2017 Dance Theater Experience Camp Show at Joe’s Movement Emporium, Aug 11

2017 Dance Theater Experience Camp Show at Joe’s Movement Emporium, Aug 11, 2017

Dance Theater Experience Camp Show

Location: Joe’s Movement Emporium

Future stars will shine on Joe’s stage in a modern and original take on classic musical theater. Young movers of all experience levels will thrive under the direction of talented teachers who blend elements of contemporary, hip hop, and Latin-based dance. Campers will develop dance technique, foster acting and vocal skills while establishing an understanding of stage use and teamwork. This four (4) week camp concludes with a performance on Friday 8/11 at 5:30 pm, $5 per adult, children 13 & under free.

For more information see: http://www.joesmovement.org/summer_arts_camps

2017 Cultural Journey of Dance and Rhythm Camp Show at Joe’s Movement Emporium, July 14

2017 Cultural Journey of Dance and Rhythm Camp Show at Joe’s Movement Emporium, July 14, 2017

Creative Cultures Camp Show

Location: Joe’s Movement Emporium

Travel the world without ever leaving Maryland! Campers will explore, experience and be inspired by music, movement and arts from around the world. Featuring African drum, Peruvian dance, and Chinese dance, this culture-based camp culminates in a performance for friends and family. Campers learn world history through movement, music, song and storytelling. This four (4) week camp concludes with a performance on Friday 7/14 at 5:30 pm, $5 per adult, children 13 & under free.

For more information see: http://www.joesmovement.org/summer_arts_camps

Hairspray Jr by the Bowie Community Theatre, May 5-14

Hairspray Jr by the Bowie Community Theatre, May 5-14

Bowie Community Theatre Youth Theatre Program
Hairspray Jr
Book by Mark O’Donnell and Thomas Meehan, Music by Marc Shaiman, Lyrics by Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman. Based on the film written and directed by John Waters.

Performance Location: Bowie Community Theatre
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
13106 Annapolis Road
Bowie MD 20720

Performances: May 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 2017
Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00PM
Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2PM

Bowie Community Theatre (BCT) Youth Theatre Program presents their first production with the fun musical that continues to bring the beat throughout the state and country! Hairspray JR is the youth adaptation of the award-winning musical based on the John Waters’ movie, “Hairspray” that follows the changes in America in the 1960s through the communities of Baltimore, Maryland.

Join Tracy Turnblad, Motormouth Maybelle, Corny Collins, Amber Van Tussle, Link Larkin and the whole gang for this wonderful show brought to you by BCT and a grant from the City of Bowie Arts Programs.

Ticket Prices for Hairspray, Jr: $10/Adults, $8/Students/Seniors/Military, 3 and under FREE

Buy tickets on-line.

Baba Jamal Koram: The Story Man at the Publick Playhouse, Mar 23

Baba Jamal Koram: The Story Man at the Publick Playhouse, Mar 23

Tiny Tots Thursday
Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 9:30 am & 11:15 am
Baba Jamal Koram: The Story Man

Location: Prince George’s Publick Playhouse

Baba Jamal Koram: The Story Man. Master storyteller Baba Jamal Koram shares the history, humor, music, and lore of African and African-American cultures. Blending traditional and contemporary storytelling techniques with drumming, movement, call and response, and playful wit, his stories encourage children to care for our earth and its animals and believe in the good in everyone. From beginning to end, audiences are inspired by these tales and have fun following Baba Jamal’s lead. Recipient of the Circle of Excellence Award, Baba Jamal has been featured at the National Storytelling Festival, Kennedy Center, Smithsonian museums, National Black Storytelling Festival, regional festivals, and schools nationwide.

Recommended for Grades Pre-K – 2

Tickets: $5/person

Gus Goes Green: A STEM Adventure at the Publick Playhouse, Mar 21

Gus Goes Green: A STEM Adventure at the Publick Playhouse, Mar 21

Midweek Matinee
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 10:15 am & 12 noon
Gus Goes Green: A STEM Adventure

Location: Prince George’s Publick Playhouse

Wacky Professor Parsnip takes audiences on an adventure through science while teaching young people how to make good choices with diet, exercise and the environment. Exciting science experiments from the lab of Professor Parsnip reinforce healthy habits and good character traits. Interactive and fun, this production features a lots of fun and interesting science experiments.

Recommended for Grades Pre-K – 5. Curriculum Connections: Literature, Mathematics, Reading

Tickets: $8/person; $6/groups of 20 or more