A New Year, With Great Shows Coming Soon!
The Playhouse is closed until Jan. 19, when we open "Tales of Beatrix Potter." See the rave reviews here. The Box Office will be open during business hours Tues. - Fri. Tiny Tots @ 10:00 will resume on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 20 and 21, with "Winter Wonderland."
Tales of Beatrix Potter • January 19 - February 11
Fridays (only), 11:00 AM
Saturday & Sundays, 11:30 AM & 1 PM
Applause Unlimited of Richmond, VA is back at the Playhouse, and presenting three of Potter’s favorites, “Two Bad Mice,” “Jemima Puddle-Duck,” and “Jeremy Fisher,” Christopher Hudert tells the stories, which come to life through the everyday activities of a young girl as she dreams and plays alone in her room.
Recommended Ages: 3 - 9 years old • Running Time: 45 Minutes
Beauty and the Beast • February 16 - March 25
A romantic tale of a handsome prince, and his love, Beauty, set in a great forest in old Russia. There are curses, conflicts, hopes, wishes, dreams, and exciting adventures, all the things that make a happy ending that much sweeter. Imaginative settings and beautiful costumes support this large-scale marionette version of the classic love story. Winner of a Citation of Excellence from the American Center of the Union Internationale de la Marionette, it has played successfully to children and families nationwide.
Recommended Ages: 5 y.o. - Adult • Running Time: 40 Minutes
Little Red & the Pigs • March 29 - May 12
What’s so bad about the Big Bad Wolf? At last B.B. (Big Bad) Wolfe tells his side of the story, in rap, no less. Has the notorious pork poacher and grandma impersonator gotten a bum rap, or is he truly deserving of his moniker? You be the judge! This is one of our funniest productions and includes lots of audience participation.
Recommended Ages: 3 years old - Adult • Running Time: 40 Minutes
Sleeping Beauty • May 13 - June 24
Yet another elegant production created by the Puppet Co., “Sleeping Beauty” combines romance and adventure in a story of fairies, frogs, kings and queens, and of course, a sleeping princess and the gallant prince destined to find her. Told with rod puppets and wonderful special effects, the show is a real treat for princesses and princes, big and small!
Recommended Ages: 3 1/2 y.o. - Adult • Running Time: 45 Minutes
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Saturdays & Sundays
11:30 AM & 1:00 PM
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