There’s nothing better than watching your kids’ faces as their favorite character from TV and books come to life! This winter, get out of the house and be sure to catch one of the kids’ shows coming to a theatre near us! Below, we have 6 shows you need to grab tickets to ASAP!
PLAYTIME AT THE PALACE
Sunday, January 20 at 3 p.m. (SOLD OUT) & 4:30 p.m. – The Amazing Max
Saturday, February 16 & Sunday, 17 at 3 p.m. – Casey Carle’s BubbleMania
Sunday, February 24 at 3 p.m. – Frogtown Mountain Puppeteers: Everybody Loves Pirates
Sunday, March 3 at 3 p.m. – The Magic of Presto Pete & Incredulous Chris
Sunday, March 24 at 3 p.m. – The Story Pirates: Greatest Hits
It’s a fun-filled season of puppeteers, bubble-makers, magicians and musicians features six shows to entertain and delight even the youngest theatergoers. The Palace is offering a “Buy More and Save” bundle for patrons interested in four Playtime at The Palace shows.
AMERICAN GIRL LIVE!
Sunday, February 3 at 4 p.m.
The Ridgefield Playhouse
AMERICAN GIRL LIVE is a premiere stage production, featuring all-original songs and unforgettable experiences. Come along to sleepover camp with some new friends for an exciting summer away from home. As bold tales of bravery and friendship come to life, iconic American Girl characters lend a hand through story and song. Join your favorite American Girl characters and the campers as they follow their hearts, share their dreams, and learn the power of friendship.
DISNEY JUNIOR DANCE PARTY
Friday, February 22 at 2 p.m. & 6 p.m.
The Palace Theatre
Disney Junior Dance Party On Tour features live appearances by Mickey, Minnie, Goofy, Vampirina, Elena of Avalor, Sofia the First, Doc McStuffins, Puppy Dog Pals, and Fancy Nancy! You will also experience magical on screen moments with Muppet Babies and the Lion Guard!
MARVEL UNIVERSE LIVE! AGE OF HEROES
Friday, March 1 at 7 p.m.
Saturday, March 2 at 11 a.m., 3 p.m. & 7 p.m.
Sunday, March 3 at noon & 4 p.m.
Webster Bank Arena
Marvel fans, assemble for Marvel Universe Live! Age of Heroes, It’s an action-packed battle to defend the universe from evil. This all-new show unites Spider-Man, the Avengers, the Guardians of the Galaxy and Doctor Strange in a race against time to recover the Wand of Watoomb before Loki gains control.
THE UNDERWATER BUBBLE SHOW
Saturday, March 2 at 7 p.m.
The Palace Theatre
In the Underwater Bubble Show, Mr. B finds himself transported, as if by magic, to a special, colorful, happy place called Bubblelandia. Bubblelandia is a place in which to linger, to dream, to listen, to watch, to savor, and to marvel, but, above all, a place to daydream. And it is here on this planet; it is inside us, it is the ocean of our soul.
SESAME STREET LIVE! MAKE YOUR MAGIC
Saturday, March 9 at 11 a.m. & 3:30 p.m.
Sunday, March 10 at 11 a.m. & 3:30 p.m.
Webster Bank Arena
In Sesame Street Live! Make Your Magic, When magician extraordinaire Justin visits Sesame Street to put on a magic show for the whole neighborhood, Elmo wants to be part of the big event. But there’s one problem … Elmo doesn’t know how to do magic.
THE MAGIC SCHOOL BUS
Saturday, March 30 at 2 p.m.
The Bushnell Center for the Arts
In The Magic School Bus, when the class gets lost on the way to the planetarium, Ms. Frizzle saves the day by blasting into outer space for an epic interplanetary field trip! But when rivalries both old and new threaten to tear the students apart, our young heroes must learn to pull together or risk getting forever lost in the solar system… Hop on the Magic School Bus for a ride in Theatreworks USA’s new musical adaptation based on the original book series published by Scholastic.