‘Theater for Kids’: Play Me a Story

Play Me a Story takes place in person at Portland Stage’s Theater for Kids on Saturday mornings from 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM. Doors open at 10:00, 10:30 performance, followed by an interactive workshop from 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM, with everything wrapped up by 12:00 PM.

Experience the fun and magic of theater on Saturday mornings with Play Me a Story! Ages 4 – 10 enjoy a performance of a children’s stories followed by an interactive acting workshop with Portland Stage’s Education Artists for $15. Sign up for the month and save or pick individual days that work for you. Build literacy, encourage creativity and spark dramatic dreams!

Portland Stage Education strives to welcome and celebrate all people regardless of race, ethnicity, socioeconomic class, national origin, religion, gender identity, neurological, or physical ability.

IN-PERSON programming will follow the latest CDC and State safety guidelines including masking, physical distancing, small group sizes, handwashing, and a Bipolar Ionization iWave HVAC system.
Click here for Portland Stage’s safety policies for in-person offerings.

Pre-registration is required as we are keeping the group sizes small. Use the links below to register in advance. After you fill out the brief registration form you will be able to see if there are still tickets left on your desired date.

If you are hoping to join us last minute please call 207.774.1043 ext. 104 to see if there are any openings.

Play Me a Story 2021 - 2022

October Series
October 16, 23, 30

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November Series 
November 6, 13, 20

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January Series
Jan 8, 15, 22, 29

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February Series 
February 5, 12, 19, 26

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March Series 
March 5, 12, 19, 26

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VIDEOS AVAILABLE TO WATCH NOW

DRAGONS LOVE TACOS and THE BEST WORST POET EVER were performed Live on Facebook Saturday, April 24.
UNICORNS ARE THE WORST and HOW TO CODE A SANDCASTLE were performed Live on Facebook Saturday, April 17.
PENGUIN PROBLEMS and HAMMER & NAILS were performed Live on Facebook Saturday, April 10. Expires December 30 2021.
LEAVE ME ALONE and IT’S OKAY TO BE A UNICORN were performed Live on Facebook Saturday, April 3. Expires December 30 2021.

OLD ROCK (is not boring) and UNSTOPPABLE were performed Live on Facebook Saturday, March 27. Expires December 30 2021.

PANDA PROBLEM and HOW THE CRAYONS SAVED THE RAINBOW were performed Live on Facebook Saturday, March 20. Expires December 30 2021.

 

BOXITECTS and IT CAME IN THE MAIL were performed Live on Facebook Saturday, March 13.

 

KEVIN THE UNICORN: IT’S NOT ALL RAINBOWS and I AM NOT A FISH! were performed Live on Facebook Saturday, March 6. Expires December 30 2021.

 

THE LITTLEST YAK and DIARY OF A WORM were performed Live on Facebook Saturday, February 27.

 

THE HAPPY BOOK and CLICK CLACK MOO: COWS THAT TYPE were performed Live on Facebook Saturday, February 13.
BE QUIET! and HENRY HOLTON TAKES THE ICE were performed Live on Facebook Saturday, February 6. Expires December 30 2021.

A HAT FOR MRS. GOLDMAN & SCHMOOPREME LEADER 202020 were performed Live on Facebook Saturday, November 21. Expires December 30 2021.

 

NUGGET & FANG & WE WILL ROCK OUR CLASSMATES  were performed Live on Facebook Saturday, November 14. Expires December 30 2021.
PLUTO GETS THE CALL & GERALDINE  were performed Live on Facebook Saturday, November 7.
BIG BAD BUBBLE & BONE SOUP were performed Live on Facebook Saturday, October 31. Expires December 30 2021.
THOSE DARN SQUIRRELS was performed Live on Facebook Saturday, May 23. Expires December 30 2021.

 

BOB & OTTO was performed Live on Facebook Saturday, June 27.
THE COOL BEAN & CLARK THE SHARK were performed Live on Facebook Saturday, October 24. Expires December 30 2021.
POTATO PANTS was performed Live on Facebook Saturday, May 16. Expires September 30 2021.