Woodland Opera House 2019-20 School Outreach Program

 
Kenn Adams’ Adventure Theater! Episode II: The Myth-Adventures of Melanie Moe!
October 24th at 9:30am and 12:30pm
Attention Teachers, students, and heroes of all ages!  Fun and learning are coming your way with KennAdams’ Adventure Theater! Episode II: The Myth-Adventures of Melanie Moe! Be a part of this zany,interactive theatrical adventure where audience members make all the sound effects, help to createthe story, and leap up on stage to play the main characters. You’ll travel back in time to the monsters,gods and heroes of ancient Greek mythology! Fly on the wings of the mighty Pegasus, escape the jawsof a terrifying sea-monster, outwit Medusa, survive a raging storm at sea, defeat the Cyclops, and savethe world! Kenn Adams; Adventure Theater! meets California State Board of Education ContentStandards in reading, writing, English-language arts, theater, and history-social sciences. Perfect for grades K-6th grade.  Tickets are $5 each. Run time approximately 60 minutes.
 
Jingle Arrgh the Way
December 5th at 9:30am and 12:30pm
The How I Became a Pirate crew is back! A mysterious message left in the crow’s nest of their ship brings Captain Braid Beard and his pirate mates back to North Beach to seek out young Jeremy Jacob to help solve a riddle and find the Christmas treasure. Favorite characters, a rollicking story, great songs, and a trip to the North Pole to find “you know who” – makes Jingle ARRGH the Way! a wonderful holiday show for the whole family. Based on a story by Melinda Long, author of How I Became a Pirate. Perfect for grades K-6th grade.  Tickets are $5 each. Run time approximately 70 minutes. 
 
The Nutcracker   a Rising Stars Youth Cast
December 13 at 9:30am
A short and sweet re-telling of the traditional Christmas Ballet The Nutcracker. Young Clara is taken on a magical journey into a land of Sweets by her favorite Christmas present, a Magic Nutcracker.   Perfect for grades K-6th grade. Tickets are $5 each. Run time approximately 50 minutes. 
 
Alice in Wonderland a Rising Stars Youth Cast
January 23 at 9:30am and 12:30pm 
Travel down the rabbit hole and join Alice, one of literature’s most beloved heroines, in her madcap adventures.  Featuring updated songs from Disney’s thrilling animated motion picture, Disney’s Alice in Wonderland JR. is a fast-paced take on the classic tale. The ever-curious Alice’s journey begins innocently enough as she chases the White Rabbit.  Her adventures become increasingly stranger as she races the Dodo Bird, gets tied up with Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum, raps with a bubble-blowing Caterpillar and beats the Queen of Hearts at her own game!   Perfect for grades K-6th. Tickets are $5 each. Run time approximately 60 minutes. 
 
Of Mice and Men
February 27 at 9:30am
Adapted from John Steinbeck’s own classic novel of the same name, the play hauntingly follows George and Lennie, California migrant workers searching for a better life during the Great Depression. The unlikely and protective friendship between the two resonates as they strive for the American dream. Their dependence on one another is the strength and the weakness of the relationship. Recognized as a masterpiece of literature, the relevance of the story still rings true today.  The show will run approximately 2 hours.  This show is best for grades 7th -12th and is rated PG 13. Tickets are $5 each. 
 
Curious George
April 2 at 9:30am and 12:30pm
Everyone’s favorite little monkey and his trusty human companion, The Man with the Yellow Hat, bring their fun-filled friendship to the stage in this live musical delight. And this time George’s endless curiosity – and a big-hearted desire to help his neighborhood friend and chef, Luigi – takes him on a whirlwind, worldwide adventure to Europe for The Golden Meatball culinary competition. Come savor the laughs and adventure abound from abroad as George seeks to prove Luigi is the best chef in the whole world!  Adult and youth cast. Perfect for grades K- 4th. Tickets are $5 each. Run time approximately 60 minutes. 
 

Outreach 1920 Season

 

  • Information needed for your reservation:

Requested show(s) ________________________________________________________

Time(s) ________________________________________________________________

School ________________________________________________________________

Teacher name(s) _________________________________________________________

Grade(s) _______________________________________________________________

Special needs ____________________________________________________________

Number of seats needed. Please include at least 2 adults per class. ________________________

  • Email reservation requests to woodlandopera@gmail.com NO PHONE RESERVATIONS
  • Show prices are $5 each. Yes, teachers and chaperones are $5 each.
  • Payment due 6 weeks prior to performance.
  • Payment can be made in person, by phone with credit card, Or by mail to: W.O.H. P.O. Box 1425, 95776
  • Reservations not paid for by the deadline will be released to waiting classes.
  • No refunds will be issued.
  • Seating policy: younger students to the front.
  • Please indicate special seating needs or disabilities in your order.
  • Shows begin at scheduled times.
  • Running time is listed with the show description above.
  • Late comers will be seated at appropriate breaks.
  • Please call us at 666-9617 if your class will be coming late.