Meet the most unusual duckling the pond has ever seen! In their nest at the edge of a pond, the baby ducklings wait impatiently for Mummy’s enormous egg to hatch. But their new brother doesn’t look like everyone else. He doesn’t even quack like a proper duckling! Teased and called Ugly by his siblings, our hero goes on an adventure in search of a place to fit in. As the seasons change the woodland trees from dark weathered branches to silver sticks of frost, the lost and lonely fledgling meets a menagerie of mischievous animals…. But where does he really belong? Hans Christian Andersen’s well-known tale comes to life with inventive physicality, and live music and songs that quack and trill.
SATURDAY, APRIL 8, 2023 – 3PM
MERRILL AUDITORIUM, PORTLAND
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60 minutes, no intermission
Wheelchair accessible, Assisted hearing available. This performance will be ASL interpreted. Read more about accessibility at Merrill Auditorium.