Plenty of Children’s Theatre Options on Stage in March

Youth theatre at the JCC continues to grow with public performances of Shrek Jr. and Disney’s Winnie the Pooh Kids! by children in CenterStage Academy and The Three Little Wolves and the Big Bad Pig by CenterStage Acting Out.

CenterStage Academy is a youth musical theatre training program which gives students the opportunity to discover and develop their talents as performers.

Winnie the Pooh Kids! is based on the stories of A.A. Milne and the 2011 Disney animated feature film, and performed by children ages 4-8. Shrek The Musical, Jr. based on the DreamWorks animated film and the book by William Steig, and performed by players ages 9-11. Both shows will be presented on Thursday, March 3, at 7 p.m., Saturday, March 5, at 7 p.m., and Sunday, March 6, at 2 and 7 p.m.

Tickets to these CenterStage Academy shows are $7 for children 10 and under and $12 for adults. To purchase advance tickets, visit or call 502-238-2709.

CenterStage Acting Out, a professional touring company will present The Three Little Wolves and the Big Bad Pig. This new musical, based on the international best-selling book by the same title by Eugene Trivizas, brings the classic tale to a modern setting. The show is perfect for children in grades K-5. Public performances are scheduled for March 13 and 20 at 2 p.m. at the JCC. Tickets are $12 for adults and $7 for kids 10 and under. To purchase tickets, visit

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