Family Series

Share the magic of a live performance with the whole family! From acrobats to magicians, beloved characters to new favorites, audiences of all ages will be enchanted by the 2017-2018 Family Series.


Champions of Magic
October 17, 2017 | 7:30pm

Direct from a hit season in London’s West End, five world-class illusionists take the stage for a spectacular night of mystery sure to keep you guessing. From incredible mind-reading and stunning close-up magic to daring large-scale illusions, they’ve amazed audiences worldwide, with appearances on shows like “Penn & Teller: Fool Us,” “A Quest For Magic,” and “Caught On Camera With Nick Cannon.” Witness the impossible, including disappearances, levitation, teleportation, and more in a jaw-dropping performance for the whole family.


Flip FabriQue: Catch Me!
October 18, 2017 | 7:00pm

Hailed by The New York Times for its “irrepressible spirit of fun,” award-winning circus troupe Flip FabriQue showcases acrobatic antics and thrills in a stunning, gravity-defying performance. This unique theatrical event combines spectacular stunts, a one-of-a-kind “trampowall,” and side-splitting humor for an evening of family fun you won’t want to miss!


Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood – LIVE! 
October 28, 2017 | 2:00pm & 5:30pm

Following in the footsteps of the beloved “Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood,” join Daniel Tiger and all of his friends in this interactive musical tour through the Neighborhood of Make-Believe. Sharing stories of friendship, helping others, and celebrating new experiences, this live theatrical adventure is filled with singing, dancing, and “grr-ific” surprises that will warm the hearts of all generations!


Lightwire Theater: A Very Electric Christmas
November 24, 2017 | 2:00pm

Dancing toy soldiers, caroling worms, and performing poinsettias light up the stage in this magical tale of a young bird named Max who gets separated from his family and ends up at the North Pole. From the acclaimed semi-finalists of “America’s Got Talent,” let this theatrical tale told entirely through moving light characters brighten your holiday season.


Tuba Christmas
November 25, 2017 | 12:00pm

The popular tuba comrades of Frederick return with a variety of brassy Christmas hits, delighting audiences of all ages in an annual Weinberg Center tradition! Join us for an afternoon of holiday fun with as many as 80 regional tuba and euphonium players performing 4-part Christmas carols. This holiday favorite enters its 16th year this season, featuring players ranging from ages 9 to 70!


Weinberg Winterfest
November 25, 2017 | 3:00pm

Join us for this beloved Weinberg Center tradition! Enjoy a caroling sing-along featuring live accompaniment on the mighty Wurlitzer organ, a viewing of the silent film “Soup to Nuts,” and a visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus.


Maryland Regional Ballet presents
The Nutcracker

December 8, 2017 | 8:00pm
December 9, 2017 | 2:00pm & 7:00pm
December 10, 2017 | 2:00pm

The stunning artistry of the Maryland Regional Ballet and the beloved Tchaikovsky score combine to transport audiences to the Kingdom of Sweets. Under the direction of Joyce Morrison and featuring guest artists from the New York City Ballet and students from the Frederick School of Classic Ballet, it’s a holiday tradition at its finest.


Maryland Ensemble Theatre’s Fun Company presents
A Christmas Carol

December 15, 2017 | 7:30pm
December 16, 2017 | 2:00pm & 7:30pm
December 17, 2017 | 2:00pm

Ebenezer Scrooge, Bob Cratchit, and the Christmas spirits arrive on the Weinberg stage in a traditional retelling of the Charles Dickens classic. A show for both the young and young-at-heart, experience the beloved holiday story with a message that never grows old.


April 15, 2018 | 3:00pm

Shadows, dance, and storytelling combine in a fantastical performance from these beloved “America’s Got Talent” finalists. Audiences of all ages will be amazed as their silhouettes transform into mountains, elephants, helicopters, and even a dragon or two!  You’ll never figure out how they do it, and you won’t believe what they’ll create next in this fun-for-the-whole family spectacle full of humor, delight, and magic.