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MANSHIP THEATRE YO U R N O N - P R O F I T V E N U E
Supported in part by a grant from the Louisiana Division of the Arts, Office of Cultural Development, Department of Culture, Recreation & Tourism, in cooperation with the Louisiana State Arts Council, and the National Endowment for the Arts, a Federal agency.
EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING All of Manship Theatre’s school programs, serving Pre-K to Grade 12, engage students in active learning, immerse them in culture, and expose them to the performing arts. School performances align with Common Core and Louisiana State Content Standards. We provide materials and resources to help connect the on-site visit to the classroom. These materials are located at www.manshiptheatre.org/education
“Thank you so much to all the wonderful people who work at Manship Theatre for bringing great shows to Baton Rouge. We enjoy bringing our students to a live performance each year and know that we can look forward to what’s coming next year!”
-MRS. LISA BURKE, ST. THOMAS MORE CATHOLIC SCHOOL
KIDOONS INC. PRESENTS:
20,000 LEAGUES UNDER THE SEA
6TH-8TH GRADES $12
OCT 15 • 9:30 AM & 11:30 AM
Manship Theatre Family Series: Bringing the adventures of the Jules Verne sci-fi classic to the stage, this all ages show incorporates interactive technology with striking projections and treasured characters to bring you an unforgettable experience.
P U B L I C S H OW: O C T 1 4 • 2 : 0 0 P M
V I R G I N I A R E P T H E AT R E P R E S E N T S : 3RD-5TH GRADES $12
THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW OCT 22 | 9:30 AM & 11:30 AM
Manship Theatre Family Series: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow follows Washington Irving’s original 1819 story that will thrill, scare, and make you laugh.
P U B L I C S H OW: O C T 2 1 • 2 : 0 0 P M
T H E AT R E W O R K S U S A P R E S E N T S :
MAGIC SCHOOL BUS: LOST IN THE SOLAR SYSTEM OCT 29 • 9:30 AM & 11:30 AM Manship Theatre Family Series: Stage adaptation of the kids’ book series The Magic School Bus. Follow along as the kids and Ms. Frizzle adventure to outer space and explore the solar system.
1 S T- 3 R D GRADES $12
P U B L I C S H OW: O C T 2 8 • 2 : 0 0 P M
V I R G I N I A R E P T H E AT R E P R E S E N T S :
SLEEPING BEAUTY N OV 5 • 9 : 3 0 A M & 1 1 : 3 0 A M
K- 5 T H GRADES $12
Manship Theatre Family Series: Following the original story by Charles Perrault, this classic fairytale proves that beauty is in the eye of the beholder and shows the good of a loving heart.
P U B L I C S H OW: N OV 4 • 2 : 0 0 P M
CASA MANANA PRESENTS:
JUNIE B JONES JINGLE BELLS, BATMAN SMELLS DEC 17 • 9:30 AM & 11:30 AM Manship Theatre Family Series: Everyone’s favorite first grader is back to celebrate the holidays! Junie B. Jones learns about the gift of giving while planning the perfect holiday party.
P R E K- 3 R D GRADES $12
P U B L I C S H OW: D E C 1 6 • 2 : 0 0 P M
M E R M A I D T H E AT R E O F N O VA S C O T I A’ S
THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR AND OTHER ERIC CARLE FAVORITES JAN 28 • 9:30 AM & 11:30 AM P R E K- 2 N D GRADES $12
Manship Theatre Family Series: Stage adaptation of the classic children’s book “The Very Hungry Caterpillar” by Eric Carle.
P U B L I C S H OW: JA N 2 7 • 2 : 0 0 P M
HAVANA CUBAN ALL STARS
K- 1 2 T H GRADES $12
FEB 18 • 10:00 AM This eleven piece band combines African rhythms and Spanish lyrics to celebrate the national dance and music styles of Cuba.
P U B L I C S H OW: F E B 1 7 • 7 : 0 0 P M
A Q U I L A T H E AT R E P R E S E N T S : 6-12TH GRADES $15
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM
S C H O O L S H O W O N LY • F E B 2 0 • 9 : 0 0 A M FULL PRODUCTION WITH INTERMISSION A Midsummer Night’s Dream– one of Shakespeare’s most beloved and witty comedies, deals with the universal theme of love, and its attendant complications: passion, lust, frustration, depression, confusion, and marriage.
A Q U I L A T H E AT R E P R E S E N T S :
6-12TH GRADES $15
FEB 21 • 9:00 AM
This thrilling stage adaptation of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein: The Modern Prometheus follows scientist, Victor Frankenstein, as he attempts to create an artificial human and faces the terrifying consequences.
P U B L I C S H OW: F E B 2 0 • 7 : 3 0 P M FULL PRODUCTION WITH INTERMISSION
“I appreciate the relevant events and engaging performances the Manship offers, and I love that the space exhibits many of the artistic disciplines.”
-MERCEDES MURIAL WILSON
PERFORMANCE INFORMATION For reservations, contact Ronni Bourgeois, Art Education and Grants Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org Students with special needs: Please contact us in advance so we may arrange for wheelchair seating. All school performances are chosen by consulting the Louisiana Arts Contents Standards and integrating the Academic Contents Standards. S.T.E.A.M. programming applications available. The majority of productions have study guides available for educators to use in the classroom. The lessons and activities help prepare students for performance as well as connect the material to classroom curriculum. To access study guides, go to: www.manshiptheatre.org/education.asp Tickets for students and teachers range from $12-$15. One complimentary teacher ticket is offered for every 25 student tickets purchased. Chaperone/parent tickets are $15-$20. Every school must have 1 adult for every 15 students attending.
SCHOOL FILMS Manship Theatre presents films that encourage middle and high school students to explore contemporary social issues in our community. For more information and booking, please contact Ronni Bourgeois at email@example.com
MANSHIP THEATRE GRATEFULLY ACKNOWLEDGES THE FOLLOWING SPONSORS FOR THEIR SUPPORT OF OUR SCHOOL SHOWS:
PROGRAMMING FUNDED IN PART BY A GRANT FROM SOUTH ARTS IN PARTNERSHIP WITH NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS AND LOUISIANA STATE ARTS COUNCIL.
SUPPORTED BY A GRANT FROM THE LOUISIANA DIVISION OF THE ARTS, OFFICE OF CULTURAL DEVELOPMENT, DEPARTMENT OF CULTURE, RECREATION AND TOURISM, IN COOPERATION WITH THE LOUISIANA STATE ARTS COUNCIL. FUNDING HAS ALSO BEEN PROVIDED BY THE NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS, ART WORKS.
V I S I T W W W. M A N S H I P T H E AT R E . O R G / E D U C AT I O N . A S P F O R M O R E I N F O R M AT I O N
See what educational programming Manship Theatre has in store for the 2018-2019 season!