Magic Tree House: Showtime with Shakespeare
April 11, 2019
Intended for Grades 1-6
Magic Tree House: Showtime with Shakespeare
Presented by Clowes Education

Registered School Groups:  Adult $15, Student $8

General Public:  All Ages $15

The show must go on! That’s what Jack and Annie learn when the Magic Tree House whisks them back to Elizabethan England. There, ​the daring sibling duo​ meet​s William Shakespeare himself—one of the greatest writers of all time – and explores his amazing world of literature. ​Based on the critically acclaimed Magic Tree House book series and the book Stage Fright on a Summer Night by Mary Pope Osborne, travel with Jack and Annie and your students on this new theatrical tuneful adventure that will surely be a hip-hop hit with everyone who visits. 

Musical Theatre, 60 minutes

Simon Shaw Entertainment/New Jersey Performing Arts Center with George Street Playhouse

Curriculum Connections: Communication and Language Arts, Literature, Social Studies, Creative Writing, Theatre


For the Clowes Study Guide Sheet, click here.

Key Standards related to this performance:

Reading Literature 4 – Connection of Ideas

Build comprehension and appreciation of literature by connecting literary elements and themes and analyzing how sensory tools impact meaning

Theatre Responding –

      Anchor Standard 7: Perceive and analyze artistic work

Enduring Understanding: Theatre artists reflect to understand the impact of drama processes and theatre experiences.

*Standards are provided to support your attendance to this performance.  For a more complete listing of theatre-related standards, click here.