smARTS Program

Miss Nelson Has a Field Day – smARTs at the Alhambra

A fun-filled musical featuring Coach Swamp. Considered by all to be “the meanest substitute teacher in the whole world,” Coach Swamp applies her trademark discipline to the players’ training, demanding tough exercises and no back talk. In the end, the team changes their attitude, pulls together, sharpens their skills, and manages to win the biggest game of the year.

Newton’s Apple – smARTs at the Alhambra

Recommended for Grades 2 – 8

The world was a different place when Issac Newton had that apple drop on his head. The English mathematician, astronomer, scientist, author and physicist developed the principles of modern physics, including the laws of motion. Follow along with Newton as he uses scientific methods to conduct experiments and make discoveries that changed the world.

Contact Molly Campbell [email protected] to reserve seats at this school day event.

Kentucky Shakespeare Residency: Romeo and Juliet – smARTs at the Alhambra

The residency event will be presented in each Christian County High School. Event time is subject to change.

Staging Shakespeare – This signature workshop introduces elements of Shakespeare and drama while practicing teamwork and problem solving. Students work through the rehearsal process using Shakespeare’s text to create their own uniquely staged, student-driven performance piece. Students will follow the history of acting while learning the fundamentals of the craft through group improvisational exercises led by an artist educator. They will explore acting tools and techniques from rehearsal to performance.

Struggle For Freedom: The Life of Dr. King – smARTs at the Alhambra

One of Black History’s most influential Civil Rights Leaders, the life and story of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is one of both triumph and tragedy. Learn how Dr. King came to be such an influential leader in this dramatic show.

Contact Molly Campbell [email protected] to reserve seats at this school day event.

Showings Available at 9:30 AM & 12:00 PM

Recommended for Grades 3 – Adult

Missoula Children’s Theatre Presents: The Emperor’s New Clothes

“Dress for success” is good advice that the Emperor takes whole-heartedly, wanting to impress new friends. But where to stop? When the clothes (and other people’s opinions) become more important than the people of the kingdom, trouble brews.

Show time is subject to change.

Missoula Children’s Theatre Auditions for The Emperor’s New – smARTs at the Alhambra

Auditions January 13, 2020 4:00 pm @ Indian Hills Elementary School.

The residency week is open to all students in all area school district. Continuing the tradition, actors come prepared with costumes, sets, and scripts. All they need is the cast!

Shakespeare in Jazz: All the World’s a Song – smARTs at the Alhambra

FREE public showing of this smARTs event!

Text from Shakespeare’s masterpieces are transformed into fresh an dynamic jazz songs that have audiences singing along in sheer delight.

Shakespeare in Jazz is an engaging, participatory celebration of Shakespeare’s work, offering an exciting new way to experience his genius. Great for those discovering his plays for the first time and for Shakespeare aficionados alike!

Throughout the concert, audience members will join Daniel’s jazz group, featuring an amazing jazz vocalist, as they sing along to catchy, original songs based on Midsummer Night’s Dream, Twelfth Night, Macbeth, Hamlet and many more!

And grab your lunch crew ’cause Vansauwa’s Tacos & Vegan Eats will be cooking on the street!

The Snow Queen

Local students who participated in Missoula Summer Camp at the Alhambra Theatre will be showing off their hard work as they perform The Snow Queen. Tickets are available at www.pennyroyalarts.org .

Although set in a “land of colored ice,” this classic tale will warm your heart in its illustrative retelling by a group of fun-loving, imaginative hobgoblins. As they depict the journey of a young girl and her quest to find her best friend, you may just find yourself believing in malevolent mirrors, yetis, talking reindeer, and snow chickens! Blizzards can come at any moment, so strap on some snowshoes and get ready to discover what it takes to overcome chilling obstacles, keep resilience alive, and melt down the Snow Queen’s icy walls.

Thanks to sponsor Flynn Enterprises for making the camp and performance possible.