Chicago Kids Company brings popular children’s classic The Tortoise and the Hare to life onstage at Metropolis Performing Arts Centre July 11-16, 2016.
Slow and steady wins the race! Join Tortoise, Hare and all their friends as they share their story of determination. One of Aesop’s more popular fables tells the tale of an overconfident hare and a very resourceful tortoise. It’s a fun and lively music-filled adventure. Recommended for grades PreK-3.
The Tortoise and the Hare runs July 11 through July 16, 2016. Specific dates and time are listed below. Tickets are $14 for adults and $12 for children 12 and under, and can be purchased online at MetropolisArts.com or by calling the Box Office at 847.577.2121.
More about Stories in Action!
The Tortoise and the Hare is part of Metropolis’ Stories in Action! series – educational productions designed to feed the minds and imaginations of young audiences and bring families together through the performing arts. Watch for other upcoming Stories in Action! productions including Getting to Know…Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella (November 10-12, 2016), A Christmas Carol (November 30 – December 22, 2016), and Frindle (March 6-17, 2017).
By booking a group through our Group Sales department, you’ll save up to 20% on tickets, we’ll waive the ticket handling fee, and you’ll receive complimentary tickets for group chaperones (limit 10 per group). To discuss the needs of your group, contact Group Sales at 847.577.5982 x228 or e-mail [email protected].
Metropolis thanks its generous media partner Tribune Media Group. Metropolis is partially supported by a grant from Illinois Arts Council, a state agency.
Metropolis is located in the heart of Chicago’s northwest suburbs in downtown Arlington Heights at the intersection of Campbell and Vail Avenue (111 West Campbell Street). Street parking is available. Free parking is available in the public garage behind the theatre. For more information about Metropolis and a list of upcoming events visit MetropolisArts.com or call the Box Office at 847.577.2121.
Metropolis Performing Arts Centre provides professional entertainment and arts education, enriching our community.
Monday, July 11, 2016 10:00 A.M. & 1:00 P.M.
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 10:00 A.M. & 1:00 P.M.
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 10:00 A.M. & 1:00 P.M.
Thursday, July 14, 2016 10:00 A.M. & 1:00 P.M.
Friday, July 15, 2016 10:00 A.M. & 1:00 P.M.
Saturday, July 16, 2016 1:00 P.M.