Education Theater

We proudly offer our season of quality Educational Theater Field Trips. Each production is performed by talented actors committed to bringing classic stories to life for your students.

A Question and Answer session will be led by the theater staff after the performance while students will be encouraged to participate in a lively group discussion.

Curricular Connections

  • Rich literary experience
  • Enhance classroom learning
  • Capture the imagination & interest of young minds
  • Expose students to the power & wonder of live theater
  • Comprehension skills, vocabulary, active listening and language interpretation

Educational Theater Form

If you have any questions or prefer to register directly, please contact:
Phyllis Molloy
Box Office Manager
John W. Engeman Theater
250 Main Street, Northport, NY 11768
P: 631-261-2900
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Disney’s The Little Mermaid Jr.

September 24 – October 26, 2018

Journey “under the sea” with Ariel and her aquatic friends in Disney’s The Little Mermaid JR., adapted from Disney’s 2008 Broadway production. In a magical underwater kingdom, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to leave her ocean home – and her fins – behind and live in the world above. But first she’ll have to defy her father King Triton, make a deal with the evil sea witch Ursula, and convince the handsome Prince Eric that she’s the girl whose enchanting voice he’s been seeking.

School House Rock

September 26 – October 26, 2018

The Saturday morning cartoon series comes alive on stage! Social Studies, grammar, math, and science are presented the Schoolhouse Rock way, through clever songs like “Unpack Your Adjectives,” “Do the Circulations,” “Three is a Magic Number,” “Conjunction Junction (What’s Your Function)” and of course, “School House Rock.”


November 26 – December 28, 2018

Join Jenny and Frosty on their chilly adventures as they try to save the town of Chillsville from mean old Ethel Pierpot and her evil machine that will melt all the snow. Jenny calls on her Mom, the mayor, and all of you to help her save her home, get Frosty to the North Pole, and make this holiday season a Winter Wonderland for one and all!


January 28 – March 1, 2019

“Oh, the thinks you can think” when Dr. Seuss’ best-loved characters collide and cavort in an unforgettable musical caper! Join all of your favorite Dr. Seuss characters on a musical adventure from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus to the invisible world of the Whos.

Narrated by the Cat in the Hat, SEUSSICAL tells the story of Horton, a lovable elephant who discovers a speck of dust that contains the entire world of the Whos. This fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza is sure to delight the whole family!

Madagascar – A Musical Adventure

March 25 – April 26, 2019

Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip hip Hippo and, of course, those hilarious, plotting penguins as they bound onto your stage in the musical adventure of a lifetime. Based on the smash DreamWorks animated motion picture, Madagascar – A Musical Adventure follows all of your favorite crack-a-lackin’ friends as they escape from their home in New York’s Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey to the madcap world of King Julien’s Madagascar.

Filled with outlandish characters, adventure galore and an upbeat score, Madagascar will leave audiences with no choice but to “Move It, Move It!”

Flat Stanley

March 27 – April 26, 2019

The beloved children’s book written by Jeff Brown has become a literary and pop cultural phenomenon-delighting readers and travelers all around the world. Now, everyone’s favorite two-dimensional hero is given new life in the Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley. Bring your Flat Stanley and make him part of the fun!


Send this to a friend