Children’s Theatre


BOX OFFICE  973.971.3706

TICKETS  $10 Members / $12 General Public
Please note: There is a $2 service charge per ticket.

COMBO TICKET  $15
One Children’s Theatre performance ticket, PLUS admission to the Museum. To purchase a combo ticket, call 973.971.3706. Combo tickets are not available online.

Recommended for ages 3-9. Please plan to arrive at the Museum at least fifteen minutes prior to the performance to allow time for parking.

Tickets purchased online more than seven days before a performance will be mailed. Tickets purchased online less than seven days before a performance will be held at the Will Call desk. Please note that all sales are final.


Prismatic Magic: Summer Jam Laser Spectacular
Wednesday, July 12, 11:00AM & 1:30PM

The Summer Jam is a great program that features pop/rock music from the last several decades to celebrate the return of the warm sun and fun activities. Rock and roll to laser animations of outdoor sports and activities and enjoy a one-of-a-kind laser dance demonstration.


Wildlife Wendy and her Tropical Birds
Wednesday, July 19,  11:00AM & 1:30PM

Wildlife Wendy and her tropical birds provide an up-close and personal encounter with the most entertaining species of the bird world. Audiences are instantly intrigued by the majestic macaws as they present incredible physical abilities as well as their vivacious personalities. Crowds are amazed and laugh out loud at the antics of the talking and singing parrots, while the free-flight birds captivate all!


Hanzel & Gretel/Goldilocks and the Three Bears
Yates Musical Theater
Thursday, July 20,  11:00AM & 1:30PM

Enjoy two cherished favorites from the Brothers Grimm. Colorful costumes and lively music and dance bring the beloved characters to life before your very eyes, complete with witch, dancing bears and resourceful children.


A Squirrel Stole My Underpants
Wednesday, July 26,  11:00AM & 1:30PM

Sylvie is sent to the backyard to hang up the laundry. The moment her back is turned, a mischievous squirrel steals her favorite piece of clothing and runs off. When Sylvie gives chase, an entire world emerges from her laundry basket, and curious characters show her the way through mysterious lands. Will our lonely heroine rescue her underpants and discover the magic within herself? Join us on this adventure to find out!


Harlem Wizards
Thursday, July 27,  11:00AM & 1:30PM

The basketball antics of this crazy team returns.  Get ready for the oohs, aahs and serious laughter inspired by world class basketball tricks, hilarious humor, dynamic energy, fan participation, and basketball wizardry.


Deluxe Magic Show
Wednesday, August 2,  11:00AM & 1:30PM


Gemini Theatre: Jane’s Jungle Adventure
Wednesday, August 23,  11:00AM & 1:30PM

Jane is lost in the jungle and no longer has use of her trusted GPS. With the help of her new friend, Tarzan, and his jungle animal family, she is able to navigate through the trees to her camp site. Kids will get a chance to “monkey around” with the characters throughout this performance and be part of the show! With a little imagination, they will become different jungle animals, assisting Jane as she treks through the trees. A surprise awaits her when she reaches her camp – what can it be?


Please note: the Morris Township Fire Marshall has established the maximum capacity of the Bickford Theatre to be 312.  To comply and monitor the attendance at all Bickford Theatre performances, a ticket must be issued to every person regardless of age.