Children's Playhouse Series 2017-2018 Season

Mr. Guffaw sets out on an around the world adventure to discover what makes us laugh. Along the way we meet clowns from many different cultures and periods of time. Masks, mime, magic, juggling, and a giant bag of clown tricks introduce audiences of all ages to our spinning globe of laughter. 

“The best production of anything I have seen in quite some time. The creativity, the intimacy, and the delivery of the production....they do it right.” -Jason D., Audience Member

Tickets: $8 ($7 Arts Center Members)

Save with season tickets!  See all 4 Children's Playhouse Theatre shows for just $24 ($20 for members)


This beloved holiday tale follows Clara on her magical journey to the Kingdom of Sweets as she meets fanciful characters like the Rat King, Snow Queen, and Sugar Plum Fairy. Audience members can easily follow Clara’s dreamy adventure in this condensed and narrated version of the Nutcracker Ballet - perfect for children of all ages. Watch as the tale comes to life with dance, costumes, and sets that will fuel the imagination! 

“The magical, mysterious, and exciting performance was very well put together. You should go see the performance because it is awesome.” -Desert Sage Elementary 2nd Grader

Tickets: $8 ($7 Arts Center Members)

Save with season tickets!  See all 4 Children's Playhouse Theatre shows for just $24 ($20 for members)


Missoula Children’s Theatre (MCT) fosters creativity and enhances innate capabilities in individuals all over the world by providing access to community-driven performing arts experiences. MCT strives to transcend any barriers such as language, culture, financial resources, and unique needs to transform lives by actively engaging people in the arts. This production of the literary tale, “Gulliver’s Travels,” takes the audience on a voyage through new and exciting lands, meeting many interesting characters. 

“The worst thing about Missoula Children’s Theatre is that once you bring them in, you never want to bring in anything else!  MCT is hard to top.” -Henderson, Kentucky

Tickets: $8 ($7 Arts Center Members)

Save with season tickets!  See all 4 Children's Playhouse Theatre shows for just $24 ($20 for members)


Tall Stories of London, England brings the fantastical tale of The Gruffalo. Mouse can scare hungry animals away with tall stories of the terrifying Gruffalo, but what happens when he comes face to face with the very creature he imagined? Join Mouse on an adventurous journey through the deep, dark wood in this magical, musical adaptation of the multi award-winning picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. 

“Tall Stories sets the benchmark for children’s theatre.”  -The Sunday Times

Tickets: $8 ($7 Arts Center Members)

Save with season tickets!  See all 4 Children's Playhouse Theatre shows for just $24 ($20 for members)


Reserve your tickets today by calling (719) 295-7200.  |  View Seating Chart

 

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The Sangre de Cristo Arts Center’s Children’s Playhouse Theatre is designed for family enrichment and entertainment.  Tickets for the performances are $8 ($7 for Arts Center Members) or can be purchased as a season for the discounted price of $24 ($20 for Arts Center Members). Tickets are available now at the Arts Center box office or by calling (719) 295-7200.