Pennsylvania

Prime Stage Theatre

 
Let literature come to life for your group at one of Prime Stage Theatre’s productions! Founded in 1996, the theatre company’s goal is to allow audiences to discover and enjoy live theater through productions that focus on topics relevant to our society. Groups will experience the magic of live theater during morning student matinees, which have included include theater adaptations of popular novels such as Antigone, The Great Gatsby, The Crucible, and The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. Upcoming performances for 2016 include The Giver and A Lesson Before Dying. Student matinee performances feature post-show discussions and curriculum guides. 
 
 
Contact Info
Address: New Hazlett Theatre Performing Arts Center, 6 Allegheny Square E., Pittsburgh, PA 15212. Allegheny County. Tel: 412-841-7353. Email: studentmat@primestage.com. Website: www.primestage.com. Hrs: Vary. Contact: Linda Haston, lhaston@primestage.com
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: 6th-12th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Performances. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2 hours. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Performing Arts.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Performing Arts.

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