Join the Children’s Department of Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh in welcoming Playhouse Jr. of Point Park University’s Pittsburgh Playhouse! During this special Homeschool Tuesdays program, Parents and kids take part as Playhouse Jr. presents an informative and interactive program with activities based around two Playhouse Jr. performances.
Huck Finn – Based on Mark Twain’s classic American novel, Huckleberry Finn, Playhouse Jr.’s adaptation addresses the difficult themes of race and identity in a modern and engaging style. Huck Finn runs weekends through May 26th in Pittsburgh Playhouse’s Rauh Theatre.
Afternoon of the Elves – Based on the Newberry Honor Book by Janet Taylor Lisle, Afternoon of the Elves is a riveting story of imagination, friendship, and the power of confronting life’s challenges. Afternoon of the Elves runs weekends May 25th through June 9th in Pittsburgh Playhouse’s Studio Theatre.
As the second oldest continually running children’s theatre in the nation, Playhouse Jr. brings children and young adults into a world of imagination through live theatre adapted for young audiences from classic children’s literature.
All are welcome in the Children’s Department today at 2:oo PM for this special event!