Washington Irving's classic thriller visits your school! A lighter, comedic version is presented to elementary students; a darker version for middle and high school students. Interactive show, with lots of audience participation!
November 1, 2016, 10:00 a.m. Gravity, the center of gravity, centripetal and centrifugal force, sound waves, air pressure and flight are demonstrated and explained in this fast paced, lively show. Lots of audience participation!
A sensory-friendly performance (see details below)
November 3, 2016, 10:00 a.m A fun-filled interactive tale of Dorothy and her famous friends! Children from the audience prove they have power over the Wicked Witch by helping their friends on the stage. They become Munchkins, help oil the Tin Man and one youngster is even magically transformed into the wonderful Wizard of Oz!
Nov. 15 & 16, 2016, 10:00 a.m. Lawrence and Lee's gripping drama of the greatest trial in American history. More than Darwin's theory of evolution is at stake as faith and science collide in a Tennessee courtroom.
January 31 & February 1, 2017, 10:00 a.m. Thornton Wilder's three act play tells the story of the fictional American small town of Grover's Corners between 1901 and 1913 through the everyday lives of its citizens.
February 22, 2017, 10:00 a.m. The CENTER welcome Bright Star Theater as we celebrate 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.
A STEM ADVENTURE March 30, 2017 - 10:00 a.m. A new show from Bright Star Theater! Gus, our giant dog puppet, leads your audience on a STEM-inspired adventure around the globe. Audience volunteers join Gus on stage to engineer a device for gathering water, build a unique toy from recycled materials and more!
April 25 & 26, 2017, 10:00 a.m. Shakespeare's timeless tale of love, marriage and the sexes. Lovely Bianca is the prize to be won by all the men looking to land themselves a wealthy wife. However, her father Baptista announces that Bianca cannot get married until a suitor is found for her fiery older sister, Katherine.