Children’s Theatre


BOX OFFICE  973.971.3706

TICKETS  $12 Members / $14 General Public
Please note: These prices include a $2 service charge per ticket purchased by phone or online.

COMBO TICKET  $17
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. This price includes a $2 service charge per ticket purchased by phone or 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:
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.

All sales are final.


 

Fire and Ice Show
Saturday, October 28, 11:00AM & 1:30PM

Children are encouraged to give science a try! They will be amazed when they create an indoor storm with thunder and lightning, bend light to see all rainbow colors, and much more.

FREE with Museum Admission.  Seating is first come, first served.

Image Credit: Logo courtesy of Mad Science.


Dikki’s Wacky Magic Show
Thursday, November 9, 11:00AM  and 1:30PM

A combination of new and old magic with circus skills for all ages. Through audience participation, surprises and fun, this Big Apple circus performer makes the impossible become believable.

Don’t miss this special program!

11:00AM Show

 

Dikki's Wacky Magic Show (11:00AM, Members, $12.00)
Dikki's Wacky Magic Show (11:00AM, Non-Members, $14.00)

1:30PM Show

Dikki's Wacky Magic Show (1:30PM, Members, $12.00)
Dikki's Wacky Magic Show (1:30PM, Non-Members, $14.00)

Photo courtesy of the artist.


Schoolhouse Rock
Friday, November 10, 11:00AM and 1:30PM

Tom, a nerve-wracked school teacher nervous about his first day of teaching, tries to relax by watching TV when various characters inside him come out of the tv and show him how to win his students over with imagination and music. Features such beloved Emmy winning Schoolhouse Rock songs as “Just A Bill,” “Lolly, Lolly, Lolly” and “Conjunction Junction.”

11:00AM Show

Schoolhouse Rock (11:00AM, Members, $12.00)
Schoolhouse Rock (11:00AM, Non-Members, $14.00)

1:30PM Show

Schoolhouse Rock (1:30PM, Members, $12.00)
Schoolhouse Rock (1:30PM, Non-Members, $14.00)

Image Credit: Logo courtesy of Schoolhouse Rock.


No Elves! No Elves!
Wednesday, December 27, 2017, 11:00AM and 1:30PM

The elves are on tour with Santa’s Mobile Workshop.  They’re trying to keep up with toy production while Santa visits malls to get last-minute holiday wishes from all the children.

When most of the elves come down with the Elf Flu and toy production is halted, the children in the audience must be sworn in as honorary elves to help save the day in this colorful, highly interactive, music-filled adventure.

11:00AM Show

 
Elves! No Elves! (11:00AM, Members, $12.00 )
 
Elves! No Elves! (11:00AM, Non-Members, $14.00)

1:30PM Show

 

Elves! No Elves! (1:30PM, Members, $12.00)
 
Elves! No Elves! (1:30PM, Non-Members, $14.00)

Photo courtesy of the artists.


BUBBLEOLOGY
Thursday, December 28, 2017, 11:00AM and 1:30PM

As seen on the Discovery Channel’s Time Warp, bubble-man Keith Michael Johnson explores the secret world of bubbles.

Bubbleology is a celebration of creativity, expression, invention, imagination and hard work. It’s a blend of bubble effects, comedy, music and interactive bubble-magic.

Join us for this eye-opening experience!

11:00AM Show

 

Bubbleology (11:00AM, Members, $12.00)
Bubbleology (11:00AM, Non-Members, $14.00)

1:30PM Show

Bubbleology (11:00AM, Members, $12.00)
Bubbleology (1:30PM, Non-Members, $14.00)

Photo courtesy of Keith Michael Johnson.


The Fairy Tale Monster Mystery
Saturday, February 10, 2018, 11:00AM and 1:30PM

Someone is stealing the monsters from the fairy tales! The dragons, ogres, witches, and ghouls are missing! Catastrophe!

How can heroes be heroes without villains? Where is the drama? Where is the conflict? Where is the story?

This brand new adventure story by the Walnut Street Theatre follows two young children as they solve the mystery!

11:00AM Show

The Fairly Tale Monster Mystery (11:00AM, Members, $12.00)
The Fairly Tale Monster Mystery (11:00AM, Non-Members, $14.00)

1:30PM Show

The Fairly Tale Monster Mystery (1:30PM, Members, $12.00)
The Fairly Tale Monster Mystery (1:30PM, Non-Members, $14.00)

Photo courtesy of the Walnut Street Theatre.