Play On: Summer Theatre Productions
Atlanta has a lot to offer in the drama department. Don’t miss these special performances.
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This family concert from the Alliance Theatre is on a free tour throughout Atlanta and features original music inspired by the children’s book “Beautiful Blackbird.” June 10, 13 and 17.
Watch a family-friendly improv show from comedy troupe Vibe Check. June 4-5.
Enjoy a set list of Broadway’s greatest hits. June 10-13.
Puppets perform in four productions this season: “Jack and the Beanstalk,” “Billy Goats Gruff and Other Stuff,” “The Princess and the Pea, Y’all” and “The Zany Zoo.” June 15-July 10.
Special children’s programming includes “Phenomenal Physics,” “Rhythm in Motion,” “Cirque du Todd” and “A Musical Tour Through Latin America.” June 16, 23 and 30 and July 7.
When a young bird doesn’t fit in with the other ducks in the pond, he goes on a journey where he meets other animals and discovers his true self. June 16-Aug. 1.
Presented by the Alliance Theatre, this animated short celebrates the power of youth to change history as three friends learn about the sit-ins of the Civil Rights era. Through June 30.
See this Broadway show about the newsboy strike come to life on the lawn. July 6-Aug. 1.
Quirky Junie B. Jones must learn to survive the adventures of first grade in this musical based on the popular book series. July 7-21.
Fairytale characters Cinderella, Jack, Rapunzel, Little Red Riding Hood and more meet in this musical adventure. July 9-18.
This play festival features “Fractured Fairytales” by J.M. Wolf and is directed and acted by kids. July 15-18.