Yum! Family Series

Student Matinees

2019-2020 Season on sale April 24


Each school year, over 15,000 elementary, middle and high school students visit Actors Theatre for our wildly popular Yum! Family Series Student Matinees.

Requests are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. We encourage you to submit your online reservation request form as soon as possible.

Hype Man: a break beat play  •  Measure for Measure • The Wolves  •  Once on This Island
DraculaA Christmas Carol

Hype Man: a break beat play
by Idris Goodwin
Grades 9-12
SEPTEMBER 11, 2019 - OCTOBER 13, 2019
Victor Jory Theatre
Part of the Brown-Forman Series
The story of an ambitious hip-hop trio who confront their relationships to music, racism, and each other when the shooting of a young black man makes headlines.

Measure for Measure
by William Shakespeare
directed by Noah Brody and Ben Steinfeld
in association with Fiasco Theater
Grades 9-12
October 9, 2019 - October 27, 2019
Pamela Brown Auditorium
Part of the Bingham Signature Shakespeare Series
Award-winning creative ensemble Fiasco Theater untangles the Bard’s fascinating web of morality and mistakes with music, wit and slamming doors.

The Wolves
by Sarah DeLappe
Grades 9-12
January 8, 2020 - February 1, 2020
Bingham Theatre
Part of the Brown-Forman Series

Meet The Wolves, a high school girls’ soccer team, at Saturday warm-ups where they navigate questions big and small, vividly capturing “the scary, exhilarating brightness of raw adolescence” (The New York Times).

Once on This Island
book and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
music by Stephen Flaherty
based on the novel My Love, My Love by Rosa Guy
directed and choreographed by Robert Barry Fleming

Grades 6-12
January 29, 2020 - February 16, 2020
Pamela Brown Auditorium
Part of the Brown-Forman Series
In pursuit of forbidden love, a peasant girl defies the gods and her island’s history to follow her heart. This Tony Award-winning musical “sings, dances and conjures up a storm” (Time Out New York).

originally dramatized by John L. Balderston and Hamilton Deane
from Bram Stoker’s world-famous novel, Dracula
adapted and originally directed by William McNulty
directed by Drew Fracher
Grades 7-12
SEPTEMBER 6, 2019 - OCTOBER 31, 2019
Bingham Theatre
Sponsored by Fifth Third Bank

The vampire hunt is on!

based on the book by Charles Dickens
adapted by Barbara Field
Grades 3-12
November 20, 2019 - December 23, 2019
Pamela Brown Auditorium
Sponsored by Fifth Third Bank
Actors Theatre’s charming production of the beloved holiday tale, filled with warmth, visual splendor, and joyous music.

Student Matinee Policies

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