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Presented by Near West Theatre at Near West Theatre, Cleveland OH

Nov 16 2018
Dec 09 2018

November 16-December 9, 2018 Holiday Intergenerational Show – Cast ages 7 and up Music and Lyrics by Bob Merrill Book by Michael Stewart Based on Material by Helen Deutsch Directed by Bob Navis Jr.

Naïve orphan Lili happens upon a failing carnival troupe in the south of France and meets puppeteer Paul, a former ballet dancer and a war hero, now unable to ever dance again. Paul soon forms a puppet act with Lili as the main attraction, and the carnival is changed forever. Acclaimed for its magic, simplicity, and compassion, Carnival! is a bittersweet fairy tale appropriate for kids and adults. Based on the 1953 film Lili, Carnival! boasts a charming Bob Merrill score, including the hit

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Near West Theatre

6702 Detroit Avenue, Cleveland, OH


Convenient and inexpensive valet parking (only $6!) available on Friday and Saturday evening performances.


    • Assisted Listening System
    • Wheelchair Access

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