From the South Orange Performing Arts Center:
Parents seeking great entertainment for their children need only head to the South Orange Performing Arts Center for a wide array of performances. With seven performances upcoming in the 2018-19 season, there’s sure to be something for all ages to enjoy. New this season, select Sunday performances that give families greater flexibility in scheduling arts and culture experiences.
A special discount of 15% off regular prices is available for when buying 2 or more performances by using code Kid15 during the checkout process.
SAT, NOV 17 at 2PM
The beloved story of a wooden boy is brought to life in an adventure full of magic and wonder. A show the whole family is sure to enjoy – with no strings attached!
The Phantom Tollbooth
SAT, JAN 12 at 2PM
Milo discovers the delights of friendship, curiosity and knowledge and finds out that with a little bit of courage, anything is possible in this stage adaptation of the fantasy adventure book.
The Amazing Max
SUN, FEB 10 at 2PM
Watch truly astounding things happen both on stage and in the audience in Max Darwin’s interactive magic show with a mind of its own!
Beauty & the Beast
SAT, MAR 2 at 2PM
A fairytale about an enchanted rose and a clock, candlestick and teapot who talk… can only be the spellbinding Beauty & the Beast.
The Very Hungry Caterpillar & Other Eric Carle Favourites
SAT, MAR 16 at 2PM
This whimsical triple-bill includes the stories of The Very Hungry Caterpillar, Little Cloud and the Mixed-Up Chameleon told through the magic of music, black light and fanciful puppets.
Dr. Seuss’s The Cat in the Hat
SAT, MAR 23 at 2PM
From the moment his tall, red-and-white-striped hat appears around the door, Sally and her brother know that The Cat in the Hat is the funniest, most mischievous cat they have ever met.
The Jungle Book
SUN, APR 7 at 2PM
Join young Mowgli as he learns the ‘Laws’ of the jungle with the help of friends like the black panther, Bagheera, and Baloo the bear. Then, cheer him on as he faces his fear and foils his nemesis the tiger, Shere Khan.
Kids ‘N Family performances begin on the SOPAC stage Sat, Nov 17 at 2 p.m. Tickets prices range from $18-$25 and go on sale June 29. They can be purchased at https://www.sopacnow.org/category/allshows/kids_n_family/ or by calling the box office at (973) 313-2787.