Tag: theatre

Secret of Courage at Coterie Theatre

image courtesy of Coterie Theatre This week we attended a world premiere performance of “The Secret of Courage” by Laurie Brooks. The play begins with the main character finding out that the headaches he has been having are actually symptoms…

My Father’s Dragon at JCCC

On Wednesday we went to the Carlsen Center at Johnson County Community College to watch a live performance of “My Father’s Dragon” based on the book of the same name by Ruth Stiles Gannett. A classic of children’s literature, the…

Click Clack Boo at TYA

This week we visited Theatre for Young America at Union Station to watch a live performance of “Click Clack Boo,” the Halloween book from the beloved series by Doreen Cronin and Betsy Lewin. Farmer Brown is afraid of Halloween, so…

Velveteen Rabbit at TYA

On April 26th we attended the live performance of “The Velveteen Rabbit” at Theatre for Young America in Union Station. This adaptation takes the beloved classic into the library for a feature on rabbits, and includes a magician who helps…

Eric Carle at JCCC

On February 7 we enjoyed a live performance by Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia, performed at the Carlsen Center at Johnson County Community College. There were three stories – Brown Bear, Very Hungry Caterpillar, and Papa, Please Get the Moon…

Click Clack Moo at TYA

On Wednesday we attended the live performance of Click Clack Moo at Theatre for Young America. The beloved book by Doreen Cronin has been turned into a fun musical that kids and parents alike enjoyed. The clever Duck was the…

Elephant and Piggie at JCCC

Today we attended a performance of “Elephant and Piggie’s We Are in a Play!” at JCCC. This adorable series of books by Mo Willems transferred wonderfully to the stage as a kid-friendly performance that highlighted some of the best known…