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, and we allow up to one parent chaperone per every ten students at the $7 ticket price. Download our 2015-2016 Curriculum Series brochure.

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

Roxy Regional Theatre 2015-2016 Student Series

GO, DOG. GO!
9:15am & 11:30am / September 21,22,23,24,28,29,30 October 1,2,5,6,7,8,9
(Pre-K through 2nd Grade)

Big dogs and little dogs, blue dogs and red dogs, dogs in cars and dogs in trees explore movement, color and space. Celebrate imagination and join the party as P.D. Eastman’s classic children’s book comes to life onstage!

DR. JEKYLL & MR. HYDE
9:15am & 11:30am / October 19,20,21,22,26,27,28,29,30
(6th Grade through 12th Grade)

Unlock the secrets of the soul. Unleashing the dark forces within, idealistic young scientist Henry Jekyll creates a mixture he hopes will eliminate human evil. In doing so, he creates the hideous and murderous Mr. Hyde in this marvelous stage adaptation of the novel by Robert Louis Stevenson.

THE SECRET GARDEN
10:00am / November 16,17,18,19,20,23,24
(3rd Grade through 12th Grade)

The haunting moors of England are brought to life when Mary Lennox, orphaned at the age of eleven, comes to live with her mysterious Uncle Archibald and her sickly cousin Colin. With the help of her charming new friend, Dickon, Mary rejuvenates the house, its inhabitants and its neglected secret garden in this charming musical based on Frances Hodgson Burnett’s children’s novel.

A CHRISTMAS CAROL
9:15am & 11:30am / November 30 December 1,2,3,4,7,8,9,10,11,14,15,16,17
(3rd Grade through 12th Grade)

Meet the spirits of Christmas Past, Present and Future as Scrooge finds redemption and rediscovers the true meaning of the holiday in this Charles Dickens classic.

LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD & FRIENDS
9:15am & 11:30am / January 19,20,21,22,25,26,27,28,29 February 1,2,3,4,5
(Pre-K through 3rd Grade)

The audience chooses the story they will see and watches actors bring “Little Red Riding Hood,”
“The Three Little Pigs,” “Rumpelstiltskin” and “The Three Billy Goats Gruff” to the stage. This interactive play is a must-see!

THE MOUNTAINTOP
9:15am & 11:30am / February 8,9,10,11,12,15,16,17,18,19
(6th Grade through 12th Grade)

On April 3, 1968, after delivering one of his most memorable speeches, an exhausted Dr. King retires to his room at the Lorraine Motel. In Katori Hall’s gripping re-imagination of the events the night before the assassination, King is forced to confront his destiny and his legacy to his people when a mysterious stranger arrives with some surprising news.

THE CAT IN THE HAT
9:15am & 11:30am / February 22,23,24,25,26,29 March 1,2,3,4,7,8,9,10,11,14,15,16,17,18
(Pre-K through 4th Grade)

Everyone’s favorite feline comes to mischievous life in this adaptation of the Dr. Seuss classic. From the moment his tall, red-and-white-striped hat appears around the door, Sally and her brother know that the Cat in the Hat is the funniest, most mischievous cat they have ever met. With the trickiest of tricks and craziest of ideas, he is certainly fun to play with. And he turns a rainy afternoon into an amazing adventure. But what will mum find when she gets home …?

THE MAGNIFICENT AMBERSONS
9:15am & 11:30am / March 28,29,30,31 April 1,4,5,6,7,8,11,12,13,14
(6th Grade through 12th Grade)

A spoiled child, a mother’s death, the changing times and the loss of great wealth bring George Amberson his ultimate comeuppance in this world premiere adaptation of Booth Tarkington’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel.

William Shakespeare’s
THE TAMING OF THE SHREW
9:15am & 11:30am / April 4,5,6,7,8,11,12,13,14
(6th Grade through 12th Grade)

The battle of the sexes as only the greatest playwright of the English language could tell it! Follow the comic courtship of Petruchio, a gentleman of Verona, and the headstrong Katherina, who must marry before her more popular sister, Bianca, may be wed.