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Published Feb. 12, 2014
The top-flight productions at First Stage clearly have the ability that all great plays have to entice, educate and inspire. But this theater doesn't just stop there. First Stage has a high-level training program in the Theater Academy and a huge outreach program, Theater in Education.
Published Feb. 11, 2014
Jeff Frank is the artistic director of First Stage. It used to be called First Stage Children's Theater, but now it's just First Stage. Perhaps it's gotten away from the words "children's theater," but it has not retreated from its mission: "Transforming Lives Through Theater."
Published Nov. 24, 2012
The magic of Christmas means so many different things to so many different people. It can mean presents, food, family, snowstorms, pine trees and ornaments. But for the magnificent team at First Stage Children's Theater, the magic of Christmas means ..."MAGIC."
Published Oct. 21, 2012
Wide-eyed wonder is the best. With children you can get smiles and you can get frowns and you can get scared. But when you get wide-eyed wonder, it's amazing. And that's what you get with the production of "Big: the Musical," which opened at First Stage Children's Theater over the weekend.
Published Oct. 15, 2012
The story of a little boy who can't wait to get over his "littleness" is well known. The movie became a play, "Big: The Musical," which ran on Broadway and garnered a number of Tony nominations. And now it comes to First Stage Children's Theater this Friday.
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