Paul and Sandra Goldner Arts in the Gardens for Young People
Each season, the Eissey Campus Theatre presents a series of school shows open to school groups throughout Palm Beach County and beyond. With generous underwriting by Paul and Sandra Goldner, the shows are only $5 per ticket and reach over 5,000 children each year. Reservations preferred via e-mail at Education Office or by fax at 561-207-5904. Questions? Contact the Education Office at 561-207-5910. Order form coming soon.
Tickets: $5 per person including all students, teachers, and chaperones
On Sale Date: September 11, 2017
Funding for Title 1 schools has been provided by Paul and Sandra Goldner. Contact the Education Office at 561-207-5910 for more information.
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 10:30 AM
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs presented by Virginia Repertory Theatre
(Grades K – 5)
This musical adaptation of the classic Grimm’s fairy tale features comes to life with a talented ensemble of actors and wonderful puppets. Follow along as Snow White meets her pint-sized friends, takes the apple from the Evil Queen, receives a kiss from the Prince, and lives happily ever after. This faithful rendition of the fairy tale will inspire young audiences to read the original.
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 10:30 AM
Peter and the Wolf presented by the Palm Beach Symphony
(Grades K – 5)
The Palm Beach Symphony offers a fun learning experience as the orchestra brings symphonic music to life through an engaging performance of Sergei Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf. This performance will feature narration, dancers and costumes.
Photo Credit: Capehart
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 10:30 AM
Opera Discovery: Concert for Kids! presented by Palm Beach Opera
(Grades 3 – 12)
Palm Beach Opera’s Benenson Young Artists take to the stage to present an array of celebrated arias, duets, and ensemble numbers. Concert includes a Q&A session so that curious minds have the opportunity to learn from the artists. You and your students will find yourselves humming along with opera tunes you didn’t even know you knew!
Monday, January 22, 2018 at 10:30 AM
Charlotte’s Web presented by Theatreworks
(Grades K – 5)
Theatreworks' production of Charlotte's Web is based on E.B. White's loving story of the friendship between a pig named Wilbur and a little gray spider named Charlotte. Wilbur has a problem: how to avoid winding up as pork chops! Charlotte, a fine writer and true friend, hits on a plan to fool Farmer Zuckerman -- she will create a "miracle." Spinning the words "Some Pig" in her web, Charlotte weaves a solution which not only makes Wilbur a prize pig, but ensures his place on the farm forever. This treasured tale, featuring mad-cap and endearing farm animals, explores bravery, selfless love, and the true meaning of friendship.
Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 10:30 AM
Otherwise Known as Sheila the Great presented by ArtsPower
(Grades 2 – 6)
Being a 10 year-old kid is kind of a pain. Having an older sister is really a pain. Being afraid of everything is… well, just plain painful! Sheila Tubman, otherwise known as Sheila the Great, comes of age in ArtsPower’s lively and poignant musical, based on Judy Blume’s popular novel, about discovering the person within.
This series is part of the approved field trips for the Palm Beach County School District.
- Performances based on Florida Standards.
- Students experience a live performing arts show
- Each performance will include an interactive activity, such as a Q & A
- Comprehensive Study Guides with audio / video links provided for each performance
- Shows last approximately one hour
Educational Enrichment Series
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