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Brucemore Outdoor Children’s Theater: Alice in Wonderland

Event Details

August 2, 2017 5:30 PM — August 5, 2017 8:30 PM
Location: Peggy Boyle Whitworth Amphitheater at Brucemore
2160 Linden Drive SE
Cedar Rapids, Iowa/52403
Contact Name: Tara Richards
Email: trichards@brucemore.org
Phone: (319) 362-7375
Website: www.brucemore.org

Event Description


Brucemore Outdoor Children’s Theater


in collaboration with Playtime Poppy


presents: Alice in Wonderland



The Brucemore Outdoor Children’s Theater presents Alice in Wonderland, in collaboration with Playtime Poppy Children’s Theatre, August 2-5, 2017 at 5:30 and 7:30 pm. Journey with Alice through the looking glass as she tumbles down the rabbit hole, makes friends with outlandish creatures, enjoys tea with the Mad Hatter and March Hare and enters the royal court to meet the Queen of Hearts. Let your imagination run wild on an adventure through a world full of nonsense and pure silliness in this exciting and interactive show. This timeless tale is written by Joseph Link, and adapted by Steven Tolly and Nicholas Hayes.


Audiences are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. The gates will open 30 minutes before each show. On-site parking will be available by entering the Linden Drive gate. Tickets are $5 for ages 1 and up and may be purchased online at www.brucemore.org, by calling (319) 362-7375, or by visiting the Brucemore gift shop located in the Visitor Center. This event is possible thanks to presenting sponsor US Bank and media sponsor ImOn Communications.


About Brucemore


Experience Brucemore, an unparalleled blend of tradition and culture, located at 2160 Linden Drive SE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. At the heart of the historic 26-acre estate stands a nineteenth-century mansion filled with the stories of three Cedar Rapids families.  Concerts, theater, programs, and tours enliven the site and celebrate the heritage of a community.  For more information, call (319) 362-7375 or visit www.brucemore.org.


About Playtime Poppy Children’s Theatre


Since 1951, Playtime Poppy Children’s Theatre has presented educational theatre programming for children and families in our community. From its inception, dedicated and enthusiastic volunteers have provided the creative energy and supportive crew needed to bring each season of Playtime Poppy to life. In partnership with Jefferson, Kennedy, and Washington High Schools, Playtime Poppy presents three children’s theatre productions annually.  Throughout the year, Playtime Poppy offers engaging educational theatre experiences through special matinee performances, Operation Backstage!, One Great Line, and the Summer Theatre Adventure.  More information about Playtime Poppy productions and programming can be found at www.playtimepoppy.org.