From the creators of the heartwarming tale Rosita y Conchita, Austin Scottish Rite Theater is proud to present Paquito y Abuelito! Demian Chavez adaptation of the delightful story written by Erich Haegar and Illustrated by Eric Gonzalez is perfect for audiences of all ages!
Step into the enchanting world of ‘Paquito y Abuelito,’ a heartwarming and magical children’s theater production that weaves a captivating tale of love, family, and the joyous celebration of life. As the Day of the Dead unfolds before our eyes, immerse yourself in the rich traditions and vibrant festivities that have been cherished for generations.
This captivating show opens the doors to a delightful adventure, where the young and imaginative Paquito embarks on a journey that transcends time and space. Led by the loving spirit of his Abuelito, he discovers the profound significance of honoring ancestors and the cherished memories that bring families closer together.
At the heart of the performance lies a powerful message: the importance of family bonds and the enduring legacy left behind by those who have touched our lives. Paquito learns that the Day of the Dead is not merely about commemorating the departed; it’s about cherishing the memories that have shaped our lives and carrying them forward in our hearts.
Be transported by people and puppetry that will pull at your heart strings. Fantastical adventures brought to life through the brilliant creations of Trouble Puppet’s, Connor Hopkins. Enthralling original music by Juliàn Arizola, encapsulates the rich history and beautiful melodies of (style of music) while guiding us through trials and triumphs. With every scene, ‘Paquito y Abuelito’ showcases the immense talent and dedication of the cast, who skillfully transport the audience into a realm of wonder and joy.
‘Paquito y Abuelito’ is a theatrical experience like no other, designed to captivate the hearts of both children and adults alike. The magical ambiance of the theater creates an immersive atmosphere where imaginations soar, and hearts are filled with laughter and tears of joy.
This performance not only celebrates the cultural significance of the Day of the Dead but also serves as a reminder of the timeless power of theater to inspire, entertain, and enlighten. Each moment on stage sparks a connection between the audience and the characters, fostering a shared experience that lingers long after the final curtain call.
Whether you’re a seasoned theater enthusiast or experiencing the magic of live performances for the first time, ‘Paquito y Abuelito’ promises an unforgettable journey filled with laughter, emotion, and a sense of belonging. Bring the whole family to share in this remarkable experience that celebrates the beauty of life and the bonds that endure beyond the realms of time.
Mark your calendar for an extraordinary theatrical event that will leave you with cherished memories to hold dear for a lifetime. Don’t miss this chance to witness the wonder and joy of ‘Paquito y Abuelito’ – an experience that will touch your heart and ignite your imagination.