February 22, 2018 - 10:00 a.m. The CENTER celebrates black history. Join Harriet Tubman, Levi Coffin, Henry “Box” Brown, John Parker and more in an empowering look at the figures behind America’s Underground Railroad.
February 24, 2018 - 11:00 a.m. ALL SEATS $7.00! Get ready to exercise your imagination in this brand new and highly interactive show! “Cardboard Explosion” is a choose-your-own-adventure style of puppet performance, powered entirely by audience participation.!
April 10 & 11, 2018 - 10:00 a.m. Sibling rivalry, adultery, and dungeons – The Lion in Winter, by James Goldman, is a modern-day classic. Presented as part of The CENTER's annual Sam Scripps Shakespeare Festival
April 24 & 25, 2018 - 10:00 a.m. APRIL 25 IS SOLD OUT An adaptation of Shakespeare's tragic tale, set in the year 2020. Lear has three daughters, but no sons. Boldly he makes a decision to divide his holdings among his children, but fails to anticipate the consequences of his actions. Presented as part of The CENTER's annual Sam Scripps Shakespeare Festival
May 5 and 6 An exciting pilot program with Disney and The CENTER! Young performers take to the stage in Newsies JR., the musical story of Jack Kelly, a charismatic newsboy and leader of a ragged band of newsies, who dreams of a better life far from the hardship of the streets.
April 7 and 8 (Sat. and Sun.) at 11:00 a.m. Travel down the rabbit hole and join Alice, one of literature’s most beloved heroines, in her madcap adventures performed by The CENTERS's Kids on Stage Performance Group!