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We love to offer our productions during the day, so a variety of audiences can enjoy our performances. These cultural field trips are available to local schools, home schools, camps, and senior centers.

There are a few guidelines to keep in mind:

  • You must have a reservation.
  • Matinee performances begin at 10:30 a.m. unless otherwise noted.
  • Ticket price is $5 per person, including chaperones, bus drivers (if attending), etc.
  • Reservations can be made by email (boxoffice@csmd.edu) or phone (301-934-7828), both of which will be responded to in the order received.
  • To make a reservation, please include an approximate number of students and an approximate number of total chaperones that will be in attendance.
  • A final count of attendees is required two weeks before the show date.
  • Payment is required no later than one week before the show date. Your payment will be returned in the event of a weather cancellation.
  • There is no reserved seating for matinee performances.


2018-2019 Performances

Click here for evening and weekend performance times for the following shows.

Frankenstein
by Victor Gialanella, from the novel by Mary Shelley

Friday, October 26, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. 
$5 per person

Set in nineteenth-century Switzerland, this classic tale of horror and suspense details the ill-fated experiments of young Dr. Frankenstein as he attempts to fathom the secrets of life and death. Purchasing cadavers from two unsavory grave robbers, he give life to a creature both hideous and touching—and so physically powerful and mentally twisted that he soon brings death or destruction to all who stand in his way. Adhering more closely to the original novel than did the famous motion picture versions, the play blends moments of brooding terror and sudden shock with questions of morality and the dangers of unrestrained scientific inquiry.


Produced by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc.


African American Folk Tales: the Tails of Br'er Rabbit
by Kenneth L. Waters, Jr.

Friday, February 15, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.
$5 per person

Mr. Eugene Remy, a school teacher, comes up with the brilliant idea to teach during Black History Month. Remy's mother would tell him folk tales when he was a child. Through this method of storytelling, he wanted to share with his class the stories of Br'er Rabbit! He divides his class into groups of three and assigns each group a story to act out and perform. The children's imagination comes to life as Br'er Rabbit and his crew jumps off the page and onto the stage! A comedy that will sure to leave you laughing. The shows runtime is approximately 70 minutes. Appropriate for all ages!

This is an original work by CSM alumnus Kenneth L. Waters, Jr.  

Produced by special arrangement with the author.