This page is for field trips and one-time events that are specifically for homeschoolers.

Tickets for Children's Theatre Company, The Guthrie, Young People's Orchestra Concerts, and MPLS Institute of the Arts are available through Louise at Acorn Education. To order: email your request including number of students and adults to acornedu@aol.com. to check availability. When you receive reply, promptly mail payment and SASE to Acorn Edu, 2824 Gabler Ave. SE, Buffalo, MN 55313

CHILDREN'S THEATRE COMPANY 2016-2017


THE LAST FIREFLY

$8.00
Oct. 25 meet at 9:45AM in the main floor lobby
Educator Workshop and Preview
No lap passes. Recommended for grade 3 and up.

CINDERELLA
$10.00, lap pass 3 and under $5.00
Dec. 13, Tues. meet in the main floor lobby 9:45 AM (not upstairs!)
Educator Workshop and Preview: Tues. 5:30 PM
Sign-up deadline: Oct. 31

A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD
(early grades and up) $10.00, lap pass $5.00
This will be excellent! The only play for children to ever win a Tony Award!
TWO DATES, SAME SHOW. YOU CAN CHOOSE ONE OR BOTH.
#1 April 25, meet at 9:45AM in the main floor lobby
#2 June 7 9:45 AM in the mail floor lobby
Educator Workshop and Preview: Tuesday, April , 5:30 PM
Deadline for April play: March 14
Deadline for June play: April 25

Personal suggestion from Louise: Give tickets and matching books by Arnold Lobel as gifts!

General info for CTC plays:
Student and adult tickets: $8.00, except Cinderella and Frog and Toad: $10.00.
Open only to students, their families, and others involved in the students’ education.
Lap pass for 3 years and under $5 for most shows; send payment in advance, let me know ASAP if not attending.
I need to know when you request tickets if you want a lap pass; can change cancel lap passes, I’ll refund $5.00 fee.
We have no lunch space at CTC. There is lunch available public space at Minneapolis Institute of Arts.
Description of plays, study guides, and driving directions available at www.childrenstheatre.org.
Parking in the ramp south of CTC and across 3rd Ave. S. is about $6.00. Limited free street parking on 24th St.
To order: email your request to acornedu@aol.com. Give name of event(s), your contact info, and number of tickets (# of students/# adults/#lap passes) desired. Louise will reply to confirm there are tickets for you. When you receive a reply, promptly sendpayment to: Acorn Edu, 2824 Gabler Ave. SE, Buffalo, MN 55313
CTC sign-up deadline: 6 weeks before performance date. Our group must meet a minimum number or cancel.
Reservations are limited. Order in advance to assure tickets. Place all order through AcornEdu.
If you order after the deadline, I will try for additional tickets--there will be an additional $2 charge per ticket.
Educator Workshop w/supper, educational activities, and preview of play, 5:30-9:00 PM, this is a limited offer, must email your request to acornedu@aol.com


THE GUTHRIE THEATER 2016-2017


KING LEAR by William Shakespeare

$16.00 each

Sunday, February 12, 7 PM

YOUNG PEOPLE’S ORCHESTRA CONCERTS 2016-2017

www.mnorch.org
Concerts not appropriate for under 3 yr. or restless 3-6 yr. olds.
For all concerts our group require a minimum number, if not met, order will be canceled/refunded.

PETER AND THE WOLF
A MUSICAL CLASSIC INTRODUCING CHILDREN TO THE ORCHESTRA
$7.00
Dec. 2, Friday, meet at 11:05 AM in lobby, start 11:35 AM
Free homeschool workshop: Monday Nov. 7, 10-11:30 AM

DISCOVERING GREAT MELODIES
$6.25
Designed for middle grades, all students welcome, not for babies and toddlers.
March 2, Thursday, meet at 9:30 AM in the lobby, start 10:00 AM
Free homeschool workshop: Feb. 6, 10 AM at Orchestra Hall

HOMESCHOOL FAMILY WORKSHOP
Free for families who have purchased concert tickets. All ages are welcome! To attend the workshop, request the number of student and adult reservations you would like. Our family has found the workshops to be very informative. Music education is sometimes difficult for homeschools, this is good educationally.
Driving and parking directions available online at www.MNORCH.org.
For curriculum: go to web site above, then Learn, then Young People’s Concerts, then Curriculum.

To order tickets for concerts: email the number wanted to check availability: acornedu@aol.com
If you’d like to attend Homeschool Workshop, include the number of students and adults requested.
When you get confirmation of tickets reserved for you, mail payment promptly to:
Acorn Educator Services
2824 Gabler Ave. SE, Buffalo, MN 55313
For tickets ordered after deadline add $2.00/ticket

MINNEAPOLIS INSTITUTE OF ARTS 2016-2017
LUTHER
We have applied for a guided tour Nov. 29, morning-1pm. I’ll send details if our request is granted.
Children’s booklets will be available from us—watch for details. ARTSMIA.org will have background info.