Shows to See with Kids in Brooklyn in February

Shows to See with Kids in Brooklyn in February

Come one, come all, to these family-friendly shows and performances in and near Brooklyn in February! With tons of kid-friendly productions and engaging family-friendly shows, who knows, your kids might get bitten by the acting bug!

Impractical Jokers: Homecoming
WHEN: Jul. 12 - Mar. 17, Wednesday-Sunday, 11am-5pm
WHERE: Staten Island Museum at Snug Harbor, 1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: See original costumes, props, and art, and learn about behind-the-scenes production of this hidden-camera, comedic television show.
WANT TO GO? $8; $5 seniors and students with ID; $2 children ages 2-12. 718-727-1135. Statenislandmuseum.org.

Tiny Tot Theater
WHEN: Jan. 17 - Apr. 4, Thursdays, 9:30am
WHERE: Spark by Brooklyn Children's Museum, 1 John St., Dumbo, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Along with a storyteller/puppeteer from Spellbound Theatre you and your child will explore creative play, movement, and puppet making.
WANT TO GO? $36. 718-852-2470. brooklynkids.org/spark.

Hair & Other Stories
WHEN: Jan. 31 - Feb. 9, Thursday-Saturday, 8pm
WHERE: BRIC Arts Media, 647 Fulton St., Fort Greene, NY
AGES: 9-17
WHAT: A durational dance-theater work that explores disquieting ideas of beauty, identity, and race through the lens of hair.
WANT TO GO? $20 in advance; $25 day-of-show. 718-855-7882. Bricartsmedia.org.

'Alida and the Hummingbird'
WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 2, 4-5pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Music School, 126 Saint Felix St., Brooklyn, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Alida and the Hummingbird tells a touching story of true love that inspires caring and compassion for all beings.
WANT TO GO? BMS students/parents: $10 in advance, $12 at the door; general admission: $15 in advance, $20 at the door. 646-765-4773. Brooklynmusicschool.org.

Cinderella
WHEN: Feb. 2 - Apr. 14, Repeating every week — Sundays, and Saturdays through April 18, 2019
WHERE: Puppetworks Inc, 338 Sixth Avenue (at 4th Street), Brooklyn, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: Watch the classic fairytale Cinderella performed by puppets. This show was adapted for marionettes by Nicolas Coppola.Performances are at 12:30 and 2:30pm. Cash only. Advance reservation required.
WANT TO GO? Child $10 Adult $11. http://puppetworks.org/.

Sing Along with Amy Miles
WHEN: Feb. 3 - 24, 10-10:45am and 11-11:45am
WHERE: Lark Cafe, 1007 Church Ave., Flatbush, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: Amy plays original and well-known songs on guitar, ukulele, and percussive things, with plenty of puppets and bubbles.
WANT TO GO? $10/family. 718-469-0140. Larkcafe.com.

Magic at Coney - The Sunday Matinee
WHEN: Feb. 3 - 24, Sundays, 12pm
WHERE: Coney Island USA, 1208 Surf Ave., Coney Island, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: A magical variety show highlighting a vast array of illusionists, escape artists, mentalists, and close-up magicians from around the world.
WANT TO GO? $10; $5 children younger than 12. 718-372-5159. coneyisland.com.

'Fly Feather' by Periferia Teatro (Spain)
WHEN: Feb. 5 - 10, Tuesday, 10:30am; Saturday-Sunday, 10:30am and 3:30pm
WHERE: BAM Fisher, 321 Ashland Place, Fort Greene, NY
AGES: 5-8
WHAT: Using wood-carved hand puppets and imaginative set-design, the Spanish Puppet Theater Company presents this warm and enduring show.
WANT TO GO? $18. bam.org.

Sing Along with the Sparrow Sisters
WHEN: Feb. 7 - 28, Thursdays, 10-11am
WHERE: Lark Cafe, 1007 Church Ave., Flatbush, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: The Sparrow Sisters perform a sweet mixture of folk and nursery songs with guitar, violin, vocal harmony, and sometimes a rhythm section.
WANT TO GO? $10/family. 718-469-0140. Larkcafe.com.

Children's Cultural Film Festival
WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 9, 2-6pm
WHERE: The Katmint Learning Initiative, 506 MacDonough St., Brooklyn, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: This initiative offers periodic film screenings, exploring the diversity of our communities through feature presentations about heritage.
WANT TO GO? Early Bird Special, $15; Children Early Bird Special, $5. 347-453-6609. thekatmint.com.

Disney's DCappella
WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 16, 8pm
WHERE: Kings Theatre, 1027 Flatbush Ave., Flatbush, NY
AGES: 9-17
WHAT: Created by Disney and a contemporary a cappella legend, DCapella appeals to fans of both Disney and a cappella with their modern versions of Disney hits.
WANT TO GO? prices vary. 845-469-2287. Kingstheatre.com.

Circus Incognitus
WHEN: Saturday, Mar. 2, 2:00pm
WHERE: On Stage At Kingsborough, 2001 Oriental Blvd., Brooklyn, NY
AGES: 9-12, All
WHAT: Jamie Adkins (Cirque Éloize, Pickle Family Circus): clown, juggler, balancing artist, and acrobat will delight audiences of all ages.
WANT TO GO? $13. 718-368-5596. onstageatkingsborough.org.

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