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TICKETS ON SALE SEPT 1
Call our Group Sales department at 973.315.1680 for more information.

Orchestra: $9.50 per ticket            Mezzanine: $8.50 per ticket
For every 20 purchased receive one complimentary ticket!

01 SeasonOfMiracles 125x200-2SEASON OF MIRACLES

Wednesday, Dec 3, 2014, at 10AM
Pushcart Players
Grades K–8

A sparkling musical collection of holiday tales from different cultures including "Gift of the Magi," "The Nutcracker," "The Kwanzaa Kite," and "The Chanukah Miracle."

Curriculum Content Standards
1.1, 1.3, 2.1, 2.2, 2.4, 3.1, 3.3, 3.4, 7.1, 9.1


CharlottesWeb

CHARLOTTE’S WEB

Friday, Dec 5, 2014, at 10AM
Theatreworks USA
Grades K–5

Based on E.B. White's loving story of the friendship between a pig named Wilbur and a little gray spider named Charlotte, this endearing musical explores the true meaning of friendship.

Curriculum Content Standards
1.1, 1.3, 2.1, 2.2, 2.4, 3.1, 3.3, 3.4, 7.1, 9.1


 

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AESOP'S FABLES

Wednesday, Dec 10, 2014, at 10AM
Jim West Puppet Productions for Theatreworks USA
Grades K–5

Aesop's delightful fables of wit and wisdom, including "The Stag at the Pool," "The Tortoise and the Hare," "The Fox and the Grapes," "The Wind and the Sun," and "The Lion and the Mouse," come to life through the large and colorful puppets of nationally accaimed puppeteer and storyteller, Jim West.

Curriculum Content Standards
1.1, 1.3, 2.1, 2.2, 2.4, 3.1, 3.3, 3.4, 7.1, 9.1


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Friday, Dec 12, 2014, at 10AM
Pushcart Players
Grades
K8 & Beyond!

A sparkling musical collection of holiday tales from different cultures including "Gift of the Magi," "The Nutcracker," "The Kwanzaa Kite," and "The Chanukah Miracle."

Curriculum Content Standards:
1.1, 1.3, 2.1, 2.2, 2.4, 3.1, 3.3, 3.4, 7.1, 9.1

AutismRibbon

“Meet Your Seat” Open House 
Tuesday, Dec 9, 2014,
 4:00–6:00PM

Autism-Friendly Performances planned in cooperation with the Paper Mill Autism Advisory Team.

Click on ribbon for more information about autism-friendly performances.


04 RainbowFish 125x200THE RAINBOW FISH

Wednesday, March 18, 2015, at 10AM 
ArtsPower National Touring Theatre
Grades K–4

The Rainbow Fish is used to being the most beautiful creature in the ocean, so when the other fish ask her for some silver scales, she refuses. How can she sacrifice the one thing that makes her so unique?

Curriculum Content Standards: 
1.1, 1.3, 2.4, 3.1, 3.3, 3.4, 7.1, 9.2

 


SkippyJonJonesSKIPPYJON JONES

Friday, March 20, 2015, at 10AM
Theatreworks USA
Grades Pre K–4

Skippyjon Jones is a little kitten with big ears and even bigger dreams! Sometimes he pretends to be a bird, a llama, a whale... anything BUT a Siamese cat! When he becomes convinced that he is really a chihuahua, he begins a battle against a big bandito bee that teaches him to accept himself and his own gifts.

Curriculum Content Standards
1.1, 1.3, 3.1, 3.3, 3.4, 6.1, 7.1, 9.1

 

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THE RAINBOW FISH

Wednesday, March 25, 2015, at 10AM 
ArtsPower National Touring Theatre
Grades K–2 and beyond!

The Rainbow Fish is used to being the most beautiful creature in the ocean, so when the other fish ask her for some silver scales, she refuses. How can she sacrifice the one thing that makes her so unique?

Curriculum Content Standards: 
1.1, 1.3, 2.4, 3.1, 3.3, 3.4, 7.1, 9.2

AutismRibbon“Meet Your Seat” Open House 
Tuesday, March 24, 2015,
 4:00–6:00PM

Autism-Friendly Performances planned in cooperation with the Paper Mill Autism Advisory Team.

Click on ribbon for more information about autism-friendly performances.


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FLY GUY & OTHER STORIES

Friday, March 27, 2015, at 10AM
Theatreworks USA
Grades K–4

A new musical revue based on favorite children's books including "Fly Guy Meets Fly Girl," "Diary of a Worm," "Fluffy the Classroom Guinea Pig," "Horace & Morris But Mostly Dolores," "Kitten's First Full Moon," "Lilly's Big Day," and "Paper Bag Princess." (Book titles subject to change). 

Curriculum Content Standards:
1.1, 1.3, 3.1, 3.3, 3.4, 6.1, 7.1, 9.2

 


07 MyHeartInASuitcase 125x200MY HEART IN A SUITCASE

Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at 10AM
ArtsPower National Touring Theatre
Grades 4–8

My Heart In A Suitcase is the compelling dramatic adaptation of Anne L. Fox's courageous autobiographical account of her experiences as a 12 year old on the Kinder Transport out of Germany during World War II. Beginning in December of 1938, Anne and 10,000 other Jewish children fled Germany, without their parents, on the Kinder Transport, afraid and uncertain of what future would hold for them and their families they were forced to leave behind.

Curriculum Content Standards:
1.1, 1.3, 3.1, 3.3, 3.4, 6.1, 7.1, 9.1

 

08 Alexander 125x200ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY

Thursday, April 16, 2015, at 10AM 
Theatreworks USA
Grades 1–4

Laugh and sing along with Alexander's misadventures in this hilarious musical, featuring book and lyrics by Judith Viorst, author of the best-selling classic book. Discover along with Alexander that sometimes, everyone has a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day.

Curriculum Content Standards: 
1.1, 1.3, 2.1, 2.2, 2.4, 3.1, 3.3, 3.4, 6.1, 6.2, 7.1, 9.1


 

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THE LIGHTNING THIEF

Fridayday, April 17, 2015 at 10AM
Theatreworks USA
Grades 2–6

Adapted from the book by Rick Riordan, Percy Jackson is about to be kicked out of boarding school... again. And that's the least of his troubles. Lately, mythological monsters and the gods of Mount Olympus seem to be walking striaght out of the pages of Percy's Greek mythology textbook and into his life. And worse, he's angered a few of them.

Curriculum Content Standards:
1.1, 1.3, 2.1, 2.2, 2.4, 3.1, 3.3, 3.4, 7.1, 9.2


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DOG LOVES BOOKS

Wednesday, April 22, 2015, at 10AM
ArtsPower National Touring Theatre
Grades K–2

ArtsPower's delightful new musical celebrates the power of sharing books with others. The irresistible Dog loves everything about books, in fact so much so that he opens his own bookstore. With no customers Dog is alone in his store, but he soon realizes that when he is surrounded by books, he is never alone. Dog reads all of the books in his store, so when customers finally come in, he knows exactly which books to recommend.

Curriculum Content Standards:
1.1, 1.3, 2.1, 2.2, 2.4, 3.1, 3.3, 3.4, 6.1, 6.2, 7.1, 9.1


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MISS NELSON IS MISSING

Fridayday, June 5, 2015, at 10AM
Theatreworks USA
Grades K–5

The students in Room 207 were the worst-behaved class in the whole school – even though they had the sweetest teacher of all, Miss Nelson. But when Miss Nelson unexpectedly does not come to school one day, the class gets the strictest substitue they have ever met: Miss Viola Swamp! A lighthearted musical that reminds us all to show appreciation to those that we value!

Curriculum Content Standards:
1.1, 1.3, 2.1, 2.2, 2.4, 3.1, 3.3, 3.4, 7.1, 9.1


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JUNIE B. JONES

Wednesday, June 10, 2015, at 10AM
Theatreworks USA
Grades K–5

Hurray! Junie B. Jones is finally ready for first grade, at last! But getting used to the whole new group of friends, a new teacher, and new glasses is challenging, even for irrepressible Junie B. Follow her adventures as she writes everything down in her "top-secret personal beeswax" journal.

Curriculum Content Standards:
1.1, 1.3, 2.1, 2.2, 2.4, 3.1, 3.3, 3.4, 7.1, 9.1


 

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CURIOUS GEORGE

Friday, June 12, 2015, at 10AM
Theatreworks USA
Grades K–5

Join the inquisitive, lovable little monkey Curious George, star of books, movies, and the award winning PBS television show in this delightful new musical.

Curriculum Content Standards:
1.1, 1.3, 2.1, 2.2, 2.4, 3.1, 3.3, 3.4, 7.1, 9.1


 

 

 

Call our Group Sales department at 973.315.1680
to book your school group today!

Office hours are Monday–Friday 9:30AM–5:30PM

All shows are approximately one hour in length.

 Audience guides and classroom ideas for Children's Shows may be downloaded here.

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Theater for Everyone is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, The Merck Company Foundation, and C.R. Bard Foundation. Funding for Paper Mill Playhouse Education & Outreach is provided by MetLife Foundation.
Theater for Everyone is made possible, in part, by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, A Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts.
Paper Mill Playhouse is a not-for-profit arts organization.