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2021/2022 Field Trips

Teachers and Administrators,

We are so excited to welcome you back for the 2021-2022 school year! Please let us know if you have any questions.

The Dallas Theater, located in downtown Dallas, is excited to offer an affordable, educational, and a truly professional theatre experience for kids of all ages! Each November and March, Bright Star Touring Theatre will be here hosting 4 different field trip shows specializing in STEM, literary, curriculum, and character education based programs. Their shows are exciting, engaging, and interactive! Each show comes with curriculum standards as well as a study guide to reinforce the character builders and standards learned.

The price for each student and chaperone (teachers are free) is $6. Each show lasts approximately one hour. We recommend packing a lunch and stopping by White Oak Park before or after your show for a fun low cost day. Space is limited so please contact us today to reserve your spot!

Fall 2021 Options

Captain Friendship

Thursday, November 11th at 9:30a

Captain Friendship is our super fun, super impactful, superhero themed bully prevention circus adventure! There’s trouble under the big top as the Bully Bandit has struck fear in the hearts of all the performers. It’s up to one superhero to stand up and make a difference – Captain Friendship!  Audiences learn to stand up to the Bully Bandit and find that kindness is the ultimate super-power!

 

  • Best for grades K-5th
  • Standards: Anti-bullying and Character Education

FrankenSTEM

Thursday, November 11th at 11:15a

Dr. Frank N. Stein is one of the world’s most famous scientists. Along with his trusty assistant, Igor, Dr. Stein has created some of the world’s most amazing inventions! But those inventions would be nothing without YOUR imagination. It will take Science, Technology, Engineering and Math to make his latest masterpiece come to life! This show helps students learn why STEM subjects are so important to the modern world while opening up an exciting world of STEM discovery!

  • Best for grades K-5th
  • Standards: STEM

Spring 2022 Options

Gus Goes Green: A Planet Earth Adventure

Thursday, March 31st at 9:30a

Just in time for Earth Day, this play follows “Gus”  who leads audiences on a STEM-inspired adventure around the globe. He uses clever resources to find creative solutions for a thirsty man in the desert, a wacky inventor, a toy maker and one very funny bug. Audience volunteers join Gus on stage to engineer a device for gathering water, build a unique toy from recycled materials and more! By the end of the play Gus and his friends use Science, Technology, Engineering and Math to find smart solutions to real-life issues!

  • Best for grades K-5th
  • Standards: STEM

The Story of Anne Frank

Thursday, March 31st at 11:15a

  • World War II was a desperate and intense time for everyone, but it was especially devastating to the Jewish people living under Nazi rule. Through direct accounts from Anne Frank’s diary and the heartfelt retelling of her story by her father, Otto, this production offers an engaging and accessible approach to one of history’s darkest chapters. The courage of Anne Frank and her family is the story of the strength of the human spirit in the most challenging times.

 

  • Best for grades 3rd-adult
  • Standards: History, Social Studies, Literature and Literacy

Ready to Book a Field Trip or Have a Question?

If you are ready to book or just want more info simply fill out the form below, and a member of our staff will contact you within two (2) business days.