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Inflatable Theater makes its area debut

Feb. 24, 2009

KALAMAZOO--The family-friendly Fred Garbo Inflatable Theater Company will make its way to Western Michigan University's Miller Auditorium for one show at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 1.

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Fred Garbo Inflatable Theater stars pneumatic wizard Fred Garbo and Brazilian ballerina Daielma Santos. This exquisite duo has performed around the world, transcending barriers of age and language in a seamless program that includes physical comedy, dance, juggling and their own inflatable inventions. Audiences are mesmerized by the artistic imagery as the duo performs energetic, clever theatrical pieces in a universally engaging and family-friendly show.

Fred Garbo Inflatable Theater has won the praise and affection of audiences around the globe. In addition to appearances on international television and on David Letterman's "Late Show," performance highlights include the Kennedy Center, two sold-out runs at the New Victory Theater on Broadway, Playhouse Square in Cleveland, the New Jersey Performing Arts Center and the Hong Kong International Arts Carnival.

Fred Garbo Inflatable Theater at Miller Auditorium is part of the Lake Michigan Mailers Spotlight Series and is sponsored by Coca-Cola. Tickets range from $15 to $20 and are available now by calling (269) 387-2300 or (800) 228-9858, online at millerauditorium.com, or by visiting the Miller Auditorium Ticket Office or Epic Center Box Office in downtown Kalamazoo. Groups of 20 or more should call (269) 387-2312 for special discounts.

Special events with the SPCA of Southwest Michigan and Kids Gym will take place before the March 1 performance. The SPCA of Southwest Michigan will be on hand for an adoption event and Kids Gym will hold a children's tumbling workshop for children beginning at 2 p.m. The workshop is free, but tickets are required. For more information, contact the Miller Auditorium Ticket Office.

Media contact: Bethany Gauthier, (269) 387-2245, bethany.gauthier@wmich.edu

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