92Y and PJ Library® present this joyful, interactive show for the whole family! Written by Rebecca Schoffer and Joel Esher.
Join Benny on his journey as he explores the values of caring and sharing, building a strong sense of community and finding joy in giving thanks!
Benny loves to help out at his grandpa’s bakery. He makes the best bagels in town. One day, Grandpa explains to Benny that God, not him, should be thanked for the wonderful bagels. Benny sets out to do just that. He decides to leave God a bagful of bagels in the synagogue every week. And each week God eats the bagels — or so Benny thinks…
After the performance, families are invited to schmooze, snack and meet the cast at our lively after party!
Run time, approx. 1 hour
Best for children ages 3-8.
Adapted from Bagels From Benny written by Aubrey Davis with illustrations by Dušan Petričić © 2003. Used by permission of Kids Can Press Ltd., Toronto.
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