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“How I Became a Pirate” – January 23, 2018

 

 

GET YER TICKETS HERE!      (follow link and pick your seats)

Doors Open at 5:30 for hands-on activities related to this educational fun musical. Performance runs from 6:30 to 7:30 followed by free Milk and Cookies and Actors signing Autographs. Kids may wear their jammies or their favorite buccaneer gear! Wheelchair seating is accessible and there will be a Sign Language interpreter.

The ENT CENTER FOR THE ARTS is a brand new theater experience for your family. Every seat is great! This beautiful theater is much smaller than the Pikes Peak Center so the performance will sell out quickly.

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AAARRRGH! Sail off on a swashbuckling musical excursion as young Jeremy Jacobs joins Captain Braid Beard’s band of funny pirates and searches for the perfect spot to bury their treasure. Jeremy finds fun and adventure on the high seas, but he soon learns that home and family are treasures you can’t find on any map! A delightful literacy-based play to reinforce a love of reading and the real treasures in life! The magic of live theater is for all ages.

Recognized by Time Magazine as one of the top 5 children’s theater companies in the US, and the only one of that group to tour nationally, Dallas Children’s Theater travels coast to coast with professional large-scale productions designed to stir the heart, stretch the mind and promote education. Dallas Children’s Theater has been designated an American Masterpieces Touring Artist by the National Endowment for the Arts.

Wheelchair seating is accessible and there will be a Sign Language interpreter from Sign Language Network.

 

 

2017 Mini-Catapult Building and Decorating Workshop – Jan 14 2:00-4:00pm

What If – WOW. What a Day!

SAT SEPT 15, 2012 – WOW! What A Day!

Thank You Everyone…  Presenters – Sponsors – Attendees-Planners  – Leaders – Volunteers!
We hope your “experience” was wonderful!
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Golden Dragon Acrobats

Thanks to everyone who joined us for the Golden Dragon Acrobats at the Pikes Peak Center!

What If 2012

 

September 15, 2012

The What If… Festival of Innovation and Imagination September 15 filled more than six square blocks of downtown Colorado Springs with “wows!” of all varieties. In its third year, more than 15,000 people of all ages, from all parts of the region, and from a wide-range of backgrounds and experiences came together for a day of innovation, imagination and creativity.

Go to our Facebook page for the latest photos and comments by festival-goers.

Interested in participating? Want to check out last year’s festival? Or just want to find out more? Check out the What IF Festival website HERE!

 

People of all ages, from all parts of the region, and from a wide-range of backgrounds and experiences celebrated the region’s tech-enthusiasts, art-makers, garage inventors, do-it-yourself-ers, scientists, culinary magicians, original musicians, robot builders, urban farmers, student creators, innovators, engineers, and all other thinkers and tinkerers.

 

 

Move It!

Opening Reception – Meet the Artists July 19th, 5:30 – 7:30 pm
July 13 through August 25
Public exhibition of the photos and videos at Imagination Space
July 23
Select photos and videos “move it” to US Olympic Training Center and Pikes Peak Library District locations
July 25
MOVE IT! Special Edition in the Independent
Locations:
Imagination Celebration’s Imagination Space at the Citadel +map
Olympic Training Center +map
U.S. Olympic Committee headquarters +map
PPLD Fountain +map
PPLD High Prairie +map
PPLD Rockrimmon +map
PPLD Ute Pass +map