The Cape Cod Theatre Company school matinee performances are a wonderful way to introduce students to live theatre and enhance your classroom curriculum.
We provide study guides for all performances, hold informative and interactive student talk-backs with performers and directors after the show, and offer related in-school learning opportunities that explore the performance topic further. Student tickets are available at a group rate of $12 and teachers and chaperones are free.
Please call 508-432-2002 extension 18 to book a school matinee performance.
Upcoming School Matinees
February 15 and March 1 at 9:45am
A beloved Broadway gem, The Wiz infuses L. Frank Baum’s The Wonderful Wizard of Oz with a dazzling mix of rock, gospel, and soul music. This timeless tale of Dorothy’s adventures through the Land of Oz is a fun, family-friendly, modern musical. The Wiz won seven Tony Awards including Best Musical, and five Drama Desk Awards including Outstanding Music and Lyrics. Music and lyrics by Charlie Smalls and book by William F. Brown. Directed by James P. Byrne with musical direction by Robert Wilder. (Recommended for ages 6 and up.)
April 5 and April 12 at 9:45am
When disco diva Deloris Van Cartier witnesses a murder, she is put in protective custody in the one place the cops are sure she won’t be found – a convent! Disguised as a nun, she finds herself at odds with both the rigid lifestyle and uptight Mother Superior. Using her unique disco moves and singing talent to inspire the choir, Deloris breathes new life into the church and community – but in doing so, blows her cover. Find out what happens next in this uplifting musical, nominated for five Tony Awards including Best Musical. Original music by Alan Menken. Directed by Robert Wilder. Choreography by Suzette Hutchinson. (Recommended for ages 6 and up.)