News Release News Release The City of Palo Alto
Communications Department
250 Hamilton Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94301


Subject :

Palo Alto Children’s Theatre Updates Winter/Spring Schedule
Contact : Richard James    650-463-4951
Emika Abe    650-463-4930
Palo Alto, CA - The Palo Alto Children’s Theatre has announced plans for the continuation of its shows and class programming through spring 2008. The updated winter/spring schedule is:

  • "The Giver" continues its run at the Children’s Theatre with performances scheduled Thursday, February 7 through Saturday, February 9.
  • The Outreach production of "Stuart Little" is scheduled Thursday, February 7 through Saturday, February 9, at Juana Briones Elementary School. All other elementary and middle school Outreach shows scheduled for this school year will continue as planned.
  • "The Tales of Beatrix Potter," scheduled for February 29, has been postponed to May 16. Tickets previously purchased for "The Tales of Beatrix Potter" can be exchanged at the theatre box office, 1305 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto, Tuesday through Saturday, 1:30 to 6 p.m., or call 650-463-4970. Auditions will be held April 15 and 16 at 3:45 p.m. at the Children’s Theatre and are open to children ages 8 through high school.  
  •  "Places," which was scheduled to open in May, will be eliminated from the previously advertised schedule and may be rescheduled to a later date.
  • "Second Saturday Participation Plays" will continue as originally scheduled.

Classes held at the Children’s Theatre, as well as summer class and camp programs, will continue as advertised. Please visit for information and registration. On April 15, 2008 the Palo Alto Children’s Theatre will announce its summer schedule, including Hot Dog Suppertime Shows, Summer Conservatory, and the Wingspread summer stock season.

For information and ticketing, call the Palo Alto Children’s Theatre at 650-463-4970, Tuesday through Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.