The Stage 284 offers a fun filled vacation week of training: acting, voice, and movement. During this week, students will work through acting exercises and theatre activities and a rehearsal period resulting in a workshop production of the Jungle Book on The Stage 284 mainstage. Taught by Stage 284’s artistic staff, this workshop is not to be missed!
The Little Mermaid - The beloved tale of The Little Mermaid is brought to the stage in a brand new production following a sell-out tour of China and the U.K. The Panto Company presents their adaptation of this classic Hans Christian Anderson’s story to the stage in a fantastic, funny and exciting interactive show full of singing and dancing. The performance duration is approximately 60 minutes with one intermission.
If your world’s just turned topsy-turvy, and current events have you feeling nervy; if thoughts of the season are making you blue -- then we have the perfect cure-all for you: announcing imaginary beasts’ annual winter jubilee: Panto 2017 The Princess the Pea!
Stiltskin is a new and imaginative take on the classic Grimm’s fairy tale Rumpelstiltskin. Adventure to a far away kingdom torn by magic, fear, and lies where a boy spurned by his father, and a girl who refuses to accept the status quo, are trying to find their way. Stiltskin leads us on an exploration of the true nature of love, honesty, and redemption.
The Cabot Theatre in Beverly welcomes Vanessa Trien and the Jumping Monkeys as part of their Family Series concerts. Vanessa Trien has been performing music for kids and families since 2005, many of those years in collaboration with her lively folk/roots/pop band, the Jumping Monkeys. She has three Parents' Choice award-winning CDs for kids and families and is currently working on her fourth album, due out this winter. Vanessa packs concert halls, preschool fundraisers and outdoor venues with dancing kids and families.
Bubblemania is an extremely unique program combining high energy entertainment with artistic achievement, BubbleMania is loaded with visual comedy, quick wit, big band swing music and the untamed, often unbelievable qualities and beauty of spherical liquids. Casey's creations grow from intricate and imaginative bubble artforms to "trapping" people inside bubbles!
Gloucester Stage Company invites kids ages 2 and up to Playtime Stories. Playtime Stories offers young children the unique opportunity to experience the fun and magic of live theatre as they watch their favorite books come to life onstage. Following the performance audience members will be invited to join the Playtime Stories Company in fun and interactive workshops relating to the story.
Join Aisha Chodat for a week of fun and discovery at The Firehouse. We'll spend four hours a day in the Firehouse theater working on storytelling, improv, singing and general silliness. Just bring a snack and your imagination and we promise a perfect school vacation week. For ages 7-12.
Join the Newburyport YWCA for a celebration of Martin Luther King Jr.'s life, featuring thought provoking performances by theater students from area high schools and a discussion about racism and its impact. Thanks to generous donations from the community, High School students attend the event for free.