The Snowy Day and Other Stories by Ezra Jack Keats

The Snowy Day and Other Stories by Ezra Jack Keats is a play with music that celebrates the wonder of childhood in the city: the excitement of a fresh snowfall, the delight of whistling for the first time, the awe in finding a special treasure.
 
Contact Info
Address: 308 W. 46th St. New York, NY 10036. New York County.
Tel: 718-483-5989.
Hrs: 9AM-9PM.
 
SCHOOL
Four of Ezra Jack Keats' best stories are brought to life, including The Snowy Day, Whistle for Willie, Goggles!, and A Letter to Amy. This delightful show includes singing, live action, humor, and shadow puppets, making the 40 minutes fly by for children of all ages. Talk backs can be arranged for an additional fee, and the actors always come out to meet the audience after the performance, free of charge. Suggestions for classroom activities are also available.
 
Contact Info
Name: Julia O'Brien.
Phone: 718-483-5989.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: PreK-3rd.
Group Size: Min. 10, max. 174.
Program Type: Performances.
Recomm. Length of Visit: 1 hour.
Recomm. Ratio of Students to Staff: 10:1.
Registration: Phone, Email.
Food Options: n/a.
Cost: $15 per person.
Title I or Financial Support: Yes.
Accessibility: Yes, with advance notice.
 
Supports Classroom Learning In: Language Arts/English, Performing Arts.
Topics Covered: shadow puppets, seasons, perseverance, pets, bullying, problem solving, writing, friendship.
 
 
SCOUTS
Scouts can enjoy four of Ezra Jack Keats' best stories are brought to life, including The Snowy DayWhistle for WillieGoggles!, and A Letter to Amy. 40 minutes in length, this delightful show includes singing, live action, humor, and shadow puppets. Talk backs can be arranged for an additional fee, and the actors always come out to meet the audience after the performance, free of charge.
 
Contact Info
Name: Julia O'Brien.
Phone: 718-483-5989.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: 1st-3rd.
Group Size: Min. 10, max. 174.
Program Type: Performances.
Recomm. Length of Visit: 1 hour.
Recomm. Ratio of Scouts to Staff: 10:1.
Registration: Phone, Email.
Food Options: n/a.
Cost: $15 per person.
Title I or Financial Support: Yes.
Accessibility: Yes, with advance notice.
 
Supports Scout Badges In: Performing Arts.
Topics Covered: storytelling, shadow puppets, acting.
 
 
HOMESCHOOL
Homeschool students can enjoy four of Ezra Jack Keats' best stories are brought to life, including The Snowy DayWhistle for WillieGoggles!, and A Letter to Amy. This delightful show includes singing, live action, humor, and shadow puppets, making the 40 minutes fly by for children of all ages. Talk backs can be arranged for an additional fee, and the actors always come out to meet the audience after the performance, free of charge. Suggestions for educational activities are also available.
 
Contact Info
Name: Julia O'Brien.
Phone: 718-483-5989.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: 1st-3rd.
Group Size: Min. 10, max. 174.
Program Type: Performances.
Recomm. Length of Visit: 1 hour.
Recomm. Ratio of Scouts to Staff: 10:1.
Registration: Phone, Email.
Food Options: n/a.
Cost: $15 per person.
Title I or Financial Support: Yes.
Accessibility: Yes, with advance notice.
 
Supports Classroom Learning In: Language Arts/English, Performing Arts.
Topics Covered: shadow puppets, seasons, perseverance, pets, bullying, problem solving, writing, friendship.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Theater Lesson Plan

Throughout the ages, theater has been used to record history, depict religious stories, spread information and more. When visiting the theater, discuss what jobs people can have at the theater and the process of producing a stage play.... Continue