Mirror Pond

Mirror Pond – An Audio Walking Play

Mirror image of a swan
Photo illustration | Original photo by Yiannis Theologos Michellis published in the public domain.

Two swans, descendants of a couple that lived in the Reading Public Museum’s Mirror Pond, look for their grandparents’ old nest in the arboretum. Hit the orange Play button below and walk with them on their quest.

The action of the play follows the walking path on the map below:


  • SWAN A: Vicki Haller Graff
  • BEATRICE: Kath Godwin
  • Written by Adam Richter
  • Produced and edited by Kath Godwin

This play was developed for “In Nature’s Studio: Live Performances in the Arboretum” in Reading, Pa. Thank you to the Reading Theater Project for making this project possible.

“In Nature’s Studio” features more than a dozen live performances on Sunday, July 25, 2021 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Reading Public Museum,