January 24 - March 03, 2023
Kids and adults alike delight in the colorful spectacle of these productions. With these shows running under an hour, kids will leave the theatre with lasting and cherished memories.
Bring K-5 students on a field trip to see these productions just for kids! Field trip opportunities and group tickets are also available for older students. Special matinee performances specifically for middle and high school students are held on select Thursdays at 10:30 am.
Interested in bringing your class or group on a field trip to the Arvada Center? To reserve your spot in the Charlotte's Web Field Trip Request Queue for Spring of 2023, please fill out the form at the link below.
If you have any questions, please contact School Programs Coordinator Molly Berger.
Special matinee performances specifically for middle and high school students are held on Thursdays at 10:30 am. The rate is $14 per student and chaperone with teachers free of charge.
Additionally, school groups can attend evening performances of these productions with arrangements through our Education department. Tickets are $14 per student for plays in the Black Box, and $18 for musicals in the Main Stage Theatre.
Please fill out the form below to connect with Julie Payne, Theatre Education Coordinator, to book a student matinee for your middle or high school!
The River Bride - By Marisela Treviño Orta, directed by Jamie Ann Romero
Student matinee dates: October 13, 20, 27, and November 3
Once upon a time in a Brazilian fishing town, a mysterious man is pulled from the Amazon River. Blending Brazilian folklore with magical realism, The River Bride is a haunting and evocative tale about a mystical stranger, and two sisters who are torn between love and family.
Our Town - By Thornton Wilder, directed by Geoffrey Kent
Student matinee dates: March 30, April 6, and Tuesday, April 18
The story of one small town is a portrait of the universal experiences of life, love, and death. Deceptively simple, this landmark of American drama proves to be a complex exploration of profound truths. Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama Our Town invokes powerful storytelling alongside wit and humor to showcase what it means to be human.
The Book Club Play - By Karen Zacarías, directed by Lynne Collins
Student matinee dates: April 13, 20
What happens when your book club really starts reading between the lines? When a documentary film maker turns the lens on a devoted book club, their long-standing group dynamics take a turn for the dramatic… and hilarious. The Book Club Play is a buoyant comedy filled to the brim with literary references that will delight any bibliophile.