Members say: Quirky, Sweet, Disappointing

About the show

New York City Children's Theater presents an interactive, multi-sensory show based on Lindsay Ward’s picture book about a young girl who embarks on an adventure with a carousel polar bear.

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Ever wondered what it would be like to ride a carousel animal right off its platform? As Emma discovers, all it takes is a handful of balloons and a very kind polar bear to show you the way. This soaring story of friendship takes very young audiences to the arctic and back, and reminds them anything is possible with the power of imagination. Best for ages 2 to 5.

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"Aimed at kids ages 2-5, 'Please Bring Balloons' is one of our top picks for children's theater in NYC this winter, and among the best events for preschoolers this season...It's completely interactive, making it a great option for first-time and very young theatergoers...It's a sweet, magical adventure filled with animals, balloons, music, and twinkling lights–and easily my 4-year-old's favorite show in the last year." Full Review

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Quirky, Disappointing, Sweet

See it if you're on the look out for as many theater experiences as you can for your toddler. You want to see your kid entertained. Very cute show.

Don't see it if you're used to New Victory quality, you want to feel like the company actually understands children, you don't mind disorganized chaos.

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