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PRESIDENTS DAY
Mon, February 15, 2016





The Very Hungry Caterpillar
and Other Eric Carle Favorites

Performances at 10am, 12:30pm, & 3pm
On the State Theatre Stage • Performance runs 50 minutes
Tickets from only $15 • Buy tix >
Mermaid Theatre’s magical production presents three of Eric Carle’s storybook tales, adapted for the stage with brilliant black-light puppetry, fanciful music, and the author’s original text. The show includes the wonderful story of The Very Hungry Caterpillar’s metamorphosis into a beautiful butterfly; the fanciful account of Little Cloud’s travels through the sky; and the Mixed-up Chameleon’s discovery of his own unique nature.

STATE THEATRE FAMILY DAY
Festival runs from 10am-3:30pm
The Very Hungry Caterpillar is part of the State Theatre's Family Day festival. Come to the show and while you're here, enjoy a fun-filled day of...

   
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Additional Support Provided by

FREE Events — Crossroads Theatre Stage
10:30am
Will Shaw
Juggling, magic, and lots of laughs with one of the stars of the Big Apple Circus.
11:30am
Brady Rymer
Two-time Grammy®-nominee performs rockin’ music for kids and families.
12:45pm
Drum Circle
Join the circle! Drums and other percussion instruments will be provided.
1:45pm
Brady Rymer
2:45pm
Will Shaw

FREE Activities — George Street Playhouse
ALL DAY
10am-3:30pm
Face Painting
George 99
ALL DAY
10am-3:30pm
Balloon Animals
George 99
10am, 11:30am, 1pm, & 2:30pm
Snacks
GSP Cabaret

FREE Workshops — Crossroads 4th-Floor Rehearsal Room
These Workshops are FREE, and first come, first served. No registration required.
10am
"Fables in Performance" workshop
with coLAB Arts
for ages 6-8
We’ll create and tell a story together.
11am "Hand in Hand" workshop
with American Repertory Ballet
for ages 3-4; adult needs to participate along with each child
A first dance class for young children and their parents!  The class will focus on discovering the world of rhythm and dance through gentle exercises and danced "hand in hand" with parents or caregivers.
12pm Jazz Dance workshop
with American Repertory Ballet
for ages 9 and up
This workshop invites students to experience the magic of Broadway...and all that jazz!
1pm
"A Bug’s Life" workshop
with coLAB Arts
for ages 3-5
Become a Creepy, Crawly, Insect!
2pm
Beginning Ballet workshop
with American Repertory Ballet
for ages 6-8
An exciting introduction to the world of ballet.
3pm
Intro to Improv and Theater Games workshop
with coLAB Arts
for ages 9 and up
Create a new character through imagination and play.


FREE — United Methodist Church
11am, 12:30pm & 2pm
Philadelphia Zoo on Wheels
"Who's Who at the Zoo"

FREE Crafts — Crossroads Community Room (First Floor)
ALL DAY
10am-3:30pm
Craft Stations

State Theatre 2nd-Floor Lobby
10am-3pm
FREE Photo Booth with fun props!
10am-3:30pm
FREE Coloring Station
10am-3:30pm Sand Art


PARKING ADVISORY:
Please note that due to the Monday holiday on 2/15 we recommend that you park in the Morris Street parking deck. And if you would like to take advantage of the $13 parking voucher, simply, park your car in the Morris Street Deck and take your parking ticket to the State Theatre Ticket Office. Parking meter rules will be in effect.

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On Presidents Day, join the conversation and share your family moments with us on Twitter @StateTheatreNJ with #FamilyDayNJ. Also, share your Family Day pics on Facebook.com/StateTheatreNJ.
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