Weekly Performances

The Travelin' Trunk Show  - SEASON 2 

Sept. 16th - November 26th

SATURDAYS AND SUNDAYS @ 11AM

Tickets are $10 for STORY EXPLORERS (One free accompanying adult tkt with each paid Story Explorer Ticket.  $5 each additional adult).   See below for additional pass options with incredible savings.

 

Each week, Miss Heather returns from a trip around the world with a new story to share! Through music, sound effects, and costumed play, help create a delightful improvised performance that's never the same show twice! This is Long Island's only episodic children's show, so come back each weekend for a new story with your favorite characters!

 

NOW BOOKING DATES FOR SCHOOL & LIBRARY PERFORMANCES.  Call Heather @ (631) 307-4042 or email heather@thinkbigtheaterarts.org  BOCES APPROVED! 

 

SEASON PASS OPTIONS:

 

1) FREQUENT FLYER FLEX  STORY EXPLORER PASS $100.00

     FREQUENT FLYER FLEX PASS ADDITIONAL ADULT $50.00

This punch card pass will give you 12 admissions to Season 2 of the Travelin' Trunk Show.  Use it for one episode each week or for BONUS Travelin' Trunk Shows during school breaks and vacations.  Of course you can always bring a friend or two to join you on the same day and use your Flex Pass to treat them to a show. 

  

2) STORY EXPLORER STORYTELLER EXPEDITION  - $165.00  

For the more independentant Pre K - 3rd grade students, ThinkBIG! will be offering a 45 minute acting class on Sat. mornings Sept. 16th - November 18th prior to Travelin' Trunk Show.  Through acting exercises and games, each class session will explore more in depth  the Drama Word of the Day.  Story Explorers arrive at 10:15am for a 45 minute class and then stay for the 11am show.  Parents are welcome to come back and join their child for the 11am show.  (One free accompanying adult included and $5.00 each additional adult)

2017 Fall & Winter Season

SHOW DESCRIPTIONS

Sour Grapes! 

An Adventure through Aesop's Fables

 

Written by: Christopher Fretto

Sept. 16 - Oct. 1 

Ages 3+

 

All Tickets $13.00 ($3 lap pass under 3 yrs)

Everyone entering the theater must have a ticket.

 

SHOWTIMES

Saturdays at 3pm

Sundays at 1pm 

Running Time:  approximately 1hr  (with intermission) 

 

On a stormy afternoon, a young babysitter uses Aesop's Fables to entertain a scared boy.  Using everyday objects around the home, she and the boy dramtaize the most famous of these charming tales, and soon it's clear that together they might even learn a lesson or two. 

 

Sour Grapes! is available for SCHOOL/HOME SCHOOL or LIBRARY BOOKINGS  for the 2017-2018 school year.  BOCES APPROVED.  Call Heather @ (631) 307-4042 or email

heather@thinkbigtheaterarts.org

 

Sue Ology and the (Possibly)Haunted House 

Written by Shawn Thorgersen 

Music by Matthew Surico

 

October 14th - October 29th

 

Ages 5+  This show is not recommended for children under age 5. 

 

ALL TICKETS $15.00 

Everyone entering the theater must have a ticket. 

 

SHOWTIMES: 

Saturdays at 3pm 

Sundays at 1pm 

Running Time: 1hr and 15min (with intermission) 

 

When Sue Ology moves with her family into a supposedly haunted house, she must use her love of science to keep her kid brothers from getting scared, but Sue quickly learns that making new friends takes more courage than facing any ghost.  Join Sue Ology and friends in a musical mystery at her new (and possibly haunted) house!  It'll take all of Sue's science smarts to discover the house's spooktacular secret. 

 

Sue Ology and the (Possibly) Haunted House was orginally produced by ThinkBIG! Theater Arts in 2014 and made it's World Premier at the Players Theater as part of the 2014 New York Children's Theater Festival. 

 

Stay after each performance for a hands on workshop where audience members will have the opportunity to try out each of the science experiments that Sue uses during the show.   PERFECT FOR SCOUT TROOPS.  Call Heather @ (631) 307-4042 or email heather@thinkbigtheaterarts.org for details. 

Hansel & Gretel 

November 11th - Novemember 26th

Ages 3+ 

 

ALL TICKETS $13.00 ($3 lap pass for under age 3) 

 

SHOWTIMES

Saturdays at 3pm 

Sundays at 1pm 

Additonal performance: Friday, Nov. 24th at 1pm 

Running Time: approximately 1hr 

 

Hansel and Gretel is an inventive retelling of the Grimms' classic tale using table top and hand puppets. Gretel is afraid of many things, especially the woods. Hansel delights in teasing his little sister, but when they are left in the forest, he is determined to protect her. They are taken in by a friendly witch, who lives in a magical candy house but who is not at all what she seems. The tables are turned and Gretel has to conquer her fears in order to save her brother.

 

 

Frosty & His Puppet Friends 

 

 December 9th - December 31st 

Ages 3+ 

 

ALL TICKETS $13.00 ($3 lap pass for under age 3) 

 

SHOWTIMES

Saturdays & Sundays at 11am  December 9th - December 31st 

Saturday, December 23rd 11am & 1pm 

Wednesday, December 27th at 11am 

 

Frosty, the beloved snowman, known to melt everyone’s hearts comes to life in a holiday show for the whole family. Based on the classic tale enjoyed by millions around the globe this show is sure to put a smile on your face.   It's cold outside and Frosty is back with more fun and more songs in this ThinkBIG! Theater Arts original. Watch how a community full of children handle a magical snowman coming to life before their eyes. It will be fun for the whole family as Frosty and his puppet friends come to Patchogue for the Holidays.

 

Milk & Cookies Cabaret 

 

Holiday Sing a Long & Reindeer Games

 

Friday, December 15th at 7pm  

 

A Family FUNdraiser at ThinkBIG! Theater Arts 

 

Come join in on the fun while some of your favorite winter holiday characters share the stage with your favorite ThinkBIG! artists for a interactive holiday themed sing a long.  Audiences will delight in singing and dancing to holiday classics such as Let it Snow,  Winter Wonderland, & Jingle Bells.  Themetic games with audience participation throughout the night.  Best for ages 3 years and up. 

 

ALL TICKETS $15.00 per person.

Tickets price includes:  SING A LONG BOOKLET, MILK & COOKIES SNACK, ACTIVITIES, GAMES & TABLESIDE CHARACTER VISITS.  Don't forget your cameras! 

 

Celebrate your birthday with ThinkBIG! at one of our performances or let ThinkBIG! artists help you design your own All About You Day!  Call today to find out about our Birthday Party Packages! LEARN MORE >

 

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