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.

Contact Info: Laura McMillan | 608.255.2080 x107 | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Book Author Janell Cannon
Playwright Saskia Janse
Composer Guus Ponsioen

We are delighted to bring your class Stellaluna with a Covid-friendly approach – offering you a virtual Stellauna experience. The beloved children’s story about a baby bat, a family of birds, and being true to yourself comes to life on The Playhouse stage through puppetry, music, dance, and humor. Then you share it with your class virtually! More info coming soon!

Best suited for grades 3 & up / Run Time approx 1 hour 5 minutes

  • Virtual Performance Information Coming Soon! 

Peter Pan 2021 (in the Capitol Theater)

Peter Pan 2021 (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