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

Mark Jaster: Piccolo’s Trunk at the Publick Playhouse, Mar 7

Mark Jaster: Piccolo’s Trunk at the Publick Playhouse, Mar 7

Tiny Tots Thursday
Thursday, March 7, 2019, at 9:30 am & 11:15 am

Mark Jaster: Piccolo’s Trunk

Prince George’s Publick Playhouse

Description: Mark Jaster presents wildly popular shows worthy of his master teachers, Marcel Marceau and Etienne Decroux. His diverse skills, luminous imagination, and world-class training ignite in unique and engaging performances. In “Piccolo’s Trunk,” from Artivate, a wordless clownish character enchants with illusions and humorous surprises. Skillful movement, live music, and audience participation are featured in this accessible introduction to the art of mime.

Recommended for grades Pre-K – 2.

Tickets: $5/person

Meet Dr. King at the Publick Playhouse, Feb 27

Meet Dr. King at the Publick Playhouse, Feb 27

Midweek Matinee: Education on Stage
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 10:15 am & 12 noon

Meet Dr. King

Prince George’s Publick Playhouse

Description: “Meet Dr. King” is an excellent introduction to the life and work of one of America’s most influential men, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This Bright Star Theatre show is perfect for younger audiences and serves to introduce students to major concepts of Black History such as freedom, integration, and equality.

Recommended for grades K-5. Curriculum Connections: History, Character Education, Conflict Resolution, US History.

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

George Washington Carver and Friends at the Publick Playhouse, Feb 21

George Washington Carver and Friends at the Publick Playhouse, Feb 21

Midweek Matinee: Education on Stage
Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 10:15 am & 12 noon

George Washington Carver and Friends

Prince George’s Publick Playhouse

Description: George Washington Carver and Friends gives students a fast-paced and accessible introduction to many influential black Americans who have shaped our nation over the last 150 years. The lives and accomplishments of Booker T. Washington, Jackie Robinson, Thurgood Marshall, Madame C.J. Walker, and other famous leaders are brought to life in this empowering production.

Recommended for grades Pre-K-5. Curriculum Connections: Black History, History, Social Studies.

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