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!
On-site show January 24, 2018 - 10:00 a.m What happens when you fall asleep for twenty years? See what happens when Rip Van Winkle falls asleep in the Catskill Mountains and awakens to a long beard and a greatly changed world. Interactive show with lots of audience participation!
February 22, 2018 - 2 shows! 10:00 and 11:30 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.
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