Professional Children’s Theatre at Silver Center

June 11th, 2011 by Adam

PLYMOUTH, N.H. — The Silver Center for the Arts at Plymouth State University hosts professional actors from the Papermill Theatre in Lincoln throughout the summer, to present their repertoire of children’s stories adapted for the stage.

Performances are 2 p.m. each Thursday. All seats (including babes in arms) are $5 and shows usually sell out.

The production for June 30 will be The Frog Prince —In a quest to find her true love, a princess befriends a frog. A kiss from the princess transforms the frog into her true prince.

Other shows this summer will be:

July 7 Cinderella

July 14 The Ugly Duckling

July 21 The Princess and the Pea

July 28 The Arabian Nights

August 4 Beauty and the Beast

August 11 The Pied Piper

August 18 The Secret Garden

The North Country Center for the Arts Children’s Theatre has been delighting audiences for more than 20 years, with original adaptations of fairytales and folktales produced and created for children of all ages.

Shows are approximately 40 minutes in length and appeal to adults and children three years of age and older. Cast members greet the audience in the Silver Center lobby after each show.

Call (603) 535-ARTS (2787) or (800) 779-3869 for tickets, or shop online at http://silver.plymouth.edu. Convenience fees apply to online orders.

Summer box office hours are Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

General information about events at PSU is available at ThisWeek@PSU, http://thisweek.blogs.plymouth.edu.

In the News

Example Image

PSU’s Center for the Environment celebrates 10th anniversary

PLYMOUTH — One of New Hampshire’s most effective environmental research and protection organizations celebrated its tenth anniversary Aug. 29. The Center for the Environment (CFE) at Plymouth State University was created in 2004 to study the science, policies, culture, and economics of the natural environment in northern New England through research, education, and collaboration. In […]

Example Image

PSU celebrates new year at Fall Convocation

Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters awarded to Joseph Nye, Jr. PLYMOUTH — One of the nation’s most important leaders in international relations was honored by Plymouth State University at its convocation ceremony Sept. 2. Joseph S. Nye, Jr. received an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters, presented by PSU President Sara Jayne Steen. Convocation is the […]

Example Image

PSU Announces 2014 Distinguished Faculty

Professors Paul Rogalus, Scott Coykendall and Mark Green Honored PLYMOUTH — Professors Paul Rogalus, Scott Coykendall and Mark Green were honored by their Plymouth State University faculty colleagues at the institution’s annual Faculty Day event Aug. 27. Julie Bernier, PSU’s Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, presented Green with the Award for Distinguished Scholarship, […]