Learning Through Theatre

For school groups and their teachers, these matinees bridge the gap between theatre and the classroom. To book a show for your school or get a Learning Throught Theatre brochure, call FYT at 810.237.1530

Learning Through Theatre School Performance

     Thursday, October 13, 10am & 12:15pm
     Friday, October 14, 10am & 12:15pm
     Thursday, October 20, 10am & 12:15pm
     Friday, October 21, 10am & 12:15pm
 
By Greg Banks
Based  on the story by Rudyard Kipling    
Directed by Janet Haley
Recommend for grades 5 and up
 
 

Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka

Learning Through Theatre School Performances
     Thursday, December 8, 10:00am & 12:15pm
     Friday, December 9, 10:00am & 12:15pm
     Thursday, December 15, 10:00am & 12:15pm
     Friday, December 16, 10:00am & 12:15pm
 
Based on the book Charlie and the   
    Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
Music and Lyrics by 
Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley    
Adapted for the stage by 
Leslie Bricusse and Timothy Allen McDonald
Recommend for grades 1 and up
 

The Watsons Go to Birmingham, 1963

Learning Through Theatre School Performances
     Thursday, February 16, 10:00am & 12:15pm
     Friday, February 17, 10:00am & 12:15pm
     Thursday, February 23, 10:00am & 12:15pm 
     Friday, February 24, 10:00am & 12:15pm
 
By Christopher Paul Curtis    
Directed by Brittany Reed
Recommended for grades 5 and up
 
 

Starry Road to Freedom, The Frederick Douglass Story

Learning Through Theatre School Performances
     Tuesday, November 1, 10:00am & 12:00pm
     Wednesday, November 2, 10:00am & 12:00pm
     Thursday, November 3, 10:00am & 12:00pm
     Friday, November 4, 10:00am & 12:00pm
 
Conceived, Written and Performed by Phil Darius Wallace
Recommended for grades 4 and up
 
 
 

The Ugly Duckling

Learning Through Theatre School Performances
     Tuesday, January 24, 10:00am & 12:00pm
     Wednesday, January 25, 10:00am & 12:00pm
     Thrusday, January 26, 10:00am & 12:00pm
     Friday, January 27, 10:00am & 12:00pm
 
A Wild Swan production
Recommend for grades Pre-K and up
 

Biscuit

Learning Through Theatre School Performances
     Tuesday, March 21, 10:00am & 12:00pm
     Wednesday, March 22, 10:00am & 12:00pm
     Thursday, March 23, 10:00am & 12:00pm
     Friday, March 24, 10:00am & 12:00pm
 
An ArtsPower USA Touring Production
Recommend for grades Pre-K and up
 

Jack and the Beanstalk

Learning Through Theatre School Performances
     Monday, April 10, 10:00am & 12:00pm
     Tuesday, April 11, 10:00am & 12:00pm
     Wednesday, April 12, 10:00am & 12:00pm
     Thursday, April 13, 10:00am & 12:00pm
 
A Wild Swan production
Recommend for grades Pre-K and up
 

Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat

Learning Through Theatre School Performances
Tuesday, May 9, 10:00am & 12:00pm
Wednesday, May 10, 10:00am & 12:00pm
Thursday, May 11, 10:00am & 12:00pm
Friday, May 12, 10:00am & 12:00pm
 
Adapted by Katie Mitchel
Directed by Samuel J. Richardson
Recommend for grades Pre-K and up