Prince George’s Publick Playhouse

Prince George’s Publick Playhouse

Address: 5445 Landover Road, Cheverly, MD 20784

Phone: 301-277-1710

Website: http://arts.pgparks.com/Our_Facilities/Publick_Playhouse.htm

Known for its comfortable, inviting space and great acoustics, the Publick Playhouse is one of the best performing arts venues in the greater Washington, DC area. Conveniently located less than half a mile from the Baltimore-Washington Parkway, and close to I-495, the Playhouse serves as a popular venue for music and modern dance, musical theater, historical drama, educational programs and monthly events for seniors. The Publick Playhouse is owned and operated by the Prince George’s County Department of Parks and Recreation. See their website for a variety of music, dance, films and other events. Listed below are the theater events.


Midweek Matinee and Tiny Tots Thursday at the Publick Playhouse

Midweek Matinee: Frequent shows for kids at 10:15am and 12:00 noon. See below.

Tiny Tots Thursday: Shows for pre-school kids Thursdays at 9:30am and 11:15am. See below.


Upcoming shows:


A Bedtime Story Ballet at the Publick Playhouse, May 20 & 21

Performing Arts Repertory Company (PARC) presents:
A Bedtime Story
An Original Story Ballet by Alison Miller

Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 3:00 pm
Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 7:30 pm
Sunday, May 22, 2017 at 3:00 pm

Location: Prince George’s Publick Playhouse

A Bedtime Story is an original story ballet showcasing the many talents of our dancers in a wonderful theatrical production with imaginative costumes, scenery and lighting. This ballet is a fast moving, lively program about a young girl, Marissa. As Marissa’s mother tries to put her to bed, Marissa begs her to read her favorite story of a faraway village of lively children, fairies, a jester and king and queen. Marissa’s adventure begins as a small urchin enters her bed room and entices her to visit her favorite village and become a part of their May Day festival. She meets the hunter and milkmaids and village girls and boys and joins in the merriment as dancers from Ireland, Spain, the Orient and Egypt come to greet the King and the fairies bring blessings for a prosperous harvest. This lively ballet will capture the imagination of audience members of all ages, while showcasing local talent.

The program also includes variety of repertory dances and class dances performed by our dancers of all levels. The Performing Arts Repertory Company (PARC) is a non-profit performing group in-residence at the Ballet Academy, Beltsville, MD.

Tickets: Adults: $15, Child/Senior/Military $6.00

Tags: Prince George’s Publick Playhouse, Cheverly Maryland, Performing Arts Repertory Company, PARC, Beltsville Ballet Academy, Beltsville Maryland, Ballet Academy, Alison Miller


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