Children's Theatre Season Kicks Off

Several local theatres and production companies stage children’s theatre and musical performances for kids starting in the fall. Here’s a rundown of some of the children’s theatre coming up in Montreal:

Sept. 24: Maison Théâtre kicks off its season with L’envol de l’ange, for age 8 to 12. It’s next production, Ginko et la Jardinière is for age 4 to 8. French.

Sept. 26: The Place des Arts Junior program launches with Un Cadeau pour Sophie, a musical performance for age 5 and up. French.

Oct. 6 to 11: Disney on Ice: Princesses and Heroes is on at the Bell Centre. French and English.

Oct. 16: Centaur Theatre Children’s Series starts with A Few Grimm Tales (back by popular demand). English.

Oct. 17: Laval’s Salle André Mathieu presents L’Ombre de l’escargot, for age 5 to 9. In November, there will be a Shilvi show, for age 3 to 8. French.

Oct. 24: Jeunesses Musicales family performances start, with Le Petit Homme aux cheveux roux, one show for age 3 to 5, one for age 6 to 12. French.

Oct. 28: The Wiggles Wiggly Circus at the Bell Centre (2 shows). English.

Nov. 5: Geordie Productions launches its season with For Art’s Sake, for age 5 and up. English.

Finger puppets main image courtesy of Stoneflower.