Popeye and his crew are delivered to life in Popeye and the Gang on the Zoo, a radio play that’s being streamed on-line by the Blinn Faculty — Brenham Campus Theatre Arts Program.
Popeye and the Gang on the Zoo is obtainable free to everybody, with digital tickets obtainable at www.blinnedu/BoxOffice. Patrons who enroll shall be despatched a hyperlink to view this system.
The radio play relies on characters created by E.C. Segar for his Thimble Theatre caricature.
Popeye is a part of the theatre arts program’s On the Air sequence, based mostly on the favored radio performs of the Thirties and Forties.
Popeye and the Gang on the Zoo is without doubt one of the applications introduced within the Popeye the Sailor radio sequence, which ran from 1935 to 1938.
Brad Nies, theatre arts program director, mentioned, “We’re inviting everybody to affix Popeye, J. Wellington Wimpy, Olive Oyl and Popeye’s adopted son Matey the Newsboy as they make a journey to the zoo. When an elephant breaks unfastened, Popeye might want to muster all his power — in addition to all of his spinach — to avoid wasting Matey and Olive.”
Patrons who register for Popeye and the Gang on the Zoo additionally will be capable to view earlier Blinn productions of Miracle on thirty fourth Avenue and The Screaming Lady.