Free Storytime at Brookline Booksmiths!

This fall we join Brookline Booksmith at their Sunday Storytime for a special reading of Roald Dahl’s, “The Complete Adventures of Charlie and Mr. Willy Wonka”!  Explore the fantastical stories of Charlie Bucket and Willy Wonka with the cast and crew of the show. After the reading, watch these stories come to life at our 2 p.m. production of Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka!

The reading is part of Brookline Booksmith’s “Children Storytime”. Here is their overall event page. Here is a link to our specific reading. Facebook event link here.

Elephant & Piggie Are Back!

December 3 – 15, 2019
Based on the Elephant & Piggie books by Mo Willems Published by Hyperion Books for Children
Script and Lyrics by Mo Willems | Music by Deborah Wicks La Puma
Directed by Jeri Hammond

Back for a limited engagement, Mo Willems’ Elephant & Piggie brings you a rollicking celebration of friendship and fun. With their backup trio the Squirrelles, Gerald and Piggie sing, dance and laugh their way through a day where anything can happen.This play was commissioned by and first produced at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Recommended for ages 3+

Teen Performance Ensembles

RADIUM GIRLS – December 20 at 7pm and December 21 at 3pm & 7pm, 2019
by D.W. Gregory
In 1926, radium was a miracle cure, Madame Curie an international celebrity, and luminous watches the latest rage—until the girls who painted them began to fall ill with a mysterious disease. Inspired by a true story, Radium Girls traces the efforts of Grace Fryer, a dial painter, as she fights for her day in court. Tickets on sale soon!

THE DROWSY CHAPERONE – June 5 at 7pm & 6 at 3pm & 7pm, 2020
Music & Lyrics by Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison | Book by Bob Martin & Don McKellar
Directed by Nick Vargas | Musical Direction by Todd Gordon
With the houselights down, a man in a chair appears on stage and puts on his favorite record: the cast recording of a fictitious 1928 musical. As the music plays the recording comes to life! Winner of five Tony Awards, including Best Book and Best Original Score, The Drowsy Chaperone is a love note to the Jazz Age musical. Tickets on sale soon!