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The Center presents a wide variety of family fun, including innovative adaptations of classic stories and dynamic new works by the Center’s company as well as other American and international artists. Advance purchase is highly recommended because performances often sell out.

Current 2015-16 Family Performance

Written and directed by Jon Ludwig
Jan 28 - Mar 10, 2016
Previews: Jan 26 & 27
Recommended for ages 4 & up

People of Earth, prepare to be amazed! Blast off with an alien rock-n-roll band on a galactic journey of discovery. This original, out-of-this-world musical is a fun-filled exploration of the final frontier!
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Upcoming 2015-16 Family Performances

The Sound of Music
By Salzburg Marionette Theatre of Salzburg, Austria
Mar 12, 2016 -
Recommended for ages 4 & up

The acclaimed Austrian marionette company’s enchanting, world-class adaptation features all your favorite songs from the classic musical.

"A mesmerizing spectacle." ~ The New York Times
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Galapagos George,
The Little Tortoise That Could

By Barefoot Puppets of Richmond, VA
Mar 11 - Apr 3, 2016

No shows March 12 and March 27
Recommended for ages 4 & up

Journey to the far-off Galapagos Islands and meet George, the last tortoise of his kind. This uplifting eco-fable tells the true story of the famous, not-so-little tortoise and the islands he called home.
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Beauty & the Beast
Adapted and directed by Jon Ludwig
Apr 7 - May 22, 2016
Previews: Apr 5 & 6
Recommended for ages 4 & up

In this fun and funky adaptation of the classic tale, trash is turned into treasure and true love prevails in a modern day city complete with alley cats, beauty shops, and exercise videos!
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Photo credits:

  • SPACE!: Clay Walker
  • The Sound of Music: Courtesy of Salzburg Marionette Theatre
  • Galapagos George, the Little Tortoise That Could: Warren Johnson
  • Beauty & the Beast: Clay Walker

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