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A Lesson in Poetry for Your Little One…A Child’s Garden of Poetry Now Available on DVD!

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011

From the Emmy Award®-winning producer of the Classical Baby series comes an all new special designed to give young viewers an introduction to the world of poetry. A Child’s Garden of Poetry is a magical mix of lyrical animation, poems on screen, and live action scenes, featuring some of the world’s greatest poets – from William Shakespeare to Langston Hughes. The special includes voiceovers by award-winning actors Claire Danes, Carrie Fisher, Julianne Moore, Liam Neeson, Philip Seymour Hoffman, and Jeffrey Wright, as well as recordings by renowned poets E. E. Cummings, Edna St. Vincent Millay, and Carl Sandburg. It also includes heartfelt recitations of poems by real-life kids, who offer their own insights on the place that poetry plays in their lives. Contemplative, inspiring and full of heart, A Child’s Garden of Poetry will transport you and your child, and plant the seeds for a lifelong love of words.

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A Child’s Garden of Poetry – Now Available for Pre-Order!

Friday, September 9th, 2011


From the Emmy Award®-winning producer of the Classical Baby series comes an all new special designed to give young viewers an introduction into the world of poetry. A Child’s Garden of Poetry features the work of some of the great poets—from William Shakespeare to Langston Hughes—in a magical mix of lyrical animation and interviews with kids. Contemplative, inspiring, and full of heart, A Child’s Garden of Poetry will transport you and your child and plant seeds for a lifelong love of words.

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