On Tuesday, October 6, 2015, at 9:00 am & 4:00 pm, the Delta Children’s Museum will present Bits ‘N Pieces giant Puppet Theater featuring its spectacular 9 ft tall puppets in the original musical “Princess Thimbelina” at E. E. Bass Auditorium. The admission fee is $5 per child with teachers and aids admitted free. This Hans Christian Anderson classic fairy tale follows a little girl, Thimbelina, no bigger than your thumb through an adventure along with her friends Mumford Mole, the Frog, and Angus the Bird. Bits ‘N Pieces puppet theater tour nationally as well as internationally. Giant Puppets, live actors, animated sets and original music are perfect for young audiences. The study guide available features K-5 Core Curriculum goals. For a preview of the program, please visitwww.puppetworld.com. The 50 minute program is age appropriate for Pre-K thru 2nd grade.
On Thursday, November 5, 2015, at 9:00 & 11:00 am, the Delta Children’s Museum will present “Kindersongs” featuring Brain and Terri Kinder in Sykes Hall at Washington School. The admission fee is $5 per child with teachers and aids admitted free. Brain Kinder singer/song writer, along with his wife Terri, perform “a rollicking good times” concert for kids. The music is fun and invites audience participation. They tour national and produced a line of CDs of their wonderful music. A preview of the show can be seen on www.kindersongs.com.The 50 min show is age appropriate Pre- K thru 5th.
An Ire-ish Tale
On Tuesday, January 26, 2016, at 9:00 & 10:30 am, the Delta Children’s Museum will present “An Ire-ish Tale,” a production by Wood & Strings Theatre at E. E. Bass Auditorium. The admission fee is $5 per child with teachers and aids admitted free. . In a wild romp and stomp during their “elfin visit, two silly people show how three wishes in the wrong hands can create hilarious havoc. Be sure to keep a firm grip on your gold and a sharp eye out for the “wee Folk!” Using traditional stick and string puppets, the puppeteers, produce a delightful show. A preview of the show can be seen atwww.woodandstrings.netor check a video out of YouTube The 50 min show is age appropriate Pre K – 5th.
Junie B. Jones, The Musical
On lost in the Tuesday, May 10, 2016, at 9:00 & 10:30 am, the Delta Children’s Museum will present “Junie B Jones, The Musical” by Memphis based Playhouse on the Square in E. E. Bass Auditorium. The admission fee is $5 per child with teachers and aids admitted free. Based on the series of best-selling books, this professional theater company tells the story of Junie B. Jones – a fast-paced musical about new friends, sugar cookies, an annual kickball tournament, and other first-grade triumphs and tribulations. For a preview video of the program, visit www.playhouseonthesquare.rog/education The 55 minute show is age appropriate K thru 5th.