Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical
July 12 - August 11, 2019
The Children's Theatre at Willow Lawn
Book by Melvin Tunstall III
Music by Greg Borowsky and Douglas Lyons
Lyrics by Douglas Lyons
Approximately 1 hour, no intermission. Suggested for ages 5 and up.
Single Tickets start at $21*
*Ticket prices subject to change.
Polkadots follows 8-year-old Lily Polkadot, the first Polkadot to attend the school in the “Squares Only” small town of Rockaway. However, Lily, along with her new friend Sky, a shy Square boy who appreciates her for her unique polkadot skin, prove that our individual differences do not make us weird or wrong, they make us awesome. Inspired by the events of The Little Rock Nine, Polkadots is a fun, colorful, and meaningful history lesson for children. Press Release...
Sensory Friendly Performances
Tuesday, July 23 at 10:30 a.m. (schools and families)
Saturday, August 3 at 10:30 a.m. (families)
We offer sensory friendly performances of this production specifically for children with autism and other sensory or social disabilities. During these select performances, changes will be made in lighting, sound, seating arrangements, and length of performance to create a more welcoming environment for this audience. Read More...
Access for the Blind
Sunday, August 4 at 2 p.m.
Virginia Rep is delighted to partner with Virginia Voice to offer select Audio Described performances for patrons with blindness or advanced visual impairment. Tactile tours will take place before the performance for patrons to meet some of the actors and touch some of the set pieces and props. Need based assistance with tickets is available. Read More...