From the wee-ones to the next generation of creative thinkers, the marshallARTS family series is designed to educate and introduce the live arts to our young theatregoers, their families and friends.
words by KELLY DiPUCCHIO
pictures by CHRISTIAN ROBINSON
read by CONNIE JACKSON
March 2, 2019
Bring the kids & join Connie Jackson ('Elaine' on NCIS) in a reading event featuring the beloved children's book GASTON, with words by Kelly DiPucchio and pictures by Christian Robinson. Illustrations from the book will be projected on our big screen, accompanied by a soundscape that will leave you and your family swept away by the magic of storytelling. Bring home a copy of GASTON, which will be available for purchase in the lobby after the event.
At this presentation, there will also be a sneak peek of Garry Marshall Theatre’s upcoming family musical The Root Beer Bandits, with an appearance by composer Rachael Lawrence (American Girl film series) and lyricist Joseph Leo Bwarie (Broadway’s Jersey Boys).
This event is FREE and a true delight for children of all ages. Seating is limited and advance reservations are strongly encouraged.
11am & 1pm | FREE
THE ROOT BEER BANDITS
A ROOTIN’ TOOTIN’ WILD WEST MUSICALE
Book and Lyrics by JOSEPH LEO BWARIE AND LORI MARSHALL
Music by RACHAEL LAWRENCE
Treat the family to an old-fashioned slapstick musical comedy, plum full of original songs and colorful dances, set against the shimmering wild west, back when folks were pannin’ for gold! Hold on to yer hats, ‘cuz laughs are sure to be aplenty inthis high-paced vaudevillian show for all ages.