The Children's Theatre, you know, that cute playhouse for kids that just moved into what was formerly the Avalon Theatre, has announced its first-ever Shakespeare Festival for Kids & Adults from Aug. 17–25.
And they're offering a package deal for two tickets to Comedy of Errors and Twelfth Night (your choice on dates), along with four concession items for $30. The offer is only good through July 30.
If you'd rather just buy your tickets for the play separately, Twelfth Night is $8 and Comedy of Errors is $10.
Twelfth Night follows Viola, a young lady who disguises herself as a man under the name Cesario to join the ranks of Duke Orsino after being shipwrecked.
Dates for Twelfth Night:
Aug. 17 at 4 p.m.
Aug. 18 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Aug. 24 at 7 p.m.
Aug. 25 at 11 a.m. and 4 p.m.
The show is presented by Youthstage (play by actors ages nine to 19).
Comedy of Errors is about two sets of identical twins separated at birth and their chance encounter in the city of Ephesus.
Dates for Comedy of Errors:
Aug. 17 at 7 p.m.
Aug. 18 at 11 a.m. and 4 p.m.
Aug. 25 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.
The show is presented by Mainstage (play performed by adult actors).
The theatre is also showing the Green Show, a free 25-minute interactive and highly-entertaining performance with actors and musician. The Green Show is Aug 17 and 24 at 6 p.m. and Aug. 18 and 25 at 1 p.m.
Lastly, they're also offering backstage tours for $2 per head. Any questions about the plays, the space, props or anything else can be asked here.
The Children's Theatre is located at 3605 S. State Street, SLC. Click here for tickets or more info.