About This Program
Mark’s character, MR. Jones, takes audiences on an exciting journey with underlying educational themes. Highly interactive, MR. Jones and the audience share center stage in Classic Comedy! This action-packed theatre performance includes slapstick, juggling, plate spinning, and more. Based on “If at first you don’t succeed…” theory, MR. Jones’ creative problem-solving skills leaves audiences in Classic Comedy howling with laughter.
Sample Common Core connection: SL.3.1 Comprehension and Collaboration Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly.
"The greatest strength was Mr. Lohr's ability to communicate with students using very few words. The interactions that took place through performance were incredible."
"WE LOVED HIM!"
"A lively and entertaining performance...the kids were hooked from the moment he walked into the auditorium! It was very interactive. The kids loved every minute of if! They could relate to the performance. They talked about it the rest of the afternoon and at home."