That’s Weird, Grandma

by Barrel of Monkeys

from Chicago, IL

About This Show

That’s Weird, Grandma is a variety show of short sketches and songs adapted from stories written by 3rd-5th graders in Barrel of Monkeys’ arts education programs. The weekly show, now in its 18th year, runs the gamut from clever and funny to touching and poignant, and includes live music, original song-and-dance numbers, wigs and props galore, and a rotating cast of talented professional actors who celebrate the imaginations of children through this raucous all-ages performance.

  • Genre:  Clown, Comedy, Family Friendly, Kids Fringe Selection, Musical, Puppetry, Sketch
  • Age Recommendation:  Children under 12, Children under 7, Not-so-young-anymore adults, Teenagers, Young Adults
  • Content:  Language other than English (Spanish), Language suitable for teaching to a 3-year-old

All age and content notes are supplied directly by the artists, not the Chicago Fringe Festival. Audience discretion is advised.


  • Saturday, Sep 5, 2015 @ 1:00pm
  • Sunday, Sep 6, 2015 @ 2:30pm
  • Sunday, Sep 13, 2015 @ 4:00pm

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