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Education Live

Weekday school performances of our Education LIVE! programming allows students to experience live, professional theatre throughout the school year.
The Education LIVE! program is funded by generous support from the Central Park Performing Arts Foundation.  
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2024-2025 School Performances & Resources

Mr. C Live! - A World in Motion
Thursday, October 3 at 11am

Are you ready for some toe-tapping music, mind-blowing media and hair raising science? If so, join Mister C for another amazing day of learning in the lab! Pendulum swings, inertia hammers, and hovercrafts! Mister C is no stranger to finding exciting and engaging ways to explore STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) in our everyday lives.
Grades: 3-6

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Let Freedom Sing
Friday, October 11 at 11am
Thursday, October 17 at 11am

Uncle Sam says “I want you” to celebrate American history with Stages Productions musical revue, “Let Freedom Sing!” This high-energy firecracker explodes with knowledge about our great nation; from her birth in 1776, through the dark days of the Civil War and right into 2009 with the inauguration of our new president. Filled with colorful songs and characters like Betsy Ross, Abraham Lincoln and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. this multi-media event will rekindle your appreciation for our homeland’s past and leave you proud to be an American.
CURRICULUM CONNECTIONS: American History, Civics, Democracy
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Holiday Traditions Around the World (Formerly titled Santa's Holiday Revue)
Wednesday, December 18 at 11am
Thursday, December 19 at 11am
Friday, December 20 at 11am

This fast-paced, rollicking musical that takes a joyous around the world tour of the dances, songs and stories from Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa and many more. Students will sing, clap and tap along as they learn new and old traditions, customs and folklore that instill the magic of the season. This wonderful jubilee creates a memorable and heart-warming experience that celebrates the true spirit of cultural diversity. Now in its 17th consecutive year of touring!
CURRICULUM CONNECTIONS: Social Studies, Diversity, World Culture.

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Spheres Bubble Show
Friday, January 3 at 11am

Spheres Bubble Show is one of the most unique and amazing visual displays that you will ever see! If you like Cirque Du Soleil and Blue Man Group, you will love Spheres! The show’s creator, bubble phenom and Guinness World Record holder Blaise Ryndes from Season 13 of America’s Got Talent, describes the show as a comedic and mysterious fusion of art, science and magic!
Grades:  All Ages

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Rapunzel
Thursday, January 16 at 11am
Friday, January 17 at 11 am

Rapunzel is an enticing classic complete with the long-haired beauty, Prince Charming and the evil witch. Rapunzel’s parents, starving and destitute, make a pact with a nearby witch to give her their first born child in exchange for food. Exiled to a lonely tower, only the witch may visit Rapunzel by climbing up her beautiful, long hair. As the years pass, the witch gives the strong willed princess everything she wants except freedom. This seriously funny tale shows how a possessive mother, a tentative prince, and a naive young girl all grow up in a surprising way.
CURRICULUM CONNECTIONS: Growing Up, Selfish Love, Betrayal
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The Ugly Duckling
Friday, February 7 at 11am

Born bigger and different than the other hatchlings, the ugly duckling is ridiculed by his brothers and sisters, rejected by the other ducks, and eventually shunned by the entire barnyard. The little bird leaves home, embarking on a rollicking journey through hecklers, hunters, and hilarious hi-jinks only to discover that the beauty he was seeking was inside him all along. For over two centuries, Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Ugly Duckling” has been a childhood favorite all over the world. Now Stages Productions revives the classic tale in a brand new musical which is sure to please the entire family.
CURRICULUM CONNECTIONS: Bullying, Friendship, Diversity
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2024-2025 School Performances & Resources

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