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Published: January 28, 2003
Category: review

Mummenschanz captures the child in the everyday

By Rachel Straus

Before there were Transformer toys, there was Mummenschanz. Not quite mime, not quite dance, the theatrical company speaks to the childish and inventive part of our imaginations – the part that sees the moon as an ever-changing face and a wind-swept newspaper as a graceful dancer.

Mummenschanz, roughly meaning masquerade, has been []