The Rainbow Fish

Rainbow Fish is used to being the most beautiful creature in the ocean. So when the other fish ask her for some silver scales, she refuses. How can she sacrifice the one thing that makes her unique? Celebrate the true meaning of friendship in this delightful musical retelling.

Recommended for grades K-2 in connection with the FCPS elementary language arts and social studies curriculums.

A Year with Frog & Toad

Follow two best friends – the cheerful Frog and the curmudgeonly Toad – through four fun-filled seasons as they meet new friends and rejoice in the differences that make them special. Part vaudeville, part make-believe, and all charm, this award-winning tale leaps to life onstage.

Recommended for grades pre K-5 in connection with the FCPS elementary language arts curriculum.

Freedom Train

Explore the true story of Harriet Tubman and her journey to guide over 300 slaves to freedom along the Underground Railroad. Featuring traditional African American spirituals like “Follow the Drinking Gourd,” experience a musical retelling honoring and the power of the human spirit.

Recommended for grades 3-9 in connection with the FCPS social studies curriculum.

The Teacher from the Black Lagoon and Other Storybooks

Seven beloved stories come to life in an exciting musical revue! From “Dogzilla,” “Grumpy Bird,” and “I Want My Hat Back” to contemporary classics like “Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse,” join the adventure and delve into your favorite storybooks.

Recommended for grades K-4 in connection with the FCPS elementary language arts curriculum.

Seussical

“Oh, the thinks you can think” when Dr. Seuss’s stories collide in an unforgettable musical caper! When Horton the elephant hears a cry for help coming from a dust speck, he promises to rescue its tiny inhabitants because “a person’s a person, no matter how small.”

Recommended for grades K-5 in connection with the FCPS elementary language arts curriculum.

A Christmas Carol

Ebenezer Scrooge, Bob Cratchit, and the Christmas spirits arrive on the Weinberg stage in a traditional retelling of the classic novel by Charles Dickens. A show for all ages, experience the beloved holiday story with a message that never grows old.

Recommended for grades 5-10 in connection with the FCPS language arts & literature curriculums.

Super Scientific Circus

Amazing feats for children and adults alike! Mr. Fish and Trent the Mime present seemingly impossible circus tricks using boomerangs, bubbles, and beach balls to uncover the science behind the magic: friction, inertia, centripetal force, and more!

Recommended for grades 2-5 in connection with the FCPS elementary science curriculum.

Click, Clack, Moo

When his granddaughter Jenny comes for a visit, Farmer Brown declares the farm a “tech-free zone” and confiscates her laptop. So the cows go on strike and the chickens join in solidarity! Don’t miss this hilariously mooooo-ving musical about negotiation and compromise, based on the Caldecott Honor book.

Recommended for grades K-4 in connection with the FCPS elementary language arts curriculum.

Taps Alive

Taps Alive is a celebration of rhythm and music. For one night only, dancers from around the country are brought together to perform and share their love of rhythm. Director Joe Dodd and Producer Gina Korrell search around the United States to find local and professional artists and group’s to perform at this one night extravaganza. Past performers include Baakari Wilder, Jason Holley, Capitol Tap, Justin Myles, Emily Krause, Metropoliton Youth Tap Ensemble (MYTE) and many more. Anything from swing dancing, African, step, gumboot, and tap dancing can be expected at Taps Alive and the audience won’t be able to stay in their seats!

Visit www.tapsalive.com for more details.

Lonestar

“After 10 million albums sold, Lonestar is still proving to be a force of nature.” -The Examiner

Known for merging their country roots with strong melodies and rich vocals, platinum-selling country music group Lonestar celebrates two decades of international success. With ten number one singles, including “Amazed,” “No News,” and “Come Crying to Me,” their unmistakable sound and emotionally honest storytelling combine for a concert event twenty years in the making.

The complete 2016-2017 season will be announced on Thursday, August 4 at 10am.