Just for Kids

Concerts are approximately 50 minutes and appropriate for ages 3 to 10

 

JUST FOR KIDS 2014 - 2015 JUST FOR KIDS 2013 - 2014JUST FOR KIDS 2012-2013

JUST FOR KIDS Fun Family Concerts presented with Lehman Children’s Theatre Company Dante Albertie, Artistic Director
All Just for Kids Tickets (except where noted): $6
(10% off 3 tickets • 20% off 4 tickets • 30% off 5 tickets to any Chamber, Jazz and Just for Kids concert for advance online sales – if you purchase a minimum of three tickets for one show or one ticket for a minimum of three shows)

Programs subject to change.
*Presented with the support of Councilman James Vacca

empror_ttSUNDAY, NOVEMBER 16 at 1 and 2:30 pm * | <$6>
International Caterers
3243 Ampere Ave at Research Ave
“The Emperor’s New Clothes” A hilarious musical version of the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale about two weavers promising a vain Emperor an elegant new suit of clothes, invisible to anyone in the kingdom who is stupid or incompetent…then the fun begins!

hansel_gretel_ttSUNDAY, NOVEMBER 23 at 1 and 2:30 pm | <$6>
Whitehall Auditorium
3333 Henry Hudson Parkway
“Hansel and Gretel” will sing, dance, juggle and do slapstick in the famous story of the children meeting the Witch in the forest with a wonderful gingerbread house.

ruthie_ttSUNDAY, JANUARY 11 at 1 and 2:30 pm* | <$6>
International Caterers
3243 Ampere Ave at Research Ave
“The House That Ruthie Built”
– Ruthie always wanted to be a Yankee! She is befriended by two wacky stadium groundskeepers who take her on a magical tour of baseball’s Bronx home.

billy_goats_ttSUNDAY, FEBRUARY 15 at 1 pm | <$6>
Lovinger Theatre, Lehman College
250 Bedford Park Blvd West
“The Three Billy Goats Gruff”

SUNDAY, MARCH 22 at 1 and 2:30 pm | <$6>
Whitehall Auditorium
3333 Henry Hudson Parkway
“The Tortoise and the Hare” – Who will get to the finish line first? A new production by the BAE and Lehman Children’s Theatre

hansel_gretel_ttSATURDAY, APRIL 4 at 12 and 1:30 pm
New York Botanical Garden (Free with All-Garden Pass)
“Hansel and Gretel”

All Just for Kids Tickets (except where noted): $6

(10% off 3 tickets • 20% off 4 tickets • 30% off 5 tickets to any Chamber, Jazz and Just for Kids concert for advance online sales – if you purchase a minimum of three tickets for one show or one ticket for a minimum of three shows)

PURCHASE TICKETS

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 10 at 1 and 2:30 pm* | Purchase Tickets
International Caterers
3243 Ampere Ave at Research Ave
JACK AND THE BEANSTALK

A new twist on the exciting adventures of Jack and the magic beans!

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 24 at 1 and 2:30 pm | Purchase Tickets
Whitehall Auditorium • 3333 Henry Hudson Parkway“
PETER AND THE WOLF
A favorite of children everywhere! Serge Prokofiev’s popular musical fairy tale, with the BAE winds portraying Grandfather, the Bird, the Cat, the Duck, the Hunters, the Wolf and more.

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 23 at 1 and 2:30 pm
New York Botanical Garden (Free with All-Garden Pass)
HANSEL AND GRETEL
Hansel and Gretel will sing, dance, juggle and do slapstick to tell the famous story of the pair meeting the Witch in the forest with a wonderful gingerbread house.

SUNDAY, MARCH 2 at 2 pm | Purchase Tickets
Lehman College • 250 Bedford Park Blvd
THE THREE LITTLE PIGS IN THE KUNG FU WOLF CAPER meet Charlie’s Angels in this hilarious Kung Fu Wolf Caper spoof of the classic children’s story. Lovinger Theatre,  West

SUNDAY, MARCH 9 at 1 and 2:30 pm* | Purchase Tickets
International Caterers • 3243 Ampere Ave at Research Ave
PETER AND THE WOLF

SUNDAY, MARCH 30 at 1 and 2:30 pm | Purchase Tickets
Whitehall Auditorium • 3333 Henry Hudson Parkway
THREE BILLY GOATS GRUFF
The story of three lively goats looking for green pastures who encounter a wild and greedy troll.

SATURDAY, JUNE 14 at 11:30 and 1 pm
New York Botanical Garden
 Everett Children’s Adventure Garden
(Free with All-Garden Pass)
THREE BILLY GOATS GRUFF

SUNDAY, JUNE 15 at 11:30 and 1 pm
New York Botanical Garden
Everett Children’s Adventure Garden
(Free with All-Garden Pass)
THREE BILLY GOATS GRUFF

 

* Presented with the support of Councilman James Vacca

 

2012 – 2013 Family Concert Schedule:

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 21 at 1 & 3 pm
International Caterers | 3243 Ampere Ave
PETER AND THE WOLF
A favorite of children everywhere! Serge Prokofiev’s popular musical fairy tale, with the BAE winds portraying Grandfather, the Bird, the Cat, the Duck, the Hunters, the Wolf and more. The audience will be introduced to each instrument and join in the madcap adventure to help capture the Wolf!


SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 4 at 1 & 3 pm
The Whitehall | 3333 Henry Hudson Parkway
RAPUNZEL
A story about a girl with a funky hair-do, her parents, a witch and a surprise or two. Musical arrangements for oboe, clarinet and bassoon by Bill Scribner.

SUNDAY, MARCH 24 at 2 pm
Lovinger Theatre | Lehman College
250 Bedford Park Blvd West 
THE EMPEROR’S NEW CLOTHES
New Production by Dante Albertie and The Children’s Theatre Company at Lehman, with music arranged by Bill Scribner. A hilarious musical version of the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale about two weavers who promise a vain Emperor an elegant new suit of clothes, invisible to anyone in the kingdom who is foolish or incompetent…then the fun begins!


SUNDAY, APRIL 14 at 1 & 3 pm
International Caterers  | 3243 Ampere Ave
FERDINAND THE BULL, a gentle bull who prefers the aroma of wild flowers to fighting, is mistakenly chosen to face a matador after an unfortunate bee incident… and that’s just the beginning! Written by Dante Albertie with musical arrangements by Bill Scribner. Performed by the Bronx Arts Ensemble and The Children’s Theatre Company at Lehman.


SUNDAY, APRIL 21 at 1 & 3 pm
The Whitehall | 3333 Henry Hudson Parkway
JACK AND THE BEANSTALK is a new twist on an old tale about a boy and his magic beans. A new production by Dante Albertie and the Children’s Theatre Company at Lehman, with musical arrangement for oboe, clarinet and bassoon by William Scribner.

SUNDAY, MAY 12 at 1 & 3 pm
New York Botanical Garden
Arthur and Janet Ross Lecture Hall
FREE with All Garden Pass
JACK AND THE BEANSTALK is a new twist on an old tale about a boy and his magic beans. A new production by Dante Albertie and the Children’s Theatre Company at Lehman, with musical arrangement for oboe, clarinet and bassoon by William Scribner.

SUNDAY, JUNE 16 at 11:30 am  & 1 pm
New York Botanical Garden
Arthur and Janet Ross Lecture Hall
FREE with All Garden Pass
THE THREE LITTLE PIGS meet Charlie’s Angels in this hilarious Kung Fu Wolf Caper spoof of the classic children’s story. Children will be introduced to the oboe, clarinet and bassoon in musical selections before the show.

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