Chicken Little: The Sky is Falling at the Publick Playhouse, Apr 9

Chicken Little: The Sky is Falling at the Publick Playhouse, Apr 9

Midweek Matinee: Education on Stage
Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at 10:15 am & 12 noon

Chicken Little: The Sky is Falling

Prince George’s Publick Playhouse

Description: This production challenges young audiences to think critically to realize that you can’t believe everything you hear, read or see, Chicken Little is the story of barnyard friends Henny Penny and Chicken “Chick” Little. When “Chick” gets “bonked on the head” by a mysterious object, the barnyard goes wild looking for the culprit. Somehow, a vicious rumor gets started that “the sky is falling” and its up to the audience and the other barnyard friends to make sure that the rumor doesn’t get out of control! With elements of comedy, suspense and slapstick, this fund adaptation of a classic tale is sure to entertain any audience.

Recommended for grades Pre-K-5. Curriculum Connections: Language Arts, Literacy.

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

One Small Step… at the Publick Playhouse, Apr 4

One Small Step… at the Publick Playhouse, Apr 4

Midweek Matinee: Education on Stage
Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 10:15 am & 12 noon

One Small Step…

Prince George’s Publick Playhouse

Description: This real-life journey to outer space celebrates the 50th anniversary of humankind’s landing on the moon! The Bright Star Theatre tale marks the history of flight and space travel, from the Wright brothers at the beaches of Kitty Hawk to the moon and beyond!

Recommended for grades 2-8. Curriculum Connections: Science Mathematics, History, US History.

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

Bill B: Weather, Climate, Let’s Define It at the Publick Playhouse, Mar 26

Bill B: Weather, Climate, Let’s Define It at the Publick Playhouse, Mar 26

Midweek Matinee: Education on Stage
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 10:15 am & 12 noon

ill B: Weather, Climate, Let’s Define It

Prince George’s Publick Playhouse

Description: A Billy B show is active learning–and kids all over the country have sung and danced their way to a better understanding of the natural world. In “Weather, Climate, Let’s Define It,” Billy B leads his audience through a song-and-dance exploration of the differences between weather and climate. This show from Artivate will also demonstrate the structure and benefits of the atmosphere and how it all supports the fantastic diversity of plant and animal life on our beautiful planet.

Recommended for grades 2-7. Curriculum Connections: Science Technology, Social Studies, Language Arts.

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

Jack’s Adventure in Space at the Publick Playhouse, Mar 19

Jack’s Adventure in Space at the Publick Playhouse, Mar 19

Midweek Matinee: Education on Stage
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 10:15 am & 12 noon

Jack’s Adventure in Space

Prince George’s Publick Playhouse

Description: Join Jack, a young student who puts his imagination to work to take him on an out-of-this-world adventure through our solar system! Learn about all the fantastic and awesome planets that circle our sun in this Bright Star Theatre play.

Recommended for grades K-6. Curriculum Connections: Science, Mathematics, Technology.

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

Buffalo Soldier at the Publick Playhouse, Mar 12

Buffalo Soldier at the Publick Playhouse, Mar 12

Midweek Matinee: Education on Stage
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at 10:15 am & 12 noon

Buffalo Soldier

Prince George’s Publick Playhouse

Description: Based on the true story of our nation’s longest surviving buffalo soldier and veteran of the Spanish-American War, this dramatic and amazing play with music from Virginia Rep tells the heroic story of the brave soldiers of the 9th and 10th Cavalries, who served our country well with little of the recognition they deserved.

Recommended for grades 3-8. Curriculum Connections: US History, Music, Language Arts, Character Development.

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