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Aurora Children’s Playhouse

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Begins May 28


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Aurora Children’s Playhouse
Showtimes: Saturdays, See Schedule for Times

Tickets are $7

Please arrive at the theatre 15 minutes before curtain to ensure your reservation, otherwise your tickets may be released to those on the waiting list.

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Aurora Theatre assembles the best children’s performers in the region, bringing them to Gwinnett County in order to give parents and their children a chance to experience their artistry in our amazing facility in downtown Lawrenceville.

We feature puppeteers, magicians, storytellers, jugglers and musicians as a part of this series intended for youngsters to have their first theatrical experiences. At about 45 minutes in length, perfect for the young attention span, these lively performances are fun for the whole family.

Coming Soon!

Havana SonMay 3, 2014

A Musical Tour Through Latin America
by Havana Son

Grab your sombrero and a chimichanga or two for the road as Rene and Llilian lead a whirlwind adventure through Latin America. Their musical itinerary includes stops in Cuba, Mexico, the Dominican Republic, Colombia, Panama, and Puerto Rico, as students sample each country’s unique sounds and rhythms. It’s a fiesta grande where the irresistible son Cubano (Cuban sound) will have everyone dancing salsa, merengue and macarena. ¡Ay, caramba!

The New Adventures of Brer RabbitMay 10, 2014

The New Adventures of Brer Rabbit
by All Hands Productions

Join Brer Rabbit and his friends for 40 minutes of stories, music, and humor in this new production by solo puppeteer, David Stephens. The New Adventures of Brer Rabbit combines the classic characters with new, original stories. Brer Rabbit has his toughness put to the test in Brer Rabbit and the Fly. Brer Bear falls for one of Brer Fox’s tricks in Brer Bear and the Beehive. You’ll learn Brer Rabbit’s special fishing technique in Brer Rabbit Goes Fishing. Finally, Brer Rabbit learns to play the banjo in Brer Rabbit Tries to Sing. This all ages show features hand and rod puppets.

Dr. Dinosaur Promo PhotoMay 17, 2014

Dr. Dinosaur
by Lee Bryan—That Puppet Guy

Join Dr. Dinosaur on this exciting expedition of prehistoric proportions! You’ll discover how paleontologists learn interesting facts about carnivores and herbivores by examining the fossils and bones they left behind. You’ll also learn about adaptation, flying reptiles, extinction… and you’ll even get to witness a “real live” Dinosaur Death Match between the Cruel King Lizard, Tyrannosaurus Rex and the Speedy Thief known as the Velociraptor. Rock thru the ages and rock to the beat in this toe-tapping musical revue featuring rod puppets, hand puppets, original songs and of course, dinosaurs!

2013–14 Aurora Children’s Playhouse Schedule