Touring Shows

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February 1 - March 24, 2016

​Commonly known as the man who invented modern peanut butter -- with George Washington Carver there is always more than meets the eye. In this NEW adaptation by Deondra Kamau Means, Children's Theatre of Cincinnati Teaching Artist, watch as young George grows up in a country still reeling from the Civil War, and tries to get an education despite racism, kidnapping, and violence. Through the Tuskegee Institute and the joy of conducting experiments, George makes a discovery that will change the lives of farmers, and his fellow African-Americans, forever. This is the story of a great role model with a passion for science and history.

February 1 - March 24, 2016

​Touring locally within 100 miles.

Who was Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., really?  Martin's Dream answers this question and more as it bring this historical figure to life through the power of story, speech and song.  Watch as Dr. King tells the story of his life, from his childhood in the Deep South all the way to the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, where he delivered his famous "I Have a Dream" speech.  Created and performed by the talented and charismatic Deondra Kamau Means, this one-man show explores the real person behind the pictures, a funny intelligent, passionate man whose faith, family and education made him one of the most revered people in our nation's history.

February 1 - May 31, 2016

​Based on the original folktale, Henny Penny is a hen enjoying a day gathering acorns.  When one hits her on the head she is convinced that the sky is falling.  Henny Penny feels it is her duty to tell the king.  Along the way she meets some of her friends and asks them to join her on her heroic quest.  When almost to the palace, this gang of do-gooders meets the sly Foxy Loxy.  The cunning of Foxy Loxy and Henny Penny’s can-do attitude make this a delightful adventure with a strong message of self confidence, teamwork, and friendship.

Feburary 1 - March 31, 2016

Back by popular demand!

Touring locally within 100 miles.

​Born in Alabama, Coretta Scott King overcame childhood adversity in the segregated south and attended Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio.  A talented singer, she would go on to play an integral role in the American Civil Rights movement, not only as the wife of Dr. Martin Luther King, but as an independent woman.  For years after he husband's death, Coretta continued to inspire the nation and the world.

April 11 - May 31, 2016

​You’ve heard of the great Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, the child genius who composed beautiful music at the age of three. But what about his older sister, Nannerl Mozart?  She was equally talented but was overlooked by musical history because she was a girl. An inspiring, true story about courage, perseverance, and, of course, wonderful music -- this tale is sure to enchant and educate us all about creativity and equality.