Aesop’s Fables at the Publick Playhouse, Jan 30

Aesop’s Fables at the Publick Playhouse, Jan 30

Thursday, January 30, 2020 at 9:30 am & 11:15 am

Aesop’s Fables

Prince George’s Publick Playhouse

Description: These fables from the legendary Greek storyteller Aesop, have been delighting young and old alike for thousands of years, and they still have a message for us today. Perfect for younger audiences, these classic tales entertain but also share a strong message about treating others fairly and knowing right from wrong. Stories like “The Boy Who Cried Wolf,” “The Tortoise and The Hare,” and “The Lion and The Mouse,” leave audiences with a message that is both timely and timeless!

Recommended for grades pre-K to K.

Tickets: Free for Title 1 Prince George’s County Public Schools.

Once Upon a Moon at the Publick Playhouse, Jan 28

Once Upon a Moon at the Publick Playhouse, Jan 28

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 10:15 am & noon

Once Upon a Moon

Prince George’s Publick Playhouse

Description: From the beginning of time, we have gazed into the night sky with wonder and curiosity at the moon shining down on us — and wished that we could journey there. In this enchanting new show for the youngest audience members, performers and puppets spin new and old stories about the moon’s magic and introduce the exciting Apollo mission that brought us to its surface. What new worlds can we dream about next?

Recommended for grades pre-K to 2nd grade.

Tickets: Free for Title 1 Prince George’s County Public Schools.

Theatre Technology for Kids at the Publick Playhouse, Nov 23

Theatre Technology for Kids at the Publick Playhouse, Nov 23

Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 11:00 am & 1:00 pm

Theatre Technology for Kids

Prince George’s Publick Playhouse

Description: Lift the curtain at the Publick Playhouse and take an interactive tour of the science backstage that makes the “magic” happen on stage. Tour will include lighting and automation, sound systems, and special effects. No sandals or open-toed shoes. Girls encouraged!

Recommended for ages 9-12 with accompanying adult.

Tickets: Free (ticket required). Click here.

Dino Babies at the Publick Playhouse, Nov 19

Dino Babies at the Publick Playhouse, Nov 19

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 9:30 am & 11:15 am

Dino Babies

Prince George’s Publick Playhouse

Description: Marvelous original music and colorful puppetry animate the world of science through the one subject that ignites everyone’s imagination – dinosaurs! Dinosaur Babies playfully explore human and dinosaur babies’ similarities and environmental effects on dinosaur adaptability. Award-winning artists Ingrid Crepeau and Michele Valeri of Dino Rock present an interactive program that children will long remember.

Recommended for grades Pre-K to K.

Tickets: $5/person

The Wizard of Oz at the Publick Playhouse, Oct 15

The Wizard of Oz at the Publick Playhouse, Oct 15

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 10:15 am & 12 noon

The Wizard of Oz

Prince George’s Publick Playhouse

Description: Join Bright Star Theater as they transform this classic book into a two-person play! Follow comic duo Lenny and Mabel down the yellow brick road to the land of Oz and meet all of your favorite characters along the way! Gain courage with the Cowardly Lion, take heart with the Tin Man, and find your wits with the Scarecrow in this fun interactive retelling of the L. Frank Baum classic.

Recommended for grades Pre-K-2. Curriculum Connections:Literature, Literacy.

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