Student Matinees

Our student matinees offer educators the ability to engage students through the magic of theater and enhance their learning in and outside of the classroom. Performances are offered throughout the school year, as well as study guides, pre-show workshops and post-show talkbacks.

For ticket reservation and payment information: Student Matinee Reservation Policies.


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Disney's Newsies the Musical

Disney's Newsies the Musical

Music By Alan Menken
Book by Harvey Fierstein
Based on the Disney Film written by Bob Tzudiker and Noni White
Originally Produced on Broadway by Disney Theatrical Productions

Study Guide Coming Soon!

Extra Extra, read all about it! Set in New York City at the turn of the 20th century and inspired by the real-life Newsboy Strike of 1899, this is the rousing story of Jack Kelly, a charismatic newsboy and leader of a ragged band of young newsboys that called themselves the "Newsies." Together, they dream of a better life far from the hardship of the streets.

Best suited for grades 4 & up / Run Time approx 2 hours 15 minutes

Themes: Determination | Resiliency | Leadership

  • Performance Dates - March 2021:

    Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
    2
    9:30am
    3
    10am
    4
    9:30am
    9
    9:30am
    10
    10am
    11
    9:30am
    16
    9:30am
    17
    10am
    18
    9:30am
Peter Pan (in the Capitol Theater)

Peter Pan (in the Capitol Theater)

A musical based on the play by J.M. Barrie
Lyrics by Carole Leigh, Betty Comden, & Adolph Green
Music by Morris (Moose) Charlap & Jule Styne

Study Guide Now Available

Travel to a place where dreams are born and no one grows up! Peter Pan returns to London in search of stories for his band of Lost Boys and meets the Darling children. Wendy, Michael, and John fly to Neverland (thanks to pixie dust from Tinkerbell!) and into a world of fearsome pirates and Tiger Lily’s team of strong warriors. Filled with iconic songs like "I Won't Grow Up" and "I'm Flying!"

Best suited for grades 3 & up / Run Time approx 2 hours 20 minutes

Themes: Leadership | Adventure | Growing Up

  • Performance Dates - April 2021:

    Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
    27
    9:30am
    28
    10am
    29
    9:30am