Assembly and Outreach Programs

Assembly Programs: Shows & Theater

Pushcart Players

Pushcart Players is the award-winning professional theater company in arts education for children. A social profit organization, Pushcart brings substantive musical theater, in-school workshops, direction of student productions and curriculum development to young people and their families in schools and theaters nationwide.  Pushcart Players addresses social studies, literature, history, the Autism spectrum, special educational needs, and values clarification for young people, their families and their educators. All performances by professional artists (Actors’ Equity Association) are supported by study guides, post-performance assessments and other supplemental materials; performances adapt to any location with innovative scenery, lighting and sound systems. ADA accessibility available.

Contact Info                                                                                                                                      
Address: 261 Bloomfield Ave., Suite A, Verona, NJ 07044. Essex County. Tel: 973-857-1115. Email: Website: Hrs: Mon.-Fri. ​9AM-​5:30PM; Additional hours available with advanced reservations. Contact: Paul Whelihan, Artistic Director, 973-857-1115. For National Bookings: Kosson Talent Agency, 717-227-0060,
Trip Info
Grade Level: Pre-K-12th. Activity Type: Performances. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-1.5 hours. Cost: Mention and receive a discount! Contact 973-857-1115 for performance rates.
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Performing Arts, Social Studies.