Reader's Theatre

Featuring "The Musicians of Bremen"


DC Public Library Catalogue Link to "Yummy" book Calling all readers!

Please join us in the children's room on Monday, June 16 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.

The Musicians of Bremen is the featured piece.
It is the final story in Yummy: Eight Favorite Fairy Tales by Lucy Cousins.

This delicious book offers a fresh look at eight classic stories, told with bold language and vibrant pictures.
 
There are many delightful versions and spin offs of The Musicians of Bremen.

Here are a few more you may wish to read.

Curl up, get cozy, and read!


The Musicians of Bremen
By Niroot Puttapipat
JUV 398 PUTTAPIPAT
 
While on their way to Bremen, four aging animals who are no longer of any use to their masters find a new home after outwitting a gang of robbers.
 
 
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The Musicians of Bremen:
Los Músicos de Bremen

By Roser Ros
JUV 398 ROS (BILINGUAL)
 
While on their way to Bremen, four aging animals who are no longer of any use to their masters find a new home after outwitting a gang of robbers.  Retold in both Spanish and English.
 
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The Bremen Town Musicians
By The Brothers Grimm
Illustrated by Lisbeth Zwerger
Translated by Anthea Bell
JUV 398.2 BREMEN
 
While on their way to Bremen, four aging animals who are no longer of any use to their masters find a new home after outwitting a gang of robbers.
 
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The Bremen Town Musicians and Other Animal Tales from Grimm
By Doris Orgel
JUV 398.2 ORGEL
 
Features six classic German folktales; The Bremen Town Musicians, The Hare and the Hedgehog, King of the Birds, When the Birds and the Beasts Went to War, The Wolf and the Seven Young Kids, and The Fox and the Geese.
 
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The Bourbon Street Musicians
By Kathy Price
JUV 398.2 PRICE
 
A Cajun retelling of the classic tale of four animals, past their prime, who set out together to become musicians.
 
 
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Rabbit Ears World Tales. Vol. 5. Bremen Town Musicians.
Finn McCoul. Koi and Kola Nuts.
JUV CD 398.2 RABBIT
 
Bremen Town Musicians: In this spirited tale from the Brothers Grimm, four animals begin new lives as musicians and unwittingly disband a company of robbers along the way.
 
Also available in e-audio
Rabbit Ears World Tales. Vol. 5. Bremen Town Musicians

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