Kids

Jim Henson Double-Feature: Labyrinth and The Dark Crystal

Film
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Some movies are even more enjoyable to watch with a crowd! Bring your comfiest pillow and enjoy these whimsical 80s fantasy films with fellow fans of all ages. Come for one film, or come for both!

Man of 1000 Songs: Family Sing-Along

Music and Dance
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Share your favorite songs with your little ones! Rob Wivchar will entertain the whole family with a guitar and harmonica while performing storytelling songs with surprising backgrounds!

Jarrett J. Krosoczka Author Visit and Book Signing

Books Authors and Writing
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Come meet the author/illustrator of the popular Lunch Lady and Platypus Police Squad series. Jarrett will perform a reading, sign books, and talk about his Platypus Police Academy program. Featuring guest appearances from friendly Denver Police officers!

Dance Party Storytime

Storytime
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Preschoolers, are you ready to dance? Then put on your dancing shoes and come on down to our dance party! We will dance to some favorite tunes and play dancing games. Geared toward children ages 3-5 and their grown-ups.

Create a diorama of marshmallow Peeps posed as a famous painting or sculpture!

Arts and Crafts
(All day)
(All day)
(All day)
(All day)
(All day)
(All day)

Get inspired at the Denver Art Museum and then use marshmallow Peeps to recreate a famous painting or sculpture. Submissions will be accepted April 6-11 at the following branches: Bear Valley, Eugene Field, Ford-Warren, Montbello, Park Hill, Hampden, Ross-Broadway, Ross-Cherry Creek, Ross-University Hills, Sam Gary, Schlessman Family, Smiley, Valdez-Perry,
or Woodbury.

Get started by picking up contest guideline forms at any of these branches.

You could win tickets to the Denver Zoo or Denver Art Museum!

All dioramas must fit into a shoebox-sized space.

Jungle Safari Search for King Kong with Inspector Magic

Performance and Presentations
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Help Inspector Magic search for the Hollywood movie star, King Kong. Filled with interactive storytelling, magic, puppetry, and ventriloquism!

This will be our last Saturday family program for the summer. Rejoin us on the first Saturday of the month in the fall! All ages are welcome.

Exhibit: One Night in Miami...

Exhibit

The Denver Center for the Performing Arts offers a behind the scenes look at the making of One Night in Miami...The exhibits highlights the main characters; Cassius Clay, Malcolm X, Jim Brown as well as information about the director Kemp Powers and the set design.

About the Play:
One Night in Miami...
This slice-of-life dramedy imagines what
occurred the night of Cassius Clay’s historic
win over heavyweight champ Sonny Liston.
Declining a glamorous party, Clay celebrates
with his friends: activist Malcolm X,
singer Sam Cooke and football player Jim

Peep Diorama Contest

Arts and Crafts
(All day)
(All day)
(All day)
(All day)
(All day)
(All day)

Create a diorama of marshmallow Peeps posed as a famous painting or sculpture!

Get inspired at the Denver Art Museum and then use marshmallow Peeps to recreate a famous painting or sculpture. Submissions will be accepted April 6-11 at the following branches: Bear Valley, Eugene Field, Ford-Warren, Montbello, Park Hill, Hampden, Ross-Broadway, Ross-Cherry Creek, Ross-University Hills, Sam Gary, Schlessman Family, Smiley, Valdez-Perry,
or Woodbury.

Get started by picking up contest guideline forms at any of these branches.

You could win tickets to the Denver Zoo or Denver Art Museum!

Film Screening and Discussion - The Good Lie

Film
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Large Conference Room - Level 1

They were known simply as “The Lost Boys.”
Orphaned by the brutal Civil war in Sudan that began in 1983, these young victims traveled as many as a thousand miles on foot in search of safety. Fifteen years later, a humanitarian effort would bring 3600 lost boys and girls to America.

DCPA Theatre Company presents One Night in Miami - Reception with Artistic Director Kent Thompson

Performance and Presentations
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

You're Invited...meet DCPA Theatre Company Producing Artistic Director Kent Thompson who will discuss the play.

Reception: Monday, April 6, 6 - 8 p.m.
Light Refreshments Served

Exhibit: On display until April 20

ONE NIGHT IN MIAMI...

By Kemp Powers
Producing Partners: Martin & Jo Ann Semple, Tina Walls
Mar 20 – Apr 19
Space Theatre
Denver Center for the Performing Arts
Speer and Arapahoe, Denver 80204

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