2024 Family Series

AWARDED ‘BEST OF WESTCHESTER CHILDRENS THEATRE’ 2023!

2023-24 FAMILY SERIES

 

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Welcome to the Emelin’s award winning Family Series! Choose from such quality children’s programming as Aesop’s famous fable of “The Boy Who Cried Wolf,” the literary classic “Charlotte’s Web,” the acclaimed STEM book series “Rosie Revere, Engineer,” “Dot Dot Dot,” a brand new musical based on the award-winning picture books by Peter H. Reynolds,, and the visually stunning original stage adaptation of Marcus Pfister’s award winning story “The Rainbow Fish.”

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CHARLOTTE’S WEB

Sunday, June 2, 2024 @ 11AM & 2PM

Charlotte’s Web is based on E.B. White’s loving story of the friendship between a pig named Wilbur and a little gray spider named Charlotte. Wilbur has a problem: how to avoid winding up as pork chops! Charlotte, a fine writer and true friend, hits on a plan to fool Farmer Zuckerman. She will create a “miracle.” Spinning the words “Some Pig” in her web, Charlotte weaves a solution which not only makes Wilbur a prize pig but also ensures his place on the farm forever.

This treasured tale, featuring madcap and endearing farm animals, explores bravery, selfless love and the true meaning of friendship.

Approximate Running Time: 60 Minutes
Recommended Ages 5-10

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PETE’S BIG HOLLYWOOD ADVENTURE

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2023 @ 11AM & 2PM

Lights! Camera! Action! When Pete the Cat and his buddy Callie sneak into the Hollywood Studios, they get lost in the world of the movies. Join Pete, Callie, Ethel the Apatosaurus, and Robo-Pete in this rockin’ new musical adventure that features several fun-filled Pete the Cat books including “Cavecat Pete,” “Pete the Cat and the Treasure Map,” and “The Cool Cat Boogie.” 

Approximate Running Time: 60 Minutes
Recommended Ages 4-8

The Boy Who Cried Wolf
TUTTI FRUTTI OF LEEDS PRESENTS

THE BOY WHO CRIED WOLF

Saturday, February 10, 2024 @ 11AM & 2PM

This beautiful, warming wintery tale brings the story of a bother of a boy, a mithered mother and a grand old brass band of a granddad. All set in the village of knitters with fingers flicking, needles clicking, and where every new jumper tells a tale!

Inspired by the famous Aesop fable, this wonderful play has a gifted ensemble of actor-musicians who play the endearing characters, the hilarious sheep and perhaps a scary wolf or two!

Approximate Running Time: 60 Minutes
Recommended Ages: 3+

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DOT DOT DOT: A NEW MUSICAL

Saturday, March 16, 2024 @ 11AM & 2PM

DOT DOT DOT: A New Musical is an exciting new production based on the Creatrilogy trio of award-winning picture books by The New York Times bestselling author Peter H. Reynolds – “The Dot,” “Ish” and “Sky Color.” Adapted by Composers Keelay Gipson and Sam Salmond, the musical, like the series, celebrates the power of originality, self-expression, and opening our eyes to look beyond the expected.

The musical follows Marisol, a young artist and curator of the Musee de Marisol, on a journey to help her friends, and her entire community, break free from self-criticism and learn to let their imaginations soar.

Approximate Running Time: 60 Minutes
Recommended Ages 5-9

The Rainbow Fish
MERMAID THEATRE OF NOVA SCOTIA PRESENTS

THE RAINBOW FISH

Saturday, April 6, 2024 @ 11AM & 2PM

“A long way out in the deep blue sea…
there lived a fish.
Not just an ordinary fish…
but the most beautiful fish in the entire ocean.”

Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia’s “The Rainbow Fish,” brings Marcus Pfister’s colorful story to life on stage, as well two of the author’s companion tales, “Rainbow Fish Discovers the Deep Sea” and “Opposites.” Mermaid Theatre has earned international acclaim for its unique interpretations of the beloved works of Eric Carle, Leo Lionni and Sam McBratney, with its innovative puppetry, striking scenic effects, and evocative original music.

Approximate Running Time: 60 Minutes
Recommended Ages 4-8

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ROSIE REVERE, ENGINEER & FRIENDS

Sunday, May 5, 2024 @ 11AM & 2PM

Ms. Greer’s classroom includes three inquisitive out-of-the-box thinkers. Rosie Revere has big dreams. Iggy Peck has a relentless passion for architecture. And Ada Twist’s curiosity can lead her to solve any problem.

A fun musical based on the books “Rosie Revere, Engineer;” “Iggy Peck, Architect;” and “Ada Twist Scientist” by Andrea Beaty, which spotlights the STEM curriculum (focusing on science, technology, engineering and math).

Approximate Running Time: 60 Minutes
Recommended Ages 5-9

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