An Enchanting Evening of Puppetry with Jonny ClockWorks at Manchester Boys & Girls Club

Boys & Girls Club

December 1, 2023
Manchester, NH








About this Event

Your support is needed to bring a spellbinding experience to the Boys & Girls Club of Manchester on Friday, December 1st, as we welcome the extraordinary Jonny ClockWorks to our community! This event promises an unforgettable evening of puppetry and storytelling that will delight BGCM families and ignite the imaginations of our young members.


Jonny ClockWorks, the stage name of Jonathan Edward Cross, is a New Hampshire native who brings a wealth of experience from his 33-year theatre career in New York City. His remarkable journey includes leading The Cosmic Bicycle Theatre and The ClockWorks Puppet Theatre, both celebrated with awards like the Jim Henson Foundation Grants, UNIMA-USA award for excellence in puppet theater, an Off-off Broadway Review Award, and international acclaim.


The evening will feature a vibrant variety show, showcasing the magical world of puppetry in its many forms. From intricate marionettes to charming hand puppets, each act will be a window into the creative genius of Jonny ClockWorks. This is more than just a show; it’s an invitation to step into a world where imagination rules and stories come alive.


After the show, the excitement continues with an exclusive opportunity to meet Jonny ClockWorks himself. Members & their families will have the chance to ask questions, learn about the art of puppetry, and even meet some of the star puppets from the show.


This event aligns perfectly with the Boys & Girls Club of Manchester mission to inspire youth to realize their full potential and our commitment to fostering a culture of inclusivity and creativity. Their Performing Arts Program, teaches members various aspects of performing arts including singing, acting, and dancing. BGCM is thrilled to host this event that encourages confidence, expressiveness, and inspiration.


Join us in supporting our youth and celebrating the enchanting art of puppetry with Jonny ClockWorks. Help us create memories for Club kids that will last a lifetime!


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