West Virginia Public Theatre

In partnership with the College of Creative Arts of West Virginia University, the West Virginia Public Theatre brings audiences professional theater performances year after year. Holiday shows reach young audiences of over 150,000 students not only in West Virginia, but Pennsylvania, Maryland, and other states as well. The theater’s repertory includes shows such as West Side Story, Peter Pan, Footloose, and more. Groups can enjoy school matinee showings of A Christmas Carol in December. The theater plans to open a spring school matinee in 2018.
 
Contact Info
Address: 369 High Street, Morgantown WV 26505. Monongalia County. Tel: 304-381-2382. Website: www.wvpublictheatre.org. Hrs: Vary.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Performances. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. 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