|YOUTH & FAMILY
|Recommended for ages indicated
|Tickets: Gen. Ad. priced as indicated
|Times in bold red and marked by * will be offered in a sensory-friendly environment. The sensory-friendly performance is designed especially for children with autism or related conditions who experience heightened sensory sensitivity, providing a safe and judgment-free space that is welcoming for all families. Seating is general admission, allowing families to choose a comfortable spacing. |
Families who have not been to The Theatre at RVCC before are invited to stop by and visit the theatre space and explore the seating areas two hours before the show. They also may visit in advance by making an appointment.
|Box Office 908.725.3420
(M-F, 11-4; 90 mins prior to curtain)
Mail to: PO Box 3300
Somerville, NJ 08876-1265
Visit: 118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ 08876
Friday, March 24, 2017 at 10AM, 1:30PM & 4PM
Ages: 2+ • ALLTICKETS: $10
Hatched is the story of a newborn chick who meets an assortment of farmyard friends: a feisty old rooster, a wobbly calf, dancing chicks, a lamb, and a noisy nest of baby birds.
||Water on Mars
Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 2* & 7PM
Ages: 7+ • ALLTICKETS: $15
Water on Mars is intense juggling designed for space stations! 100 rings thrown, backflips landed, feet twisted, water flying through the air, 21 balls juggled and 15 pins spinning around the three bodies, while an electronic beat keeps the rhythm.
Saturday, Apr. 1 at 3PM
Our friend and colleague, magician Kevin Spencer, was the artist who originally guided us toward presenting sensory-friendly events for kids with ASD and related conditions and their families. This season Kevin returns with his new, smaller magic show geared directly to that same audience.
||Grug and the Rainbow
Fri., April 21, 2017 at 10AM, 12:30PM & 4PM
Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 10AM* & 1PM
Ages: 2+ • ALLTICKETS: $10
Grug’s adventures are always full of surprises! Adapted from the picture book series, this production features the exquisite puppetry and gentle storytelling that has delighted audiences around the world.
Teatro al Vacio
Sunday, May 14, 2017 at 10AM & 2:30PM
Monday, May 15, 2017 at 9 & 10:30AM
Age 0+ • ALL TICKETS: $10
Pulse uses soft textures and lively games to invite infants and toddlers into a safe, positive, and friendly environment that will stimulate their sense of creativity.
||The Way Back Home
Thursday, May 25 at 10AM & 12:30PM
Friday, May 26 at 10AM, 12:30 & 4PM
Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 1 & 3:30PM
Ages: 4+ • ALLTICKETS: $10
When a boy discovers an airplane in his closet, he does what any young adventurer would do: He flies into outer space! Miles from earth, the plane runs out of gas and the boy makes a daring landing on the moon. Will he ever manage to get home again?