School Day Away Series

Our Spring 2023 School Shows have been announced!  Reservations are now open for both performances in our next season.  Seats are filling up fast... book today!

Ticket Prices

  • Students: $5.00
  • Chaperones, Parents/Guardians: $5.00
  • School Faculty/Staff: Free Admission

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Performance Schedule

Grace for President - Thursday, January 19, 2023 at 11:00a


Recommended for: Grades 1 - 4

Approximate Length: 1 hour

When Grace's teacher reveals that the United States has never had a female president, Grace asks “Where are the girls?”, as her third-grade teacher rolls out a poster of all 44 U.S. presidents. Frustrated by the lack of female faces in the White House, Grace decides she wants to be the first female president. Grace immediately starts off her political career as a candidate and initiates a mock school election. She seems the likely winner until the most popular boy runs against her.

In this timely story, the basics of elections, from campaigns to the complexity of the electoral college are explained in a way that is clear and age appropriate.  Offering an inspiring example perseverance, courage, and independent thought of how to choose our leaders. Join Grace and her classmates on a musical theater journey through the throes of campaigning and pep rallies, service projects and posters, as Grace and her classmates discover what it takes to be the best candidate. 

Cenicienta: A Bilingual Cinderella Story - Monday, January 30, 2023 at 11:00a


Recommended for: Grades K - 6

Approximate Length: 1 hour

Ten-year-old Belinda loves to tell stories, but when she’s in the basement preparing for a party upstairs, she’ll have to get creative. Using everyday objects like a teapot and doily, Belinda recreates the classic tale of Cinderella. Glass Half Full Theatre from Austin, Texas, presents its award-winning “story within a story” using puppetry, Spanish, and English. As Belinda confronts her stepmother and stepsisters, she’ll learn to embrace her love of poetry and stand up for herself. This captivating Cinderella for all ages tackles cultural heritage, family, and the power of language.

Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad - Tuesday, February 21, 2023 at 11:00a


Recommended for: Grades 3 - 8

Approximate Length: 1 hour

This stirring drama with music shares in the joys, sorrows, and challenges Harriet Tubman faced while courageously freeing herself and hundreds of others from the bonds of slavery.

As Harriet and her friend, Sarah Bradford, narrate her adventurous life, we get a closer look at this brave woman whose determination changed the world.

Llama Llama - LIVE! - Monday, February 27, 2023 at 11:00a


Recommended for: Grades Pre-K - 1

Approximate Length: 1 hour

Bedtime has never been so exciting! It’s the end of the day for the Llama family. After a long day of adventures at the school and the store, Baby Llama can’t wait to put on his red pajamas. He and his friends the toys are ready to sing and dance their way to sleep...except...they need a bedtime story and a kiss goodnight and a drink of water. But, where’s Mama? This hilarious new musical based on the bestselling books by Anna Dewdney will warm every Llama and Llama Mama’s heart.