Special Events and Performances

September 2018

9/26
Wednesday
Creative Movement with a Special Guest from Portland Ballet
09/26/2018
11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Do you love to jump, skip, tiptoe, and twirl? Get moving with our Special Guest from Portland Ballet's Young Dancer Program and explore the connection between movement and music in a fun, low-key environment.
Designed for ages 3-5 and their grown-ups.

Free with admission

October 2018

10/26
Friday
Main Stage Production: Charlotte's Web Opening Night!
10/26/2018
4 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Meet Wilbur, the irresistible young pig; Fern, a girl who truly understands animals; and the extraordinary spider, Charlotte, who helps teach Wilbur the true meaning of friendship. Based on the novel by E.B. White and adapted for the stage by Joseph Robinette, Charlotte's Web, performed with permission from Dramatic Publishing by our company of young actors. After the show, meet the performers for a special gala celebration! $18/ticket (Museum & Theatre members receive 10% off). Purchase tickets online, by phone at (207) 828-1234, or stop by the front desk.

Tickets coming soon!
10/27
Saturday
Main Stage Production: Charlotte's Web
10/27/2018
4 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Meet Wilbur, the irresistible young pig; Fern, a girl who understands animals; and the extraordinary spider, Charlotte, who helps teach Wilbur the true meaning of friendship. Based on the novel by E.B. White and adapted for the stage by Joseph Robinette, Charlotte's Web, performed with permission from Dramatic Publishing by our company of young actors. $10/ticket (Museum & Theatre members receive 10% off). Purchase tickets online, by phone at (207) 828-1234, or stop by the front desk.

November 2018

11/11
Sunday
Play Your Way: Sensory Saturday
11/11/2018
9 a.m. - 10 a.m.
Come experience the Children's Museum & Theatre of Maine during a low-key, inclusive playtime for children with sensory integration challenges. Play in our exhibits during a quiet time and meet other families from the community. This is a perfect time for families affected by Autism, Down syndrome, Sensory Processing Disorder, or other challenges to experience the Museum & Theatre. Our staff will make special adjustments to our normal exhibit lighting and sound design; noise-reducing headphones will also be available. Only a limited number of visitors will be admitted to ensure a calm and welcoming play environment. Now FREE thanks to our long-time partner WEX!
To register, call 207-828-1234, stop by the front desk, or visit kitetails.org.