the Mezzanine Gallery from August 5-26, 2016, with an opening reception on Friday, August 5 from 5-7 p.m. This series of paintings explores fluidity in all its measures: organic form, undulating movement, saturated ‘liquid’ color, and stylized gestural marks. The resulting ‘Color Pops’ are an...

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Both children and adults enjoy the First State Heritage Park's candlelit walking tours – there’s history, humor, and sorrow in the stories of real people from Delaware’s past centuries. Join historical interpreters from the First State Heritage Park dressed in colonial attire as they relate the stories of historic Dover. The Dover’s public square was the site of markets and fairs,...

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Enjoy a historically accurate nineteenth-century “Base Ball” game featuring Diamond State Base Ball Club vs. Mohican Base Ball Club of Kennett Square. Come early for batting practice and try out some other traditional nineteenth-century games, such as hoop-and-stick and tug of war. Ballpark food will be available for purchase. Be sure to bring your own seating – this game is...

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Rhett Miller

Aug 6, 2016

Rhett Miller is the front man and main songwriter of the hard-charging rock ‘n’ roll quartet the Old 97’s, as well as an accomplished solo artist. In addition to his nine studio albums with the 97’s (most recently The Grand Theatre Volume One and The Grand Theatre Vol. 2 in 2011), he has released four solo albums; 1989’s Mythologies, 2002’s The Instigator, 2006’s The Believer, and...

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Delaware Astronomical Society and the Mount Cuba Astronomical Observatory combine resources with the Delaware Museum of Natural History for an evening of astronomy with a focus on the highlights of the July sky. Astronomy presentation in auditorium, followed by star gazing outside with several telescopes (weather permitting).

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