Arts Center

Magic Tree House: Showtime with Shakespeare

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

10- 11 a.m. Sold Out
12- 1 p.m. Sold Out

A New Hip Hop Musical

A new theatrical production based on the Magic Tree House adventure Stage Fright on a Summer Night by New York Times best-selling author Mary Pope Osborne.

No matter what the show must go on! That’s what Jack and Annie learn when the Magic Tree House whisks them back to Elizabethan England. There,​ the daring sibling duo​ meet​s​ William Shakespeare himself—one of the greatest writers of all time! ​Based on the critically-acclaimed book series by Mary Pope Osborne, this tuneful tale is a hip-hop hit with kids and grown-ups alike. ​

Mary Pope Osborne’s Magic Tree House series has been translated into 33 languages, has sold more than 135 million copies worldwide and is the No. 1 best-selling chapter book series of all time.

Presented by Shaw Entertainment

Grades: 1-4
Curriculum Connections: Literature of the 16th and 21st centuries, Introduction to Shakespeare, Theatre, Rhyming, London in the 1600’s
NYS Standards: Students will...
      NG.ELA.R.7 (anchor): Integrate and evaluate content presented in
      diverse media and formats.
      NG.ELA.L.3 (anchor): Apply knowledge of language to understand
      how language functions in different contexts, to make effective
      choices for meaning or style, and to comprehend more fully when
      reading or listening.
Themes: Overcoming your fears, Social Awareness, Relationship Skills, Responsible Decision Making