ToddlerTakeover

The youngest members of Atlanta’s families can start to develop an appreciation for music, theater and art with an arts festival May 29-31. Here are some highlights of the weekend.

Alliance Theatre

Inspired Play Space
Daily, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
An artistic retreat that offers a space for children and families to interact with multiple art forms at the same time away from the structured performances and workshops.
Interactive performances by Julie Austin and Mama Koku
May 30-31, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m.
Theatre for Youth and Families performance:  Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Musical
Friday, May 29 at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 30, and Sunday, May 31, at 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.
Productions from the Theatre for the Very Young
Roob and Noob, Blub, Blub, Little Raindrop Songs, the Lizard & El Sol and Waiting for Balloon. See website for show times.

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Instrument Petting Zoo
Daily, 11 a.m.-2:15 p.m.
Hands-on station for children to touch and play the instruments featured in the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.
Music for the Very Young
Performances daily at noon and 12:45 p.m.
Experience music up-close and personal with live instrumental music.

High Museum of Art

*Stroller Gallery Tours of Seriously Silly! The Art and Whimsy of Mo Willems exhibit
May 29-30, 9 and 9:30 a.m.; May 31, 11 and 11:30 a.m.
*Art-Making Workshops
May 29-30, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.; May 31, 1-4 p.m.
Make a Mo Willems-inspired bookmark in this workshop.
*Pre-registered guests only.


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