School Time Performance Series

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Fax to (731)986-0550 or email to [email protected] For Individual tickets, please call the Box Office at (731)986-2100.


Detailed information on each show is listed below

Cost for School Time Performances

All shows reinforce the TN Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) testing. 

School Time Performance Policies

 

Your class may be eligible for the Tennessee Arts Commission Student Ticket Subsidy program (including transportation costs). See the Tennessee Arts Commission website at: www.arts.state.tn.us. Applications for the 2017-2018 school year will become available August 8 at 8:00 a.m. CDT, 9:00 a.m. EDT.

MY FATHER'S DRAGON

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

9:00 & 11:00 a.m.

(Grades K - 5th) Length of show: 60 min.

Based on the beloved stories by Ruth Stiles Gannett, this fabulous adventure is brought to the stage in Enchantment Theatre's distinctive style using puppets, masks, inventive scenic effects and original music. Join Elmer, a courageous young boy, who sets out to rescue a flying dragon from the ferocious animals of Wild Island. 

Curriculum Connections: Literature, Visual Arts and Drawing, Performing Arts (Theater, Music, Dance), Language Arts (Reading, Creative Writing)

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SPONSORED BY: Southern Chiropractic

PETE THE CAT

Monday, November 20, 2017

9:00 & 11:00 a.m.

(Grades PreK - 3rd) Length of show: 60 min.

Presented by Theatreworks USA, everyone's favorite groovy blue cat is sent to the Biddle family after the cat-catcher finds him rocking out after bedtime. When the youngest son Jimmy needs help in second grade art class, Pete and Jimmy decide to set out on an adventure for inspiration.  Join Pete and Jimmy on an adventure of friendship, all the way to Paris and back in a VW Bus. Based on the popular book series, this show will have the whole audience rocking out.

Curriculum Connections: Communication and Language Arts, Literature-Based, Music, Relationships & Family

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SPONSORED BY: Maddox Insurance

DOKTOR KABOOM! LIVE WIRE: The Electricity Tour

Monday, December 4, 2017

9:00 & 11:00 a.m.

(Grades 4th - 8th) Length of show: 60 min.

Making a return to The Dixie stage, join us for Doktor Kabaoom's new show featuring Tesla Coils, Van de Graaf Generators, and a ping pong shooting robot! Doktor Kaboom explains everything from voltage and current to charges, conservation of energy and plasma. Commissioned by The Kennedy Center.

Curriculum Connections: Science, Theater & Math

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SPONSORED BY: FirstBank

CHARLOTTE'S WEB

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

9:00 & 11:00 a.m.

(Grades PreK - 5th) Length of show: 60 min.

Theatreworks' production of Charlotte's Web is based on E.B. White's loving story of the friendship between a pig named Wilbur and a litttle gray spider named Charlotte. This treasured tale, featuring mad-cap and endearing farm animals, explores bravery, selfless love, and the true meaning of friendship.

Curriculum Connections: Communication and Language Arts, Literature, Music, Relationships & Family

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SPONSORED BY: Huntingdon Insurance and S&S Insurance

GOODNIGHT MOON & THE RUNAWAY BUNNY

Thursday, March 8, 2018

9:00 & 11:00 a.m.

(Grades PreK - 2nd) Length of show: 60 min.

Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia presents this innovative adaptation of Margaret Wise Brown and Clement Hurd's beloved bedtime classics. Both tales feature whimsical puppetry, stunning scenic effects, evocative original music and dream-like imagery that will bring a new sense of appreciation to these stories.

Curriculum Connections: Literature, Music, Language Arts, Theater, Science and Creative Writing

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SPONSORED BY: Renfroe Farms & Tippitt Farms

THE GRUFFALO - LIVE ON STAGE

Thursday, April 26, 2018

9:00 & 11:00 a.m.

(Grades PreK - 3rd) Length of show: 60 min.

Join Mouse on a daring adventure through the deep, dark wood in Tall Stories' magical musical adaptation of the classic picture book by Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler. This show has the perfect combination of songs, laughter, physical theatre and just the right amount of scary fun! 

Curriculum Connections: Language Arts (Role Playing, Problem Solving, Imagination, Storytelling, Vocabulary), Literature (Reading), Fine Arts (Music, Drama), Community Values (Courage, Self Esteem)

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