Introducing theater to the next generation and providing the perfect entertainment for children, parents and grandparents to share together!
All Family Festivities events are approximately one hour in length. Please note that due to fire code regulations, every person who enters the theater must have a ticket. This includes infants and children sitting on laps.
How I Became a Pirate
Book, music, and lyrics by Janet Yates Vogt and Mark Friedman
Based on the book by Melinda Long, Illustrations by David Shannon
Produced by Dallas Children’s Theatre
April 15, 2018
1pm and 4pm
Recommended for ages 4–10|
Sail off with this swashbuckling musical adventure about young Jeremy Jacob who joins Captain Braid Beard’s band of comical pirates on a quest for the perfect spot to bury their treasure. While Jeremy finds fun and adventure on the high seas, he soon learns that home and family are treasures that can’t be found on any map.
Harry the Dirty Dog
Based on the book by Gene Zion, illustrated by Margaret Bloy Graham
Produced by ArtsPower
May 6, 2018
1pm and 4pm
Recommended for ages 4–8
Harry has everything a little white dog with black spots might want. There’s just one problem: He hates taking baths! He hates them so much that one morning he runs away and when he returns he is so dirty that he is now a little black dog with white spots. To his horror, his family doesn’t even recognize him. How will Harry ever win his family back?
Before seeing Family Festivities musical presentations live on the Playhouse stage, join us for interactive book readings of each of the stories at the Westport Library!
How I Became A Pirate Saturday April 7, 2018 at 2:30pm / Harry the Dirty Dog Saturday April 28, 2018 at 2:30pm
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