Derby Dinner Playhouse announces season of adventure in children’s musicals

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By Derby Dinner Playhouse

Derby Dinner Play-house announces its 32nd Children’s Musi-cal Theatre season—a season of adventure. Subscriptions to public performances are now

For more information, call the ticket office at (812) 288-8281 or visit www.derbydinner.com.

The 2017-2018 season offers the following musicals based on popular books and classic tales: “How I Became A Pirate,” “A Fairy Tale Christmas,” “Curious George–The Golden Meatball,” “Rapunzel.” Season subscribers receive more than 50 percent off the price of a child’s ticket when a season ticket is ordered for all four shows (limit three kids per adult). That equals two free shows for the individual’s child when they subscribe.

Derby Dinner’s Children’s Musical Theatre features breakfast and lunch performances on Saturdays with a freshly prepared buffet that offers kid friendly food—even for the picky eaters. The one hour performances are just the right length for kids and all performances are suitable for ages 3 to 12. Derby Dinner Playhouse also offers plenty of free parking. Preshow activities add to the fun and each subscriber will receive newsletters throughout the season including family fun plans and special discounts. Subscribers will also enjoy visits from Bravo the Star, the children’s theatre mascot, at each performance.

All of the shows in the Children’s Musical Theatre Series are specially selected for the audiences. This ensures that Derby Dinner Playhouse meets the educational goals of Indiana and Kentucky.

Become part of the Derby Dinner Playhouse family.

“How I Became A Pirate”—Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28, 30, Nov. 4 and 11.

AARRRGH! Who wants to be a pirate? Young Jeremy Jacob is recruited by Capt. Braid Beard for a swashbuckling pirate adventure in this musical adaptation of the bestselling book.

“A Fairy Tale Christmas”—Nov. 18, 24, 25, Dec. 2, 9, 16, 18, 22 and 23)

It’s the most wonderful time of the year in the land of Happily Ever After. Cinderella and Snow White are preparing for the Crystal Christmas Ball with all your favorite fairy tale characters.

“Curious George–The Golden Meatball”—Feb. 24, March 3, 10, 17, 19, 24 and March 31, 2018

Everyone’s favorite mischievous monkey and his friend in the yellow hat sing and dance up a storm in this action-packed musical. With every swing and flip, George takes the audience on a fun-filled adventure.

“Rapunzel”—June 2, 9, 11, 16, 23, 30 and July 7, 2018

Based on the Brothers Grimm classic fairy tale, this comical and touching musical version is sure to please even the most dedicated Tangled fans. When the Prince and his silly sidekick find Rapunzel’s tower in the woods, the comedy really begins. Join in the adventure to happily ever after.