Thousands of students experience the wonders of performance at the Roxy.

Thousands of students experience the wonders of performance at the Roxy.

Curriculum Matinees

Since 1985, the Roxy Regional Theatre has been enriching, enlivening and enlightening students through matinee performances of productions designed to complement the curricula of K-12 schools.

For groups of 20 or more, student tickets for our daytime performances are $7. Teachers, staff and bus drivers are admitted at no charge. Parent chaperone tickets are $10.

For bookings and more information, please contact us at or by calling 931.645.7699 during regular box office hours (9:00am to 2:00pm, Monday through Friday).

Roxy Regional Theatre 2016-2017 Student Series

William Shakespeare’s
9:15am & 11:30am / November 7,8,9,10,11

Henry IV is dead, and Prince Hal has taken the throne. With England in a state of unrest, Hal must leave behind his rebellious youth to unite his broken nation in Shakespeare’s exploration of what makes a man a king … and a king a man. (Recommended for 6th Grade through 12th Grade)

Harry Connick Jr.’s
9:15am & 11:30am / November 28,29,30, December 1,2,5,6,7,8,9,12,13,14,15,16

Eubie the Elf is on a musical mission to bring Christmas cheer to Bluesville, a town on Santa’s naughty list … but can he turn a whole town of naughty children nice in just one day? With a pinch of elfish magic and a magical whoosh, Grammy Award-winning composer and lyricist Harry Connick, Jr. introduces a new generation to the joys of jazz through this festive tale about overcoming adversity, friendship, the power of positivity and believing in yourself. (Recommended for Pre-K through 12th Grade)

10:00am / February 20,21,22,23,24,27,28, March 1,2,3

During the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands, Anne Frank began to keep a diary on June 14, 1942, two days after her 13th birthday and twenty-two days before going into hiding with her mother, father, sister and four others. Adapted from the book Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl and told through the eyes and words of a teenage girl, the inspirational true story of two Jewish families’ struggle to survive amid the chaos of war and religious persecution has become an essential tool for understanding one of the darkest periods in human history. (Recommended for 5th Grade through 12th Grade)

9:15am & 11:30am / March 20,21,22,23,24,27,28,29,30,31, April 3,4,5,6,7

“Oh, the thinks you can think” when Dr. Seuss’s best-loved characters collide and cavort in an unforgettable musical caper! Such colorful characters as Horton the Elephant, The Cat in the Hat, Gertrude McFuzz, Lazy Mayzie and JoJo, a little boy with a big imagination, will transport you from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus to the invisible world of the Whos. (Recommended for Pre-K through 5th Grade)