Aurora Children's Playhouse presents

Anansi and the Colorful Kente Cloth

Aug 27, 2022

Anansi and the Colorful Kente Cloth
with Jerry G. White

Acclaimed children’s performer and storybook author Jerry G. White brings his book to life with an exciting performance. Anansi is trickster that is a beloved character in folklore across many cultures. Using music, dance, and master storytelling skills, Anansi and the Colorful Kente Cloth transforms from page to stage to the delight of audiences of all ages. After the show copies of the book will be available for purchase and to be signed by the author.

About Aurora Children’s Playhouse

Aurora Theatre assembles the best children’s performers in the region, bringing them to Gwinnett County in order to give parents and their children a chance to experience their artistry in our amazing facility in downtown Lawrenceville.

We feature puppeteers, magicians, storytellers, jugglers and musicians as a part of this series intended for youngsters to have their first theatrical experiences. At about 45 minutes in length, perfect for the young attention span, these lively performances are fun for the whole family.

Get a punchcard with 10 admissions that can be used at any Aurora Children’s Playhouse show for only $50! NEVER expires!

Purchase Punchcard


  • Vaccinated patrons use of face masks is optional.
  • Unvaccinated patrons are strongly encouraged to wear masks.
  • Anyone exhibiting any signs of coronavirus, including but not limited to cough, fatigue, headache, excessive sneezing or elevated temperature, are asked to stay home.
  • Hand sanitizer will be readily available.
  • HVAC Upgrades including the addition of 20 ionization units and outside air intake was increased on the 17 existing RTU’s to provide cleaner, fresher air.

We believe that maintaining the health and safety of our community, including our staff, artists and patrons, shouldn’t be a matter of debate or political preference. To that end, we ask everyone in our community to respect these policies.

Thank you for your understanding, cooperation and patience.

The situation is fluid. Please check our website for updates.

Buy Tickets

Content advisory: suitable for all ages

August 27, 2022
10:00am & 11:30am
Running Time: 40-55 minutes