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Theatre brings two beloved children’s books to life



SUBMITTED PHOTO A scene from Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia’s adaptation of “Guess How Much I Love You.”

SUBMITTED PHOTO A scene from Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia’s adaptation of “Guess How Much I Love You.”

LEWISBURG — Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia returns to the Weis Center to bring two beloved children’s books to life: “Guess How Much I Love You” and “I Love My Little Storybook,” starting at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21 at the Weis Center for the Performing Arts. The Family Discovery performance is ideal for ages 3 to 7, and will run for 60 minutes without intermission.

Sponsors for the performance include the Public Library for Union County, Susquehanna River Valley Visitors Bureau and Geisinger. Patrons are encouraged to come early to enjoy free kids’ activities hosted by the library from noon to 1 p.m. in the Weis Center Atrium Lobby.

Tickets for the performance are $20 for adults, $16 for seniors 62 and above, $10 for youth 18 and under, $10 for Bucknell employees and retirees (limit two), $10 for Bucknell students (limit two) and $10 for non-Bucknell college students (limit two). Tickets can be purchased online at Bucknell.edu/BoxOffice or by calling 570-577-1000.

Tickets are also available from several locations, including the Weis Center lobby (weekdays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.) and the CAP Center Box Office, located on the ground floor of the Elaine Langone Center (weekdays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.).

For more information about this performance, contact Lisa Leighton, marketing and outreach director, at 570-577-3727 or by e-mail at lisa.leighton@bucknell.edu. For more information about the Weis Center for the Performing Arts, go to www.bucknell.edu/WeisCenter or search for the Weis Center on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter or YouTube.