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Announcing the Theatre in the Park Blue Curtain Project!

Theatre in the Park will be presents professional theatre through a new initiative focused on educational theatre for the ever-growing young mind.  This project presents plays and musicals at the performance level you've come to know and love with Theatre in the Park, while choosing stories that invite audiences to think AND learn.  Activities and workshops tied to current educational standards surround each performance.

This project has the ability to hire professional actors who will perform at the Johnson County Arts and Heritage Center for school and local field trips, as well as take the show on the road to area schools and learning centers!
 

 

Coming This Spring
Currently booking performances for February 19 - March 8, 2024!

 
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ABOUT

Yesterday Allie was just a normal kid, but today she’s headed into outer space! With the help of her trusty talking dog Captain Chaos and Rover the Dancing Robot from Mars, Allie’s on a mission across the solar system to save Earth, and maybe learn some things about science along the way. But she’d better be home in time for dinner! Grab your space suit and get ready for an adventure that’s out of this world!  (Synopsis from Theatrical Rights Worldwide)

 

AWESOME ALLIE FIRST KID ASTRONAUT

Book by Scott Elmegreen
Music and Lyrics by Drew Fornarola
Awesome Allie First Kid Astronaut is presented through special arrangement with and all authorized performance materials are supplied by
Theatrical Rights Worldwide 1180 Avenue of the Americas, Suite 640, New York, NY 10036. www.theatricalrights.com
 

SPRING TOUR CAST

Allie - Emy Blake
Alien - Jo Pellow
Mother - Michelle Harper
Captain Chaos - Lucas Lowry
President/Rover - Cody Kreutzer

Swings - Sergio Guerra & Morgan Lynn Sterrett
 


 

AWESOME ALLIE FIRST KID ASTRONAUT is the perfect story for young minds to learn about Science, Space, Friendship, and More!


 

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Each Blue Curtain Project production comes with a 4 Step Educational Process for your young learners!

 

Step 1

A Blue Curtain Project performer visits the classroom(s) for a Pre Performance Engagement lesson a week before the performance.
 

Step 2

Educators are given a State Standard Curated Educational Resource Guide including lessons in Performing Arts, Fine Arts, Math, Writing, and Social/Emotional Learning

Step 3

Enjoy a field trip to the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center OR have the show come to YOUR school tailored to fit your space and needs.

Step 4

Choose between three Post Show Activities that cater to your school’s current curriculum – this can be taught by a member of our staff or supplies given to your educators.

 

 
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Performance, Pre-Engagement Lesson, and Educational Resource Guide have been curated with Kansas Sate Department of Educational Standards in Health, Dance & Creative Movement, Fine Arts, Writing, Math, Science, Music, and Social Studies.






 


It's time to book YOUR spot for the Blue Curtain Project's SPRING TOUR!! Click Here to fill out an interest form TODAY!

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Mission

The Theatre in the Park Blue Curtain Project will bring excellent educational theatre experiences to our local and regional communities through diverse stories that address current educational standards and enlighten hearts, challenge minds and fill spirits.

Vision

The Blue Curtain Project will set the standard for all educational theatre across America.